Entries by Admin Kilimo

CAS Madam Anne Nyaga visits youth innovators in Nakuru County

Today CAS Madam Anne Nyaga visited youth innovators in Nakuru County to sensitize them on different government initiatives that they can uptake. Among them is Mr. Paul Ngugi who quit medicine for innovative agricultural manufacturing. At his farm, he is manufacturing plastic fish tanks with a capacity to hold 600-700 Tilapia and 500 catfish. He […]

CAS Anne Nyaga visits the Beach Management Unit of Lake Naivasha

In collaboration with the County Government of Nakuru, CAS Anne Nyaga visited the Beach Management Unit of Lake Naivasha where she had an opportunity to listen to the challenges that the fisherfolk are facing. They resolved that an independent Taskforce be formed to look into the issues raised and give recommendations. She also emphasized the […]

National Livestock to increase, says CS Peter Munya

The CS Peter Munya today morning launched the National Livestock Vaccination Programme in Kajiado county at Oloosuyian . The programme according to the government is to control trans boundary animal diseases or TADS which threaten livestock. Munya said livestock production in Kenya is always under the threat of occurrence of a number of diseases like […]

Government committed to assist youth initiate profitable agri-business start-ups, says Agriculture Chief Administrative Secretary

Agriculture Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Ann Nyaga today visited several agri-business ventures driven by young people in Kiambu where she reiterated Government commitment to assist the youth over-come challenges facing their start-ups. After listening to inspiring and successful agri-business stories from the young entrepreneurs, the CAS re-assured them that the Government has put in place […]

The government has introduced E-voucher -to give subsidies to small scale farmers and lower the prices of inputs even further

  The government has introduced E-voucher -to give subsidies to small scale farmers and lower the prices of inputs even further. In this regard, farmers will be issued with smart cards with which they can access farm inputs at a subsided price by swiping at the participating outlets. In other words, the farmer pays only […]

CS Hon Peter Munya visited Machakos County and held a sensitization meeting with representatives of cooperative societies on the ongoing coffee sector reforms.

Earlier today, CS Hon Peter Munya visited Machakos County and held a sensitization meeting with representatives of cooperative societies on the ongoing coffee sector reforms. He was joined by Machakos Deputy Governor Eng Francis Maliti who hosted him to s luncheon at the white house the new Governors office. The CS explained that the measures in […]

CAS Madam Anne Nyaga tours the Embu County Coffee Mill in Embu

As the Ministry works towards revitalizing the coffee sector, today CAS Madam Anne Nyaga toured the Embu County Coffee Mill in Embu, to assess its progress in milling and sensitize the union leadership on the Cherry Advance Fund and the Coffee Revitalization Program. The team was led by the union chairman and its leadership, whose […]