This afternoon CS Hon Peter Munya paid a visit the Kenya Animal Genetic Resources Centre (KAGRC) at AHITI Ndomba in Kirinyaga where he launched two Liquid Nitrogen trucks to boost AI services. One truck will be situated in Sotik to serve both the western and Rift Valley regions while the other will be based in Ndomba to serve Central and Eastern regions.
The CS also toured the liquid nitrogen plant and inspected the Goat AI Centre under construction. The Ksh 400m National Government funded Centre is so far about 90% complete. The Centre comprising of a semen processing lab and administration block will house over 84 breeding bucks from four different dairy goat breeds for semen production.