State Department of Agriculture

State Department of Livestock

State Department of Fisheries and Blue Economy

National Government, Counties to join hands in food production

National Government, Counties to join hands in food production

The Government has committed to formulate and roll out agriculture strategies aimed at promoting agriculture through youth-run agricultural enterprises. During a successful two day Inter-Governmental Agriculture Forum held in Mombasa on November 21-22, 2016, both National and County levels of Government appreciated the role each was playing in implementing agricultural policies for increased food production. […]

Agriculture and Food Authority gets new Board

Agriculture and Food Authority gets new Board

The Food and Agriculture Authority (AFA) now has a new Interim Management Committee which will run the affairs of the regulatory organization for one year up to November 7, 2017. The 7-man Committee which will exercise the full authority of a Board of Directors will be chaired by Mr. Raphael Lekoolol. Inaugurating the Committee on […]

Produce more food to feed growing population

Produce more food to feed growing population

Produce more food to feed growing population – CS Willy Bett Kenya’s population is growing by 1 million annually hence the need to boost food production to ensure national food security, Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries Cabinet Secretary Mr. Willy Bett says. “Restructuring of production techniques through adoption of new technology, mechanization and irrigation was the […]

Agricultural institutions to develop Business Plans

Agricultural institutions to develop Business Plans

Develop Business Plans, CS Willy Bett tells agricultural institutions Public Agricultural institutions must develop business plans if they were to run their farms and agribusinesses profitably, Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett says. The CS says most Government agricultural research and training institutions had plenty of land and ran agribusinesses ranging from dairy […]