Entries by Admin Kilimo

Fisheries Principal Secretary (PS) Micheni Ntiba has asked counties benefiting from the World Bank funded aquaculture programme to set aside monies to ensure the project does not collapse.

Fisheries Principal Secretary (PS) Micheni Ntiba has asked counties benefiting from the World Bank funded aquaculture programme to set aside monies to ensure the project does not collapse. Speaking in Nyeri on Monday during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with nine counties, the PS said that the counties should have a budget line […]

Kenya’s first fertiliser manufacturing plant is set to open in Nakuru by end of the year, in what is expected to boost farmers’ yields in 2021.

Kenya’s first fertiliser manufacturing plant is set to open in Nakuru by end of the year, in what is expected to boost farmers’ yields in 2021. The Sh3 billion NPK Compound Granulation plant will supply 100,000 tonnes of fertiliser, serving up to two million farmers in the country annually. The plant will produce fertiliser for […]

The Ministry of Agriculture will open up State-owned land for leasing to individual large-scale farmers as the government moves to ensure food security in the country through enhanced productivity.

The Ministry of Agriculture will open up State-owned land for leasing to individual large-scale farmers as the government moves to ensure food security in the country through enhanced productivity. Agriculture Principal Secretary Hamadi Boga said the ministry has already prepared a Cabinet memo. The government will call for bidders who can plough at least a […]

Earlier today, CAS Anne Nyaga disbursed Macadamia(5,000), Tea(20,000), Coffee(10,000), Hass Avocado(5,000) Seedlings in Embu County today.

Earlier today, CAS Anne Nyaga disbursed Macadamia(5,000), Tea(20,000), Coffee(10,000), Hass Avocado(5,000) Seedlings in Embu County today. Accompanied by County CEC of Agriculture, where they visited a couple of sites and got to engage with farmers. The day started with a courtesy call to the Deputy County Commissioner where she discussed on youth unemployment and the […]

The CAS for Livestock and Fisheries Dr.Jebii Kilimo today in Bomet county, handed over certificates to technicians (30)who were trained and equipped with the latest strategies of managing A.I kits.

The CAS for Livestock and Fisheries Dr.Jebii Kilimo today in Bomet county, handed over certificates to technicians (30)who were trained and equipped with the latest strategies of managing A.I kits. Madam Jebii Kilimo also handed over 20 A.I kits to Bomet County Government in order to promote farmers with affordable high quality animal genetics. The […]

Agriculture CS Hon Peter Munya commissioned the Kenya Animal Genetic Genetic Resources Center in Nyandarua County.

Agriculture CS Hon Peter Munya commissioned the Kenya Animal Genetic Genetic Resources Center in Nyandarua County. KAGRC, seeks to preserve and conserve animal genetic materials (semen embryo, tissues and live animals) and rear breeding sires for provision of high quality disease free semen to meet the national demand and for export. By commissioning the substation, […]