March 24, 2017
MOVERS & SHAKERS
ECONOMY & POLITICS
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Hyacinth is worth billions! A kilo is selling for Sh225
THE NEW 'GOLD'?: Murang'a-based scientist, Simon Mwaura, says he has found a market for weeds in United Arab Emirates
March 22, 2017
Commercial bees, the unsung heroes of the nut business
NO BEES NO ALMOND: Farmers renting hives for few weeks to facilitate pollination of almond trees to produce...
March 15, 2017
Coffee drops to 4th foreign exchange earner
Coffee has been ranked as the fourth leading foreign exchange earner for Kenya after tea, tourism and horticulture. Speaking...
November 30, 2016
Potato brokers chopped off
Farmers selling potatoes on OLX using mobile phones without internet connection Online classifieds company OLX is targeting trade in potatoes, a...
September 7, 2016
Tea farmers to earn Ksh84 billion
Tea farmers are...
September 6, 2016
KCB and Tuskys partner to lift youth in farming
The KCB Foundation and Tuskys Supermarket have entered into a strategic partnership to support contract farming for thousands of...
June 15, 2016
Technology seen to lift tea earnings
Last week Kenya hosted the first ever African Tea Science Symposium and 22nd session of the FAO/IGG conference on Tea at...
May 30, 2016
Dairy farm that runs on high-tech software
Biko Kithinji shares tricks of milking a fortune from dairy cows Dairy farming is not everyone’s glass of milk. Policy-related challenges...
May 25, 2016
Western Kenya to host rabbit urine fertilizer factory
Western Kenya will be the first region to host a unique factory that will utilise rabbit urine in manufacturing...
May 23, 2016
APA Insurance gets Ksh252m to fund rural farmers
APA Insurance has received a Ksh252 million ($2.5 million) funding from the MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity to...
April 21, 2016