Tag: poultry

How Poultry Farmer Joseph Otiende Navigates the Unemployment Landscape

Many Kenyans fight to cope with the economy's harshness in order to survive it but those who survive harsh conditions are those that think out of the box

Back to the roots as DP Ruto sells chickens at ‘hustlers’ market

Auction raised Sh6 million and brought together small-scale poultry farmers with a total of 5,000 chickens sold at Sh1,200 each

Drought compels nomadic women to acquire land

They have pooled financial resources and acquiring land to start small projects like poultry farming and beekeeping

Gospel Singer Gloria Muliro Flourishes as a Farmer

On a two-acre farm in Juja, gospel singer Gloria Muliro finds solace as a poultry farmer. With her business partner, Shinel Wanjashe, they keep more than 1,000 indigenous (kienyeji) chicken . It is a combination that is intriguing to those who don’t know Gloria. At the...

Graduate who sleeps with her chicken in return for money

After graduating with a degree in community development from Egerton University, Imelda Akinyi started poultry farming in 2015 instead of looking for a salaried job. With capital of Ksh50,000, she constructed a house and bought 50 chicks at Ksh100 each and some feeds. Hardly two years...

Half-Baked Graduate Who Quit TV Makes It Big In Farming

Caleb Karuga, a college dropout who became an investigative television journalist,  says he was inspired by a mole trapper he featured on his show