Government prepared to combat second wave of desert locusts

The government has assured farmers that the country has sufficient stocks of chemicals and other vital resources required to fight against a bigger invasion of a second wave of desert locusts that experts predict will land mid this month and early January next year. Locust monitoring specialists at National Locust Control Centre estimate that massive […]

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Agriculture CS optimistic on national government in tackling locust menace

Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Cooperatives Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya has reaffirmed the national government’s commitment towards the locust eradication programme currently underway in large parts of the Coast and North Eastern region. He stated that the national government had already started a locust eradication initiative in Tana River, Lamu, Kilifi, Garissa and Mandera adding that […]

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