Officers from Agriculture Foods Authority (AFA) have intercepted three containers suspected to ferry immature avocados.
The containers with 75 tonnes of avocados are being held in Mombasa where they were intercepted AFA Interim DirectorAntony MureithiAvocado Society of Kenya Chief Executive OfficerErnest MuthomiFredrick Munyuaimmature avocadoesintercepted three containersMurang’a County Director of Avocado Read on
Operations in macadamia processing plants have been stopped following low quality of delivered nuts.
The processors have decried immature nuts being supplied by farmers, saying the nuts do not meet export AFAAntony MureithiCharles Muigaimacadamia processing plantsNPAKNPAK Chief Executive Officer Read on
The Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA) will embark on strategies aimed at boosting avocado farming across the country.
The authority will partner with county governments in providing needed technical know-how and AFA Interim DirectorAntony Mureithiavocado farmingavocadoesexportsMwangi wa IriapartnershipVice Chairman of Council of Governors Read on