Munya asks North Rift residents to take advantage of free livestock vaccination

The  National government has begun supporting counties in North Rift region in the fight against livestock diseases through a massive free vaccination programme that was launched in Baringo  by  the  Agriculture Cabinet Secretary (CS), Peter  Munya. Munya  expressed the need for livestock vaccination in entire counties in North Rift region, saying there was risk of […]

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Government Unveils Reforms in Tea Sector

The  government has proposed new policy regulatory and administrative framework to reenergize the ailing tea sector in the country. The  Agriculture Cabinet Secretary (CS), Peter  Munya said the regulatory reforms were critical in revitalizing the sorry state in the tea sub sector to ensure that farmers got the value of their toil. “Government agenda is […]

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Munya hands over ministry to successor

The  Cabinet  Secretary (CS) for Agriculture, Peter  Munya on Monday handed over his former Industry, Trade and Cooperatives Ministry  to the new CS, Betty  Maina. Maina who  was  a former Principal Secretary of Environment  assumed her position in a brief ceremony held at the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Building, Nairobi Speaking during the event, […]

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War on desert locusts intensified in Marsabit

The  government has released 1400 litres of appropriate pesticides to Marsabit County as the war against desert locusts invasion intensified across the country, Agriculture Cabinet  Secretary (CS), Peter  Munya  has said. Speaking  in Laisamis location on Monday, when he visited the area to assess the progress in the control of the pests, Munya  said the […]

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Government rice-buying project to end adulteration, deliver safe products for citizens

Mwea  farmers are happy with the recent announcement by the government that a kilo of rice retails at Sh.85. The  announcement made by President Uhuru during his tour of Kirinyaga County last Saturday, will now see a kilo of rice rise from the previous Sh.55 to Sh.85, an increase of Sh.30. The Cabinet Secretary for […]

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