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Farmers advised to take up crop insurance

Small holder farmers have been advised to take up crop insurance to protect themselves against losses triggered by weather unpredictability. Principal Secretary State Department for Crop Development and Agricultural Research, Prof. Hamadi

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Sacco now exports 2850 bags of carrots to Uganda per week, says CECM

The  Nakuru County government has pledged to enforce laws that curb exploitation of carrot farmers by middlemen. The  County Executive Committee Member for Agriculture, Dr. Immaculate Maina said most farmers of

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County partners with indigenous communities in adoption of modern honey production methods

The  County Government of Nakuru is promoting adoption of modern honey production methods and value addition in the subsector by the Ogiek community. Beekeeping which has been traditionally a vital part

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Soil degradation, a threat to food security

Food  insecurity is looming following continued soil degradation in the country’s food basket areas. Soil scientists are now calling for urgent measures to address soil fertility, warning of an acute food

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County to spend millions to establish aquaculture

The  Nakuru County government has set aside Sh.40 million to start aquaculture farming in Naivasha to help reduce pressure on fishing at Lake Naivasha. The  partnership with small-scale farmers  will see

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