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
Farmers in Murang’a under the Kenya Avocado Association are requesting Pesticide Product Control Board (PPCB) to approve chemicals that they will use against pests and diseases to boost production.
They said bonus to avocado farmersChairman of the AssociationErnest MuthomiGeneral Manager of Kakuzi Company LtdKenya Avocado AssociationPaul MbuguaPesticide Product Control BoardPPCB Read on
More than 2, 000 homesteads in Murang’a County are targeted to benefit with avocado seedlings as the county eyes to exploit the vast Chinese market.
The county government this year plans Avocado Society of Kenya Chief Executive OfficerChinaChinese marketErnest Muthomigovernor Mwangi wa IriaKARLOMauritius and SeychellesMurang’a avocado farmers’ cooperative society Read on