West Pokot farmer draws fortune from Sukuma wiki

Though West Pokot County has tremendous potential to produce Sukuma wiki (kales) vegetables, many local residents still import from other counties due to lack of sufficient supply. However, this is changing as farmers have now switched from livestock and maize farming to high-paying Sukuma wiki farming in the region. Donald Barasa, a Sukuma wiki vegetable […]

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AFA launches implementation of potato packaging regulations

Potato farmers are set to reap big after Agricultural Food Authority (AFA) yesterday launched a national-wide crackdown against cartels flaunting potato packaging regulations as stipulated in the crops act 2013. Speaking during the official launch in Meru, County AFA Director-General Kello Harsama said the authority has joined hands with various agencies as well as county […]

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Ngilu Highlights the County’s scorecard in the Assembly address

The  Kitui Governor, Charity Ngilu underscored her government’s achievements a year in office. Ngilu said she had invested heavily in the rehabilitation and development of structures for collection and distribution of water, with priority given to areas within the County where people traveled long distances in search of the basic commodity. In her state of […]

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