County Unveils COVID 19 Food Plan

County Unveils COVID 19 Food Plan

Read full article By Anne Mwale @Kenya News Agency Photo: ICRISAT The County government of Nakuru has launched an Agricultural Enterprises Support Programme targeted at ensuring production of staple food crops such as maize, wheat and vegetables was not interrupted...
How colonial policies eclipsed millet, sorghum

How colonial policies eclipsed millet, sorghum

Read full article by Peter Ndege@Daily Nation Photo Credit: Nation Media Group Farmers admire healthy sorghum crop at the Ngong Agricultural Harambee Showground in the 1980s. Millet and sorghum became popular and widely grown in Kenya because of their distinct...
New Hybrid Seeds For Sorghum And Millet Farmers

New Hybrid Seeds For Sorghum And Millet Farmers

Read full article by Roselyne Kavoo @ Kenya News Agency PC: KNA International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) has developed new parental hybrid lines for sorghum and pearl millet expected to increase yields by over 70 percent among...
How sorghum is giving Kerio Valley peace, prosperity

How sorghum is giving Kerio Valley peace, prosperity

Article by O K’onyango & W Kipsang @BusinessDaily PC: J Nyataya The arid Kerio Valley in Elgeyo Marakwet County is known for pastoralism. However, this source of livelihood has over the years proved unreliable, unsustainable and even dangerous due to rampant cases...
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