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New sorghum beer boon for farmers and industry

New sorghum beer boon for farmers and industry
Sorghum is wealth, was the message to farmers during the launch of a research paper on the crop, that shows how the previously ignored crop is now changing the fortunes of thousands of Kenyan farmers. Compiled by Egerton University’s research centre, Tegemeo Institute, and sponsored...

Poultry imports slowly crippling the local farmers

Stakeholders of the Kenyan poultry and animal feeds industry registered their worries, about poultry imports into the country. Officials from the Kenya Poultry Breeders Association, Kenya Poultry Farmers Association and Association of Kenya Feed Manufacturers, felt that the government had failed to consider current production...

Small scale farmers to get USD 9.4 million courtesy of Musoni and USAID

Small holder farmers will now benefit from a loan portfolio guarantee agreement between Musoni Microfinance Limited and United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Musoni Microfinance, will through this risk mitigation agreement, develop and roll out innovative financial loan products, to increase access to credit...

African governments urged to include animals in formulation of their policies.

The World Animal Protection organisation is running a global campaign christened, “Animals in Disaster”, which asks African governments to include animals in the formulation of their policies. According to Dr Judy Kimaru, the disaster manager for Africa at the organisation, “the national government should allocate...