Farmer Adopts Striga Tolerant Maize Variety and Increases Yield

Field days or fairs have become popular in Kenya with thousands of farmers always seeking to learn improved or new crop production technologies that would increase their yields and help their crops perform better. The field days also give the farmers a chance to discuss openly with the service providers on the solutions offered to […]

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From a farmers group to a trading company; farmer group enjoys the change in their fortune as maize yields improve.

Maize is a staple food for most households and grown almost everywhere in Kenya. There are many challenges that most maize farmers must deal with, climate change, pests, diseases just to mention a few. However there is one problem that remains – ruined nutrient-starved soils from where all problems start from. Kakamega County is no […]

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Revitilizing Maize Farming County by County

Residents in Mosop Sub County mostly rely on Maize as their key source of income. However over the years their fortunes in this enterprise has sharply gone down. The farming community has faced myriad of challenges including high soil PH, poor agronomic practices, huge post harvest losses, inefficient and poor marketing systems making it impossible […]

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Farmer Tripples Maize Production by Changing His Farming Practices

Even as several farmers from Tigania East are disheartened over poor production, a farmer in Kunati Location is showing how adopting progressive farming practices can reap fortunes. James Murimi, a small holder farmer in Tigania East undu village is just but one of thousands of farmers who have benefited from the variety of trainings offered by […]

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