Category: <span>Impact</span>

Counting on Macadamia for Agri-Revolution
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Counting on Macadamia for Agri-Revolution

A drive through Bwake ward in Bungoma county and farms are characterised by a dry maize crop, while some have young well-green sugarcane crop. At Khachoge village is a farm of its kind. Here, you are ushered in by an orchard with different fruits varieties. There are short flowering mango trees, well fruited pawpaw trees,...

October 6, 2020September 23, 2020by
Embracing Snow Peas Locally, Seeking Market Internationally
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Embracing Snow Peas Locally, Seeking Market Internationally

On a sunny afternoon at Pipeline in Nakuru, Sicily Karimi is joined by some of her farm workers in harvesting a ready snow peas crop. Today though, the harvest is not for the market, but for her own family’s consumption. She supplies fresh produce to hotels and supermarkets in Nakuru, but has decided to be...

September 29, 2020September 28, 2020by
Teachers’ Hope to Benefit From MARKUP in Passion Fruits Farming
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Teachers’ Hope to Benefit From MARKUP in Passion Fruits Farming

When schools closed early this year, Edwin Kiprop and Martha Ayabei, both the teachers, have busy making extra coin from passion fruits farming. The couple ventured into passion farming in 2015 after realizing poor returns form the maize crop from their farm. Initially, they planted maize for three years but we had to wait for...

September 23, 2020September 23, 2020by