How can women-led SMEs in Kenya’s semi-arid lands build resilience to climate change?

By Joanes Atela and Kate Gannon

Semi-arid lands (SALs) in developing countries are climate change ‘hot spots’ – or areas where climate change is having grave impacts, such as longer and more frequent droughts. This creates new challenges for jobs

Milk supply; Why data tells only half the story

By Chris Silali and Chris Shimba

The dairy industry in Kenya is a significant agricultural sub-sector contributing to the national economy, household incomes and food security. It contributes 40 per cent to the agricultural GDP and 4 per cent to

Turning Around Water Utilities in Northern Kenya

Water sector development in Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASAL), especially in Northern Kenya, has been lagging behind as compared to other regions in Kenya. This is partly blamed on the high poverty index of about 70%, which has been pushing …

Public Private Partnership for Improved Extension Services

Kenya has a long history of public agricultural extension services. In the past, the government was solely responsible for the provision of extension services through the Ministry of Agriculture. Today, the government extension officials to farmer ratio is very minimal …

New Rangeland Management Plan Kicks Off

At Kenya Markets Trust, we acknowledge sustainable rangeland management practices as one of the means of transforming the livestock sector in the country.

Sustainable Rangeland Management (SRM) refers to practices and technologies that aim to integrate the management of land

Media Invite: Stakeholder forum on Improving Extension Services for Increased Agricultural Production and Food Safety

Kenya Markets Trust in conjunction with the Agrochemicals Association of Kenya (AAK) invites the media to cover a stakeholders’ breakfast forum on improving extension services for increased agricultural production and food safety for both local and export markets. The forum …

Media Advisory: Conference On Addressing Sustainable Provision and Governance Of Rural Water Management

Press release: Consultative Workshop on Sustainable Partnerships in formal and informal milk marketing for enhanced market access and compliance

Busia County Agro-dealer Association Launch Media Brief

Isiolo Livestock Workshop Media Brief

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