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Women Agro-Dealers Thriving in the Inputs Markets

Ndenderu based farmers in Kiambu County, it seems, have found their agro-dealer of choice in Salome Wambui. ¬†Not only does she run a well-stocked, well-branded, and well-positioned ¬†franchise in the area but has a distinct natural flair for good customer …

Boosting Crop Profits through Conservation Agriculture

In Kilili village, Makueni County, Eastern Kenya, a group of women are busy working in a farm under the supervision of a trainer. The women are members of a group known as Kilili Kathatu Kilimo Biashara Self Help Group (KIKA) …

Smallholder Dairy Farmers benefit from Quality Hay

For many years, farmers in Ndumberi, Kiambu County have been struggling to feed their dairy cows especially during the dry season. With the usual green fodder unavailable at this time, farmers are forced to spend a lot of money and …

Promoting Safe Water Use among Rural Consumers

A typical day for a woman in the Kanyadhiang area of Homabay County starts with waking up to a long walk either to a communal water tap or a spring to fetch water for her family or more often to …