Irungu Nyakera, the modern day Norman Ernest

By Alex Njuguna Former Principal Secretary Irungu Nyakera is one of the vocal leaders in Kenya who has been advocating for Successful agricultural transformations. Ably representing Norman Ernest Borlaug, an American Agricultural... Read more »

Why Machakos, Nyandarua, Uasin Gishu and now Elgweyo Marakwet delegations are flocking to Muranga County

By Joy Macharia Delegations from Machakos, Nyandarua and Elegeyo Marakwet Counties have been making endless and countless trips to Muranga for benchmarking lessons to learn a thing or two about Governor Mwangi... Read more »

Irungu Nyakera, the cornerstone that was rejected by builders

By Joy Macharia Former Ps Irungu Nyakera’s efforts of fighting for farmers have continued yielding fruits and has now been added a new task by Agriculture Cs Peter Munya. Like the biblical... Read more »

Kiru tea farmers dismiss recently held elections, term them illegal

By Joy Macharia   A section of tea farmers from Kiru tea factory have dismissed the recently held factory elections terming them illegal, shambolic and against the spirit of the rule of... Read more »

Lawyer Pokes Holes in Directive to Hold Factory Elections

By reporter The directive recently issued to the Attorney General and other state organs to oversee the elections of factory directors for factories managed by the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) is... Read more »

Farmers want Agriculture Ministry to appoint Tea Board members to implement Tea Act

By Allan Wanjiku Tea farmers want Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya to appoint members of the newly introduced Tea Board of Kenya with immediate effect so as to implement the Tea Act.... Read more »

Wakili Edward Muriu starts Pesa Mfukoni Initiative to triple dairy farmers’ earnings

By Allan Wanjiku Gatanga’s generous so Wakili Edward Muriu has intensified has economic uplifting programs geared at putting more money into peoples’ pockets, this time launching an ambitious Pesa Mfukoni Initiative to... Read more »

How a partnership between Nestle and Coffee Management Services has miraculously tripled coffee production and the premium grades

By Ndungu Gachane A partnership between Nestlé, the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company and Coffee Management Services (CMS), an agribusiness firm offering coffee farm management services in East Africa has... Read more »

Tea Lobby group supports coffee bill that seeks to eliminate middlemen in coffee sector

By Allan Wanjiku Kenya Tea Sector Lobby group has threw its support to the proposed Coffee Bill 2020 that seek to offer a lifeline to the ailing coffee sector. Through chairperson Irungu... Read more »

Cs Munya, Agriculture Ministry suffers a major set back on suit against KTDA polls

By Allan Wanjiku Agriculture Cs Peter Munya has suffered a major set back after his petition that sought to stop KTDA from conducting polls was dismissed by the High Court. This means... Read more »