AGATHA NGOTHO

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45 million Kenyans frequently consume chicken - UN

Urbanisation, population growth and increased income projected to push up consumption.

Graduate quits job hunt to mint millions in onion farming

He anticipates to harvest 10,000 kilos from 12 acres, earning Sh1 million.

Ministry is taking stock of the maize available to advise on the quantity that is currently needed to be imported

Farmers told to sell maize that they may be hoarding before imports get into the country and fluctuate the prices

Scientists release new, weed-resistant sorghum variety

It resists striga, a destructive parasitic weed that can cause up to 100 per cent yield loss.

Maize prices could hit Sh4,500 per 90kg bag next week

State told to cushion consumers against high cost of unga, Sh150 for 2kg packet.

Upsurge in tea cottage factories to spur competition

Private investors join trade in droves following repeal of Tea Act (Cap 343).

You can make wine or yoghurt from tea — researcher

He says Kenya is moving into other specialty teas to enable farmers get value for their money.

Drink more tea for better health, slow down ageing

Experts advise that you should take at least eight cups of black tea a day to stay healthy

Girl who shunned popular courses seeks to make farming fun

Atieno says it is a misconception held by many that agriculture is all old and boring

Bread prices shoot up by Sh5 to Sh60

Millers say shortage has led to increase of wheat prices to over Sh4,000 per 90kg bag.

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