Author: Samuel K

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How profitable is Tomato farming in Kenya?

In this article, learn how much money you can make farming tomatoes in Kenya. The analysis compares costs and income for ¼ and 1 acre piece of land for the open field cultivation using irrigation....

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How profitable is tomato growing in Greenhouses?

In this article, learn how much money you can make farming tomatoes in greenhouses. The analysis has the incomes and costs for growing tomato in a 30 by 8 green house for the small-scale farmers....

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Best solar panels in 2021

In this post, learn the best types and brands of solar panels for homes you can install for maximum power generation. The criterion for the list looks at factors such as conversion efficiency, durability, cost among others

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Solar energy: Why you need to switch now!

Learn the benefits and uses of solar energy in homes and businesses. The post is divided into two sections: Benefits of using solar electricity and thermal heating
Uses of solar energy in businesses and at home;

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Solar Power electricity: What you need to know

Learn how the on-grid net metering and off-grid standalone solar panel electricity systems work. Get steps to follow to go solar by assessment, installation, testing and commissioning

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Best horticulture products for the export market

Are you looking to venture into horticulture farming for export in Kenya? In this post we give you a list of best vegetables, herbs and fruits you can grow in Kenya to target the export...

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Flood control measures for farmers

According to the World Resources Institute, River floods affect 21 million people each year. Most are in food-insecure regions of Asia and Africa. Climate change is likely to worsen the severity and frequency of floods....

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Agricultural Lime: Why you need it.

Are you looking to increase crop yield this season? Use of agricultural lime can help you by correcting one of main challenges in Kenya, soil acidity. According to soil testing studies, Acidic soils occupy 13%...

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Agriculture laws and policies in Kenya

Which are the current laws and policies with a direct or indirect effect on agriculture in Kenya? This article is a mini compendium of all the rules and regulations that has an influence on prices...