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Do we need Market Brokers in Agriculture?

Access to market remain the key challenge for small scale farming in Africa’s. Their profits are easily exploited by farm produce brokers. But can these fragmented, informal markets function efficiently without those middlemen? In this post we show how they are the “necessary evil” for the regions food security as we propose few solutions

What You Need To Know About GMO Foods?

After a decade, Kenya has lifted a ban on genetically modified, GMO agriculture. Since 2012 you could not cultivate any genetically modified crops in the Country. Moreover, it banned trade where you could not import food crops or animal feeds produced through biotechnology innovation.   The uplifting of the ban is expected to improve food…

How to make American Fluffy Pancakes better

In today’s post, we give you the best pancakes recipe for making the best American pancakes at home. Fluffy Pancakes as they are commonly known are a perfect meal for your breakfast or brunch. The best American fluffy pancakes are thick and rubbery leaving you full and happy.   Why should you try the fluffy pancakes…

What is the best method of rearing chicken in Kenya?

Are you looking for easiest way on how to start rearing chicken in Kenya?  Our post today, we give you a beginner’s guide on the common methods of chicken farming. Whether you want to rear chicken domestically or commercially. There are three methods of chicken farming discussed in this post; Read Next; Which is the…

How to make charcoal briquettes at home

What do Kenyans use to cook? According to a 2020 study, LPG, paraffin, firewood and charcoal are the primary cooking fuels in Kenya. 65% of households (majority in rural areas) prefer using firewood followed buy 19% who prefer using the LPG cooking gas. Kerosene fuel is the least used by only 6% of households. Primary…

Which is the best cooking stove in Kenya?

Are you searching for clean cooking stoves in Kenya? In this post, we will give you a list of the cheapest energy-saver charcoal stoves (jikos) and ethanol stoves (koko cookers) that are best for you. The analysis compares those cooking solutions based on their safety, cost and efficiency. The 5 best clean cooking stoves in…

Which are the best French beans varieties in Kenya?

In this post, we will give you a list of the best French beans varieties to grow in Kenya French beans farming in Kenya is one of the most profitable cash crops in Kenya. It’s a popular horticulture crop grown for the export market. Its grown for its unripe fruits locally also known as Muciiri,…