Food Safety

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Agrinews 254: Top Agribusiness News this Week

What happened in the agriculture and food industry in Kenya, Africa and the world last week? This blog post will highlight the top and agribusiness news and headlines . In April week of 4th to...

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Why you should be a locavore

As an action against climate change, be a locavore; grow, buy and eat local food more often. These tips will cut your carbon footprint & GHGs emissions and benefit your states economy.

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What you need to know about organic Farming

This post addresses what you need to know about organic farming. It includes types, benefits and how you can raise crops and livestock organically in Kenya. Besides, there are tips for high yields for profitable organic farming and for home gardeners who are seeking self-sufficiency.

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How to guarantee food safety beyond COVID-19

Can COVID-19 measures such as quarantine, social distancing and hand-washing improve our food safety? Explore 12 lessons you can execute on your home, farm, ranch or pack-house.
They are in animal health management, safe crop protection and enhanced bio-security. for quality farm yields, safer goods and higher profits.

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Are pesticides shortening your life?

How can you reduce your exposure to pesticide poisoning as a farmer, chemical handler or consumer? learn various tips like using bio-pesticides, wearing PPEs, growing your own food and observing GAPs and IPM.

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10 Benefits of Urban Farming

Urban farming has many benefits to individuals, communities and companies.  As an urbanite, you can grow vegetables and fruits right in boxes placed on your backyard. You can raise small livestock such as goats, rabbits...