SUSTAINABLE FARMING

A dedicated blog page on sustainable farming methods. It features organic farming, IPM, Climate smart farming and urban agriculture.

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Can you grow money on trees?

Get 8 financial benefits or incentives of growing more trees in your farm. You can earn carbon credits, sell biofuels, organic mature or sell food & beverages

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How to run a school lunch program

Each day, millions of primary schools going children go hungry every day. School feeding programs is a multifaceted solution to reduce hunger while increasing school enrollment. For most vulnerable children, the single mid-day school meal...

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Where to buy the best water pumps in Kenya?

Are you looking to buy or lease a cheap irrigation water pump to push or pull water from the source to your farm or home? This guide will guide you on advantages of owning an...

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Vertical farming: What you need to know

How can you grow enough food for self-consumption and sale within urban areas?  In this blog article, we will discuss various vertical farming methods that are available for cheap food growing for urban people.  Urbanization...

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Why Climate-smart Agriculture?

Climate change is the worst risk to modern agriculture. Droughts, floods and erratic weather patterns have become more severe and frequent in the recent past. It impacts the food security, jobs and incomes of millions...

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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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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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Which fencing plants make the best hedges in Kenya

Are you a homeowner or landscaper looking for the best plants for the safe life fences? In our list, we have listed ten of the best ones that are widely used in Kenya’s rural and urban areas.
They are loved for their privacy, safety from trespass, security and beautiful hedges?