Category: 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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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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What is Sustainable Agriculture ?

Can modern farming systems sustain current and future food needs? The events in the food systems show extreme vulnerabilities in food systems to the growers and consumers. In this post, we look at sustainable agriculture...

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Best Vine Vegetables for your organic home garden

While selecting the best vegetables to grow, choose the crop with the most benefits for yields, food and nutrition. One way to get this right is growing a garden plant that you can use its...

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7 Awesome Agritech Solutions from Israel

Learn 7 agritech awesome innovations from Israel They are drip irrigation, water recycling, use of biopesticides and bio fertilizers. other focus on smart farming technologies that uses IoT and AI these are use of data analytics, robotics and sensors in farms.

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How to control aphids using safe organic methods

Aphids cause farmers a lot of financial and yield loss. You can control and prevent their outbreak in your land by observing hygienic gardening practices (GAPS) like precise irrigation. There are various natural methods and products for their control like the neem oil, diatomaceous earth or washing them off with clean water as outlined

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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 control floods in Kenya

What are affordable flood control and barrier solutions for your farm crops, homes and ranches. We propose 12 flood risk management solutions Individual farmers and ranchers or collectively in their cooperatives and groups can use these