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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“It’s the little things citizens do. That’s what will make the difference. My little thing is planting trees.” — Wangari Maathai. Trees have many benefits on your health, surroundings and income. They provide food and...
The demand for organic fresh products direct from small farms is on the rise. It reflects the consumer’s preference for safe food products. The trend is after growing reports of illness and death from eating...
In a normal school calendar, learners would be in their second week of August holidays. Today, students in Kenya are on their sixth month of zero structured learning. It is a similar scenario in over...
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.
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
Gardeners and traders have an option to transport more goods for longer distances at a lower cost. Using an electric tuk-tuk or a motorized handcart.
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.