Category: CSA

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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 mitigate the effects of floods on your farm

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

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Agribyte: Motorcycle powered irrigation water pumps

Use your motorbike to pump water efficiently and cheaply. This smart innovation from Kenya is cheaper to buy and use than the traditional diesel and petrol pumps. Besides a boda boda, you can attach the motorcycle powered water pump to tuk-tuk or a micro cultivator.

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Effects of floods on Kenya’s Agriculture

What are the effects of floods on agriculture? We discuss both positive and negative effects including loss of life and property, food insecurity, animal health and effects on fishing.