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As an agribusiness exploit, coffee farming has been neglected by farmers attributable to an endless list of problems. It, therefore, means that these instances have led to the low production of coffee. This is despite the fact that the Kenyan coffee is among the produce ranked as among the best quality. However, with efforts being …

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For many years, Nyandarua County has been labeled as the “Forgotten Land.” However, that erroneous narrative is set to be brutally deconstructed under Governor Francis Kimemia’s regime. In essence, Governor Francis Kimemia aspires to unleash the beast in Nyandarua County. For decades, Nyandarua has seen an ear of marginalization that resulted to underdevelopment. As a …

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As an agribusiness exploit, coffee farming has been neglected by farmers attributable to an endless list of problems. It, therefore, means that these instances have led to the low production of coffee. This is despite the fact that the Kenyan coffee is among the produce ranked as among the best quality. However, with efforts being …

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Ask most people about rabbit rearing and the answers you will get may shock you. Actually, and in this era, rabbits are usually associated with kids and other bunny-like tendencies. Many people will associate rabbits the tender-like aspects – that explains why kids will get rabbits as gifts to signify tenderness, innocence and care. That …

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In most cases, mentioning about the good side of agribusiness will attract a plethora of frowns from the audiences. Most people relate agribusiness practices to mean a connotation of a low life. In essence, many who see agribusiness as a venture not worthy investing in provide comical, if not digressing, thoughts about its lifestyle. The …

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By Dan Mwangi It may sound awkward but mushroom farming is among the most lucrative agribusiness ventures. Practically, at a time when jobs are hard to come by, some seemingly crazy ventures such as mushroom farming could well be an avenue for better fortunes. There are two types of mushrooms – the edible mushrooms and …

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African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) 2017 “The transformation of on-farm mechanisation can make a major contribution to improving rural livelihoods by boosting productivity and growth in rural incomes and making farming an appealing and worthwhile career choice for young people,” said Nuradin Osman, Vice President and General Manager, Africa for AGCO Corporation (AGCOcorp.com), Your Agriculture …

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It may sound crazy but the farming of snails has become one of the most lucrative business undertakings within the agribusiness realm. People may even wonder how to even think about rearing snails. Others will even go to the extremes and see the venture as one of the crazy undertakings that have been doled out …

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The Plant has a production capacity of 4000 metric tons (MT) of nitrogenous fertilizers per day or 1.5 MT per annum Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo today in Port Harcourt inaugurated a giant world-class fertilizer plant, built by Indorama (www.Indorama.com) Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited at the cost of $1.5 billion. The acting President used the …

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Unemployment is one of the most stringent issues that are facing our country right now. However, the ironic thing is that most graduates would rather look for jobs (that appear as mirage) rather than engage in agribusiness. A further ironic twist is manifested by the reality that these individuals don’t seem to realize that the …

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