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UASIN GISHU EMBARKS ON PHASE 2 OF KIJANA NA ACRE INITIATIVE
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UASIN GISHU EMBARKS ON PHASE 2 OF KIJANA NA ACRE INITIATIVE

The Department of Agriculture Livestock and Fisheries visited Green Farm Legetet self-help group in Megun Ward, a self-help group that benefitted from the Kijana na Acre Phase 1 and Horticulture Business Strategy (HBS). Leading the team whose aim was to determine how the funds has helped them, Kapseret sub-county Agricultural Officer Evelyn Andiema lauded the...

AGRICULTURAL FARMERS TO REAP MORE THROUGH AGRICULTURAL DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY
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AGRICULTURAL FARMERS TO REAP MORE THROUGH AGRICULTURAL DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Uasin Gishu County farmers will now have an improved way of farming after the County Government in collaboration with Kenya Climate-Smart Agriculture Project (KCSAP) today, conducted a training session for agricultural stakeholders in the county at the Teachers Advisory Center (TAC). The training is aimed at equipping the farmers with different techniques on farming and...

COUNTY, ASK PARTNERING TO FURTHER IMPROVE AGRICULTURE
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COUNTY, ASK PARTNERING TO FURTHER IMPROVE AGRICULTURE

The County Government of Uasin Gishu has offered to partner with the Agricultural Society of Kenya to better position the union in a path to revitalization. Governor Jackson Mandago EGH, offered brilliant advice to ASK as the society came calling Tuesday ahead of this year’s exhibition in March in Eldoret. Speaking as he hosted ASK...

AVOCADO MARKET ON THE RISE AS UASIN GISHU EYES TO MEET THE GAP IN THE INTERNATIONAL MARKETS
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AVOCADO MARKET ON THE RISE AS UASIN GISHU EYES TO MEET THE GAP IN THE INTERNATIONAL MARKETS

Uasin Gishu County has favourable conditions that support the best avocadoes. Avocadoes from this region are currently on demand in new markets as Europe, Asia and part of the Americas. This was disclosed today by a team of investors who paid a courtesy call to the office of Deputy Governor Daniel Chemno. According to C.J...

STAY FOCUSED, MANDAGO ADVISES AS INTERNS GET A FEEL OF PUBLIC SERVICE
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STAY FOCUSED, MANDAGO ADVISES AS INTERNS GET A FEEL OF PUBLIC SERVICE

Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago EGH has called on the youth to stay focused and keep off practices that can derail them from paths to better futures. The Governor spoke this as he addressed youth absorbed by the County Government of Uasin Gishu into this year’s Internship Program. The interns, totaling to 700 are relishing...

DAIRY FARMERS SET TO REAP BIG IN NEW PROGRAM
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DAIRY FARMERS SET TO REAP BIG IN NEW PROGRAM

A significant increase in milk production has been anticipated following an incentive program set to be rolled out by the County Government of Uasin Gishu. Through a collaboration with the World Bank, the program is expected to see an increase in milk production. The county has set up about 46 cooling plants. The program dubbed...

UASIN GISHU IS THE NEW FRONTIER FOR CASH CROP FARMING – KEPHIS
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UASIN GISHU IS THE NEW FRONTIER FOR CASH CROP FARMING – KEPHIS

The County Government of Uasin Gishu County has been singled out as one of the few administrations that has addressed challenges of access to quality seeds to farmers as a key component of both food security and improving the quality of agricultural exports. Speaking during a courtesy call at Uasin Gishu county headquarters, KEPHIS chairman...

UASIN GISHU TOPS ON DIVERSIFICATION MATTERS
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UASIN GISHU TOPS ON DIVERSIFICATION MATTERS

Ugandan Clerk to Authority, Reuben Kamoge has praised Uasin Gishu’s diversification idea terming it the best way forward to improve the locals’ livelihood. Kamoge who was accompanied by the County Director in charge of Agriculture, Wilbur Mutai praised the leadership that has seen many rallied to join the move. Having Uasin Gishu being widely known...

UG AI Services Now Offered Through Cooperative Societies
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UG AI Services Now Offered Through Cooperative Societies

Uasin Gishu County Executive in charge of Agriculture, Livestock, and Fisheries Mr. Samuel Yego have challenged Cooperative Societies to take full control of the county AI services. The CECM who was speaking to senior officers from both Agriculture and Cooperatives Departments emphasized the need for farmers to join cooperative societies to enable them to benefit...

Happy Farmers Fast embracing Diversification call
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Happy Farmers Fast embracing Diversification call

County Government of Uasin Gishu will not relent in it’s mandate to totally eradicate poverty amongst its residents through a rigorous campaign of sensitizing and supporting farmers in various viable farming ventures. Speaking at a Smallholder Dairy Commercialization Programme  (SDCP/ UGC DCA) exit workshop in Ainabkoi Farmers Coop Society chilling plant, Uasin Gishu Deputy Governor...

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