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Horticulture Blooming in Uasin Gishu

Horticulture Blooming in Uasin Gishu

Uasin Gishu County is blessed with many advantages when it comes to horticulture. Mr. Wilber Mutai Ag. Director Agriculture, says the county has a favourable climate with diverse agro-climatic zones and long growing seasons which offer ideal conditions for growing a wide array of fruits, vegetables, spices and coffee. “With the aim of accelerating the transformation of the horticulture industry,...

Actualizing NOREB

Actualizing NOREB

CECMs representing NOREB on Wednesday held a meeting in Eldoret in a move to actualize the regional bloc formation by counterchecking on the milestones and how to tackle them in order to achieve the set goals. Led by CEO NOREB Dr.Dominic Biwott and other stakeholders, they noted that the pillar of the bloc is the cooperation of the members and...

Mandago takes maize probe to Nandi

Mandago takes maize probe to Nandi

Governor Jackson Mandago, EGH, has asked the Ministry of Agriculture to call a meeting to discuss on the government’s plan to offload up to 1.7 million bags of maize to millers. This follows a plan to sell off old stock to millers, as a way to decongest the silos in readiness for the purchase of last year’s new yield. It...

Increasing Revenue Collection

Increasing Revenue Collection

Uasin Gishu County is working with relevant stakeholders in a bid to increase revenue collection as well as come up with ways to ease operations for investors and business people across the County. On Wednesday, Executive in charge of Finance CPA Julius Rutto flanked by his Environment Counterpart Mary Njogu led stakeholders meeting with quarry owners where they discussed various...

Bloc prioritizes tranquil along the valley

Bloc prioritizes tranquil along the valley

The North Rift Economic Bloc is training focus on establishing and sustaining peace along parts of its member counties even as it nears being put into law. The bloc’s chair Jackson Mandago EGH says the immediate task is working to ensure that parts of the Kerio Valley belt realize tranquillity. Speaking during the NOREB Speakers Meeting at an Eldoret Hotel,...

Adapt mechanized methods to increase soil fertility

Adapt mechanized methods to increase soil fertility

Uasin Gishu County Deputy Governor H.E Daniel Chemno, on Tuesday evening, called out to the ministry of Agriculture to ease the current stringent procedures farmers go through in accessing credit facilities. While receiving members of the maize taskforce who had paid him a courtesy call at his County office, Chemno further noted that traditional methods of harvesting maize are hampering...

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