Agricultural Financing Solutions in Kenya

We usually get hundreds of messages requesting for agricultural enterprises financing. Since we do not finance, i though it better to sum up several financing solutions...

Strategies of financing your agricultural enterprise

Well, financing has been one of the biggest huddles in farming. Below are some of the tips and solutions that you might use to curb the challenge. If you are employed,...

10 tips on effective agricultural financing

Financing of agricultural enterprises is not easy, especially for starters. The unpredictability of the business makes it very volatile. Other tips of ensuring you save...

Sheep Farming

INTRODUCTION Sheep farming is the raising and breeding of domestic sheep. Sheep are raised principally for their meat, lamb or mutton, for their milk, or for wool. They...

Rabbit Farming

INTRODUCTION Rabbit production is one of the livestock enterprises with the greatest potential and room for expansion in Kenya. This is because of their minimal...

Poultry Farming

INTRODUCTION Poultry farming is the raising o fdomesticated bird such as chickens, turkeys,ducks and geese for the purpose of farming meat or eggs for...

Pig Farming

INTRODUCTION Pig farming in Kenya can yield a rapid rate of return on capital employed if only pig farmers make little attempt to obtain maximum productivity. Often pig...

Goat Farming

INTRODUCTION The goat is a versatile animal. It is known as the ‘poor man’s cow’ in India. Goats can be kept with littler expense. Marginal or undulating...

Fish Farming

INTRODUCTION Aquaculture industry in Kenya has greatly grown over the last few decades. Promotion of aquaculture started in the early 1920s as a subsistence means of...

Dairy Cattle

INTRODUCTION Dairy farming is a long-term milk production activity, from which milk may be either processed on-site or transported to a dairy factory for processing...

Beef Cattle

INTRODUCTION Beef cattle are domesticated animals raised for meat production (as distinguished from dairy cattle, used for milk production). The meat of adult cattle...

Red Worms

Worms make organic manure through vermicomposting process which involves getting worms in trash bins to decompose waste into manure. The worms then excrete waste, which...

Avocado

INTRODUCTION The avocado is native to the Americas. It is very nutritious with a high protein and oil content and is becoming increasingly important as an export crop. ...

Capsicum

INTRODUCTION Capsicum is also known as pilipili hoho in Swahili. Capsicum is a genus of flowering plants in the nightshade family Solanaceae. Its species are native to...

Brinjals

INTRODUCTION Brinjals is the nightshade Solanum melongena, also known as the aubergine, brinjal eggplant, eggplant, melongene, or guinea squash. It was domesticated in...

Cauliflower

INTRODUCTION Cauliflowers were introduced to France from Genoa in the 16th century. It is a cool season vegetable that is considered a delicacy by many persons. It is a...