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FAO in Kenya Jul 19
"🇰🇪 produced 50m bags of maize in 1961 when the population was only 6m. 2019, we are still producing 50m bags to feed close to 50 million. There's production but little productivity," Full interview:
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FAO in Kenya Jul 19
from July 2017 to date. The goal was to improve household income and nutrition in Kitui County. Chick survival has improved from 30-90% during the cold season, because of improved disease control measures.
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FAO Knowledge Jul 13
The right to food is a universal human right. Access to enough nutritious food should not be a privilege.
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Land Development Jul 17
'Engage qualified and ethical surveyors to minimize corruption cases' Mr Joseph Shuel, CEC Infrastructure Land and Urban Development, Laikipia County
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Agric Finance Corp Jul 17
Replying to @Agri_FinanceKe
The purpose of the joint field visit is to help the team understand how and the extent to which they can support small holder fish farmers in the County.
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FAO in Kenya Jul 16
The Kenya Cattle and Poultry Future Scenarios Report launched today. It looks at the current and future livestock production come 2050, the impact on livelihoods, environment & public health.
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FAO in Kenya Jul 13
Kalobeyei, Turkana: Students harvesting cowpeas leaves, okra and pumpkin from their school garden, as nutritious food for their households and the surplus as a source of income. Waste water from washing hands is used to irrigate the crops, a concept made possible by
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FAO in Kenya Jul 12
Refugee and host community farmers in Kalobeyei Turkana, harvest cowpeas leaves from a farm we helped to set up with funding, as an action towards . 265 farmers harvested 2650 kgs in 1 week, giving them a total income of 106,000 per harvest.
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Gabriel Rugalema Jul 1
- really proud to be associated with the Mwitoko Hatchery and Aquaculture Training Centre. It is our dream that this project becomes a centre of excellence in East Africa. Humbled 2 b the guest of honour today
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FAO in Kenya Jun 26
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FAO in Kenya Jun 26
is working to institutionalize the model which offers technical skills to communities in fragile ecosystems. In Kenya, they have played a key role in fostering integration between host and refugee communities with financial support from
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FAO in Kenya Jun 26
3,700 refugees and and local Turkana farmers from Turkana West Sub-County are graduating this week as celebrates the 30th Anniversary of . Yesterday integrated settlement graduated the first 22 FFS, and 3 Junior Farmer Field & Life Schools.
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Gabriel Rugalema Jun 24
Thank u 4 turning up in large number at the Agritec Show and Conference in Nairobi last week. Resounding success, excellent feedback. We got 175 exhibitors from 25 countries. Over 15,000 visitors passed through the booths, good business was conducted.
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Mr.Agriculture 🇰🇪 Jun 21
A policy roundtable & Workshop on Scaling Index-Based Insurance for in the region is happening from 24th-26th June at Campus in . The workshop is meant to raise visibility of what has been done in the project.
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FAO in Kenya Jun 19
The FAO representative in Kenya talking about factors that limit farmers in application of agricultural technology
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FAO in Kenya Jun 19
Quite rightly put by , without Agriculture, Kenya cannot realize the other pillars of the . For the next three days, and engage stakeholders to see how to better harness for better incomes for farmers. Join us
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FAO in Kenya Jun 19
Why is Kenya lagging behind in the adoption of ? Technology is seldom priced at an affordable price neither appropriate for the smallholder farmer. High level panel at the Opening of 6th Conference and Exhibition. This urgently needs to change!
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FAO in Kenya Jun 19
EU Land Governance Programme in Kenya is implemented by FAO in partnership with Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning , National Land Commission and county governments of Nandi, Baringo, Turkana, West Pokot, Samburu, Laikipia, Marsabit and Tana River
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FAO in Kenya Jun 19
The EU Land Governance in Kenya aims to improve food and nutrition security through equitable and secure access and management of land for better livelihoods and socio-economic development
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FAO in Kenya Jun 19
FAO coordinates and supports the implementation of the EU Land Governance Programme in 18 countries in Africa, Asia and South America since 2014
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