Monthly Archives: October 2015

Banana Farming Tips for Kenyan Farmers

Banana Farming

Getting tips on how to grow bananas will help a farmer in identifying and realizing a worthwhile agribusiness opportunity. Banana is one of the most popular fruits amongst Kenyan communities. It is also a staple food to others. They are cultivated both in small scale farming and large scale farming. Locally the market is readily available. In order to meet ...

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Tips for Aquaponics Farming in Kenya

aquaponics

Aquaponics farming involves rearing of aquatic animals and growing plants in the same space. The system provides will go a long way to ensuring agricultural sustainability. It tends to maximize space and conserve water through recycling. Again reduces use of inorganic fertilizer promoting organic farming. Functionality of the system is; the fish provides organic manure to plants likewise the plants ...

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Profitable Farming – Adopt Hydroponics and Increase Production

hydroponics

Adopt Hydroponics and Maximize Production In the recent past, hydroponics farming technique has increasingly gained momentum among Kenyan farmers especially livestock farmers. Seemingly, the technology is a new innovation in the country though it has been in existence for more than 50 years globally. There are various ways in which the technology can be applied in agricultural production. Livestock production ...

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[Video] Pig Farming

pig farming in Kenya

Pig farming | Jeniffer is one wonderful young lady. Kenyan Farmer visited her pig farm and we were amazed at what she’s doing. We actually saw the largest pig any one of us had ever seen on her farm. Citizen TV also had a visit prior to ours. See her story here: If you would like to learn more about ...

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Aquaponic Poultry

Aquaponic Poultry

Aquaponic poultry farming is an integrated farming method where you rear fish, poultry and have hydroponic plants all in one structure. These plants and animals depend on each other such that you minimize on cost of feeds to almost zero while maximizing on the output. You also use very little water to run the entire system. In the aquaponic poultry ...

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Hydroponics Farming in Kenya

Hydroponic Farming

Hydroponics Farming This is a method of farming where you avoid using soil as your medium of support and nutrients supply for your plants. Instead, you only use water or hydroponic nutrients as the only medium of nutrients supply, and then use river sand, gravel or a similar medium to support the plants. According to Wikipedia: Hydroponics is a subset ...

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