Scientific Technical Committee
The Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research, 2013 establishes the Scientific and Technical Committee (STC) to serve as the advisory arm of KALRO, and also provide technical, financial and legal expertise to the Board and the Research Institutes. The Committee consists of a chairperson and members, appointed by the Board, with such expertise in the research thematic areas of the organization. Specifically the functions of STC are:
i) To advice the Board on:
a) Science policy and broad strategic research directions.
b) Strategic planning, priority setting and research agenda.
ii) Undertake system level impact assessments.
iii) Collaborate with partners to mobilise and harness best science practices.
iv) Provide advice and capacity building to research institutes and individuals undertaking agricultural research and programs pursuant to this act.
v) Analyse policies, research proposals and proposed research programs prior to submission to the Board for approval.
vi) Perform such other functions relating to agricultural research as may be assigned to it by the Board.
Tenders October 2019
KALRO - Ol Joro Orok Products
Sale of certified seeds and clean planting materials at KARI-OL JORO OROK
We wish to announce to farmers availability of certified seeds as well as Clean Planting materials for sale during this planting season. Sales are on first come first served basis but equity and consideration is taken into account when selling to small and large scale farmers. Click here for more information.