KALRO gives avocado farmers reason to smile with the launch of new mobile app
KALRO Avocado Varieties
They include legume seeds, sweet potato vines, cassava cuttings and brachiaria splits, which are hard to find in local agrovets. Quality seeds are a prerequisite for achieving higher yields
KALRO certified seeds
"Hardy meat goats with potential for milk production. Does can reach 45kgs liveweight and bucks 60kgs. Capable of producing 1 litre of milk per day."
Dairy and Beef farming
Green gram (Vigna radiata) belonging to the Fabaceae family is an annual leguminous crop which is grown for its seeds, which are a high source of nutrients.
Green Gram Production
Camel Research and development in Kenya
For camels there are no organic guidelines and regulation, however the organic principles should be respected, kept and practiced.
KEMFRI Fishery Aquaculture
Aquaculture: Pathway to food security in Kenya...by Andrew Marriott and Odipo Osano
Livestock contributes about 30% of the agricultural gross domestic product (GDP) and up to 10% of Kenya’s total GDP. About 40% of the total labour force inthe agricultural sector is employed in livestock production.Over 70% of all the livestock in the country are found in the arid and semi-arid lands (ASALs) and the sub-sector employ 90% of population (7 million people) who live in these regions and contribute 95% of their income and livelihoods. In the humid and sub-humid areas where 80% of smallholder crop-livestock farmers are located, livestock are source of cash, provide milk, meat, manure and draught power in crop production.