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Archive for July 15th, 2024

UASIN GISHU COUNTY BACKS SMEs TO SUPPORT LIVESTOCK AND AGRICULTURAL INITIATIVES IN URBAN AREAS

Residents of Kamukunji in Kuinet/Kapsuswa, Soy Sub-County received a boost on Monday with the distribution of pigs, fish pond liners, and multi-story garden setups from Uasin Gishu county Department of […]

EMBRACE MODERN FARMING PRACTICES FOR MORE INCOME, FARMERS URGED

Farmers have been urged to embrace modern farming practices through mechanization and also venture into high-value crops which will in turn enhance their income. County Executive Committee member (CECM ) […]

GOVERNOR BII ENGAGES RESIDENTS, AND TRADERS OF KAPSERET/SIMAT AHEAD OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE ICONIC MARKET

A day after the gazette tender advert for the construction of two markets in Uasin Gishu County (Kapseret and Ainabkoi) by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development categorized under […]

COs MEETS CHEPLELACH BEI RESIDENTS TO DISCUSS CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION THROUGH WATER ACCESS AND IRRIGATION

Chief Officer for Environment and Climate Change, Ms. Mary Kerich together with her counterpart for Agriculture and Agribusiness, Mr. Elphas Kesio on Wednesday held a meeting with residents from Cheplelachbei […]

COUNTY ENCOURAGING FARMERS TO TAKE GOOD CARE OF HIGH-VALUE CROPS

To enhance the prosperity of farmers and strengthen the agricultural sector, the County Government of Uasin Gishu is advocating for a 100 per cent survival rate of high-value crops distributed […]

CALL FOR ENHANCED POLICIES FOR CLIMATE SMART AGRICULTURE AND CLIMATE ACTION

The County Government of Uasin Gishu is pushing for better policies to help in efforts of climate change mitigation as well as the realisation of climate-smart agriculture. While addressing stakeholders […]

COUNTY CALLS ON FARMERS ACROSS AGRICULTURE VALUE CHAINS TO FORM COOPERATIVES

County Executive Committee Member for Agriculture, Agribusiness, Livestock Development and Fisheries Edward Sawe has disclosed that his docket will soon rally farmers across all value chains to form Cooperative Societies. […]

COUNTY DISTRIBUTES HIGH-VALUE CROPS IN MOIBEN SUB COUNTY TO BOOST THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR

In a strategic move aimed at transforming the agricultural sector in the County, Governor Dr Jonathan Bii on Tuesday launched the distribution program of high-value crops in Moiben Sub County […]

COUNTY SET TO DISTRIBUTE HIGH VALUE CROPS TO FARMERS

The County government of Uasin Gishu is set to distribute 383,333 coffee seedlings to farmers across the county to promote diversification. The program aimed at promoting High value crops as […]

UASIN GISHU COUNTY, INTERNATIONAL CRANE FOUNDATION SET TO COLLABORATE TO PROTECT ENDANGERED GREY CRANES

The County Government of Uasin Gishu is set to collaborate with the International Crane Foundation/Endangered Wildlife Trust and Community Action for Nature Conservation partnership to protect the Endangered Grey Crowned […]