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The Kenyan Journalist who made profit in Farming

The story below is for those who are interested in planting Watermelons as a source of income. Be inspired Martha Otieno gave up her job search after almost a year in the ever competitive Kenyan employment market to venture into agri-business. The bachelor of journalism graduate from St Augustine University of Dar es Salaam retreated…

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First Class Graduate turns Sh150,000 into 16 million business

Today as part of my Sunday special article i will share with you a success story i pulled from the Daily Nation. Its shows how a graduate student made it big when he decided to venture into farming despite many challenges…. When Eric Mumo graduated from university with a First Class honours degree in 2009,…

Dairy Farming

Main types of Cow breeds selected for farming in Kenya

When it comes to dairy farming having the right breed of cows is really important. According to statistics 60% of success of dairy farming in Kenya depends on the type of feeds and feeding. In Kenya the main dairy breeds that have been selected include Ayshire, Friesian, Jersey, Guernsey and their crossbreeds. Fresian Breed The…

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How to get easy capital to buy a greenhouse

Finding funding has always been the most challenging part in any business. A lot of amazing ideas have been put on hold because of this major setback and everyone assumes that their business idea will never pick off from the ground  due to lack of major funding behind them. Let that not stop you. We…

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How Greenhouse Farmer beat set up cost to earn millions

By STELLAR MURUMBA Posted  Monday, May 27 2013 at  17:51 Listening to Alice Chuaga speak about her farms worth millions of shillings, one would be forgiven to think that she is an agronomist or a greenhouse technology expert. But the greenhouse farmer from Nyeri says her passion and use of cheap materials is what has…