Entries by Agroinfokenya

WAMBUGU UPDATES

Wambugu farm exhibition is here again! Withan attendance projected to over 5,000 farmers,this has now put the ask shows into a kindergarten corner! you cant afford to miss this BUT if you will,Dont worry much ,we are set to deliver the message to you Agroinfokenya agri-journalist will be on the ground to update you on […]

PHI & REPEAT INTERVAL (RI)

AVOIDING THE MONKEY BUSINESS WITH OUR HEALTH PHI(pre-harvest interval)-Refers to the time one needs to wait before utilizing/eating/harvesting a crop already sprayed by the chemical RI(Repeat interval)-refers to the time one needs to wait before a repeat spray of the pesticide. in the most simplest term…….. PHI-is an indication of the time taken for the […]

PESTICIDE OVER USE-”DO NOT SHOOT YOUR CUSTOMER”

PESTICIDE OVER USE:A CONCERN FOR EVERYONE “It is like shooting your customer once he leaves your shop’’-Amstrong nyarigu(agribusiness student at Laikipia University) Recent survey by agroinfokenya team has founfd that farmers are engaged in a dangerous practice,dangerous in the sense that it puts US (me,you and him/her) at risk. The overuse of pesticides witnessed is […]

THE SORGHUM FEATURE

Ask your Agronomist: Your sorghum yield should grow if you follow this fertiliser regime Friday July 21 2017 Catherine Wanja, a sorghum farmer in Embu County. Catherine Wanja, a sorghum farmer in Embu County samples the sorghum crop planted in her farm which is used as a demonstration plot, during a past farmers’ field day. […]

CallME2Work;Just dial for an agricultural specialist ,schedule it at your convinience

Agriculture is dynamic;integrating the art and science part of it makes it more interesting and fulfilling and now,with a focus of the technological branch of the science in it,You can do this at the comfort of your house,office,other engagements-all you need is your phone! With the introduction of a revolutionary app,CallMe2Work ,the industry is headed […]