farming

  1. SparkMyke

    Livestock herding in Rift Valley.

    The rising water levels are a threat to people's livelihood. In Loitoktok, livestock herders turned vegetable farmers and irrigated. Why not farm vegetation that grow in salty water and turn it into animal feeds? Lake Turkana and Lake Nakuru could be a great location for livestock farming if...
  2. jmoy

    Maize Plantation - is it worthy it?

    it is economically viable, a maize plantation 50acres harvesting maize twice in a year in lower eastern sides coz of the climate. Lower eastern maize is harvested twice/thrice in a year not like in the rift valley. Nifanyieni mahesabu ya Pesa and disadvantages elders
  3. Mkulima

    Causes and detection of ****

    Causes and detection of **** in cows Cows can suffer abnormalities during pregnancy leading to death of the foetus or resulting from foetal or maternal abnormality. **** in dairy cattle is the loss of a foetus between the age of 42 days and approximately 260 days. Pregnancies lost...
  4. Mkulima

    Vigilantes on the rise as they move to combat theft on Kenya’s hass avocados from farmers

    Kenya’s avocado sector has become so lucrative that organised criminal gangs have begun to target growers. This is because the fruit from just one tree can pay for the private education of a secondary school student for a whole year – up to $600 (£450). With the demand for the fruit growing...
  5. Kushoto

    Nani ako na ushuhuda?

    Huyu msee ako kwa street za Zuckerberg huwa anapredict weather ....rains to come etc...ndio farmers wajipange. Anyone who's made mirrions from seeking his services in weather or any farm related activity?
  6. Kahuna123

    Leasing Land/Farming Business

    I have about an acre and a half a few kilometres from Machakos Junction, I wanted to start a farming business but I don't know what crops grow well in that area or where the produce is to be sold. If you're in that field please feel share here or send me a message and we could even work...
  7. J

    Store Track and Visualize Farm Data

    Hello members i have developed an app to help farmers.With Supafarm app you store farm data in one place, visualize your farm practices and performance. Easily get your KPIs(metrics) and identify improvements for cost optimization and higher yields. At only 6MB Supafarm is a free lite app...
  8. Corematter

    Embryo Transfer In Cattle

    Now I understand that animal health practitioners normally train for Artificial Insemination before graduating. Lakini ni chuo ipi inaoffer ET training in Kenya or elsewhere? This is a revolutionary tech, especially for marginalized farmers. They should realize pure breed animals faster than...
  9. C

    A serious farmer should do irrigation. Water solves 50% of your problems

    If you ever plan on doing farming, the first thing you should make sure you have is A SOURCE OF WATER. I know some people think that climate change is a myth but ile siku utafanya farming hii Kenya while depending on rain ndio utajua climate change is real, rains ziki fail kidogo tu all your...
  10. C

    Fruit farming success

    I started fruit farming (papaws and later, purple and granadilla passion fruits) during corona period and while it hobbled at the start, it picked up very well. I am almost breaking even and here are some tips I will share on what has worked for me. 1. Farming is a hands-on business, let no one...
  11. PaulTheFarmer

    Farmers, what do you think? Watch and give me suggestions

    Goat farming house for 300 Goats Youtube Video link above.
  12. Senje

    Is rabbit farming a viable business

    Visited a farmer he claims they eat less reproduce faster n demand less labour .Experts saidia mkukima to be....
  13. SysAdmin

    Looking for Pure or F4 Boer or Savana Goat Male - Kenya

    Hello Guys, just started a goat farm with 30 female kienyeji bucks which are now on heat kabisa. I am looking to crossbreed them with a Boer or Savana breed...pure or F4 - 93.75% Any one with any leads? Fellow farmers?
  14. R

    Feed lot beef farming & fattening

    Wadau, am planning to start beef farming basically through the feedlot. Plan is buying underweight cattle, fattening for a few months then selling for a profit. I have my old mans 10acre farm with lots of water. Need some advice as I plan to start in 2022.
  15. J

    Farmers Kumbe mmekafunga hivi

    While going through various discussions pale facebook I came across the above posts.Wakulima Wenye ujuzi how realistic is this.In the farm photo,farm is in Kitengele on 3 acres with revenues of 12K per day....Second Farm I understand is Giwa farm in Gachie on 10 acres then (though now I hear its...
  16. chieftalk

    hydraulic water pump

    am looking for hydraulic water pump (ram water pump) the one that uses water pressure. My site is in muranga. any referrals

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