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New mobile phone app guides pastoralists to green pastures and water

PCI’s AfriScout launches today at Enchula Resort in Kajiado, Kenya  Project Concern International (PCI) has launched Afriscout – a service for pastoralists to find pasture and water using the power of satellite and mobile technology in Kajiado County. AfriScout uses community defined, custom grazing maps overlaid with satellite vegetation data …

ARM Shareholders approve sale of its fertilizer business for Sh1.3billion

Shareholders of Athi River Mining (ARM) have approved the transfer of all shares in ARM Energy Limited and in ARM Minerals and Chemicals Limited to Mavuno Fertilizers which is up for sale. In a notice to the financial markets after holding an extraordinary meeting, the firm said that the transfer …

What you need to know before setting up a chicken hatchery business

Chicken is one of the biggest delicacies in Kenya today. Its demand has continued to rise year on year and existing farmers just can’t satisfy the market. The free range chicken, referred to as kuku kienyeji is the most sought after and its prices for a 2-3kg now range between Sh700 to …