THINK AGRONOMY By David Jones, CROPNUTS Independent Agronomist We all know soil compaction is bad and the limitations it causes to plant growth and crop yield. But how often do we ask specifically whi
Avoiding Soil Compaction - What Farm Machine Manufacturers Don't Tell You
2nd August 2017
By Oscar Adika   “To get a good production in farming, there are basics you cannot ignore in farming. One of them is irrigation water analysis..” – Paul Ndirangu Paul Ndirangu i
Nyumbani Karen Organic Farm: Starting With The Basics
27th April 2018
By Wanyaka Gituku It is said that ambition is the path to success and persistence is the vehicle that you arrive in. Lucy Thuo’s life has been about ambition and persistence. A trained teacher by pr
Lucy Thuo Success Story: Instead Of Giving Up, Try Again
23rd May 2018
By Ruth Vaughan Common rose plant diseases limit production and quality. The most common diseases are fungal diseases. For the disease-causing fungi to start growing you need a combination of factors
Common Rose Plant Diseases & How To Prevent Them
23rd November 2017
Deep in the heart of Nakuru county in Kenya, Ken Chemngorem is managing an impressive 20-acre modern farm. 14 dairy cows and 6 calves graze peacefully in the green terrain of the farm. For Ken, these
Ken Chemngorem: How I Improved My Milk Production With A Simple Soil Test
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