• Internationally Accredited Laboratory Services

    20 years of delivering high quality laboratory & advisory services for agriculture, environmental monitoring and food safety sectors in Africa.

  • Welcome to Crop Nutrition Laboratory Services

    Advising farmers across Africa on how grow the best with less.

  • Test your soil, and grow more with less..

    Soil tests that come with a proven fertilizer recommendations. Choose the best for your farm.

  • Start your own Soil Testing Lab for Smallholder Farmers

    The Cropnuts FARMLAB gives smallholder farmers direct access to in-field laboratory services. Talk to us about setting one up for your company or community.

  • Expert hands-on training from people with over 20 years of experience

    Sign up today and get hands-on technical training from our agronomy expert.

  • Breaking yield records with precision farming

    Tap into our large-scale precision agronomy service to achieve internationally record- breaking yields.

Center of Analytical & Agronomy Excellence

Crop Nutrition Laboratory Services Ltd (Cropnuts) is East Africa's leading agricultural testing laboratory & agronomy advisory services company. Leaders in soil fertility, water quality, food safety, pesticide residues, fertilizer quality, animal feed, plant disease & nematode laboratory analysis.

Leading farm management consultants offering farm advisory services with advanced tools such as satellite imagery for precision farming, GIS applications for soil mapping & land suitability surveys.

  • 12390

    Corporate Clients

  • 75835

    Smallholder Farmers

  • 13

    Mobile Laboratories

  • 944

    Field Trials Conducted

Our Laboratory is Internationally Accredited

Cropnuts is ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited by the Kenyan Accreditation Service (KENAS). ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation fulfills the general competence requirements for testing and calibration laboratories and demonstrates our ability to carry out laboratory testing and calibration to an international standard.

Real Farmers, Real Success Stories

Find out more about how we are working with farmers to improve their yields

  • How Stephen Tripled His Coffee Yield From 2 to 6 Tons

    If I told you a smallholder coffee farmer could triple their coffee yields with lower fertilizer costs than before, what would you say? This is Stephen, a smallholder coffee farmer from Central Kenya. He used to harvest 2500 kilos of coffee from his trees. His coffee yields were “stuck” because of the “law of minimum” […]

  • How We Achieved Massive 11.84 ton/ha Barley Yield

    Barley farming in Kenya is setting new yield records as witnessed in various barley trials conducted in Timau, Meru County. Trials are a huge part of making progress in farming, and back in September 2018 we harvested something truly special. A plot of barley – 10 metres long by 2 metres in length – that […]

  • Capsicum Farming Success Story

    Ann Muturi, a greenhouse farmer in Kenya’s Kiambu county, has a capsicum farming success story that will rekindle your hope in tomato & capsicum farming Successful Graduate Farmer Ann has won many hats in the past from being a student of math and chemistry at university level, an IT professional and an NGO practitioner to […]

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Botrytis Crop Diseases Crop Nutrition Crop Production Crop Protection Roses
February 12th, 2020

Botrytis Management Training [March 2020]

CROPNUTS, Flowerwatch and Dudutech have come together to organize a training on Botrytis Management. The three companies create a good balance to tackle the challenge of Botrytis completely, offering crop nutrition, crop protection and post-harvest disease management strategies. We are keen to address and train farms on how to manage Botrytis. We will have 4 training […]

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Coffee
January 31st, 2020

Ruiru Coffee Fair 2020 – 6th & 7th Feb

Cropnuts will be exhibiting at the Ruiru Coffee Fair on the 6th and 7th at the Coffee Research Institute (CRI) in Ruiru, Kenya. The two day event starts from 9am. Come and meet our team of agronomist who will be ready to help tackle all your agronomy questions. Please find google maps directions to the […]

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Crop Protection Kenya Pests & Diseases
January 8th, 2020

Kenya Locust Situation Update [Jan/Feb 2020]

February 2020 Update The desert locust invasion has spread even further as the map below. This locust invasion is declared the worst in 70 years according to the UN On the shores of Lake Turkana, February 21 Isiolo County, February 23 Sagana, February 5 January 2020 Update The desert locust risk situation in Kenya remains […]

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