• 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.

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    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 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 […]

  • Meru Farmer Doubles Onion Yield

    Onion farming is popular in Kenya and Africa because of the great demand the crop commands. We met up with James, one of our successful onion farmers to tell us his story. Profitable Onion Farming James Mbogo is a farmer at heart. For 7 seven years now he’s been tilling his one acre farm at […]

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Pests & Diseases Kenya Crop Protection
January 8th, 2020

Kenya Locust Situation Update [Jan 2020]

The desert locust risk situation in Kenya remains high as additional swarms arrive via the north-east border adjacent to Ethiopia and Somalia. The swarms have already been confirmed in Mandera, Wajir, Marsabit, Garissa, Isiolo, Samburu and Meru counties. Locust Invasion The large immature swarms of locusts first appeared on 28th December 2019, in the North […]

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Food Safety Fresh Produce Phytosanitary Standards European Union (EU) Pests & Diseases
January 7th, 2020

Recent Changes in EU Plant Health Regulation

On 14th December 2019, a new EU plant health regulation ((EU) 2016/2031) comes into operation bringing rigorous new rules to prevent the introduction and spread of pests and diseases of plants in the EU. EU Phytosanitary Certificate Countries exporting fruit and vegetables to the EU must take action to ensure that all consignments are in […]

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October 29th, 2019

Code Day Kenya

CodeDay is a worldwide event where student programmers, artists, musicians, actors, and everyone else can get together and build apps & games for 24 hours…

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