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Arable Farming Lessons From Zambia

9 ton/ha wheat, constant double cropping with Soybeans and 1,200mm annual rainfall. Zambia is a country of enormous agricultural potential but also immense agronomic challenges. We visited Somawhe Farm in Copperbelt Province to find out how…
arable farming lessons from zambia

George Kili's Story Perfectly Demystifies Precision Agriculture

Precision Agriculture (PA) or Precision Farming is a modern approach to farming which uses Information Technology (IT) tools to ensure crops and the soil receive exactly what they need for optimum health & yield. George's Story George…
arable farming lessons from zambia

Hugo Wood: How I Rose From a Ksh. 25 Million Wheat Production Loss

By Julius Sigei, Daily Nation Wheat production is like herding cats. It's a very delicate exercise and you just don't know what might happen next. In Part one of this series, we skimmed through the incredible 40 -year farming career of Mr.…
arable farming lessons from zambia

Hugo Wood: My 40-Year Journey In Large scale Wheat Farming

Wheat farming in Kenya is often witnessed in huge vast farms in Narok, Timau and Nakuru regions. What follows is an incredible story that is nothing short of legendary. Driving through Narok county in the month of June guarantees beautiful…