Dairy Farm Tour || Molito’s Dairy Farm, Redhill, Kiambu County

THEME: Best Dairy Farming Practices and Increasing Profit Through Value Addition

10th March 2018

Molitos Dairy Farm, Redhill, Kiambu County
 
For reservation contact Farmers Trend on 0790-509684 / info@farmerstrend.co.ke
 
Molitos Dairy Farm is one of the most successful dairy farm in Kenya. The farm has its own value addition processing where it produces several varieties of yoghurt.
This farm is a high level modernized farm with machinery like tractors, Choppers and milking machines.

Current herd size is 79 pedigree hosteins
47 Cows (7dry cows)
32 Heifers
40 milking cows
Production average 940lts per day (23.5 lts/cow/day)

Land size 40 acres (35 acre under maize(silage) and napier.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE FARM TOUR

Expect to learn on the following
  • Production and herd structure
  • Animal health
  • Calf rearing/young stock management
  • Feeds/feeding management (TMR system)
  • Groupings and requirements
  • New Cow Barns ( for cow comfort and efficiency)
  • Herd management software (UNFORM AGR)
  • Adoption of technology
  • Socio-economic management
  • Challenges
  • Value addition ( Molito yoghurt Factory)
CHARGES PER HEAD
(Inclusive of Transport; to & from Nairobi, snacks, meals, writing materials and 2x250mls yoghurt)
3,000/=
2,500/= with own transport
 
Payment made to Farmers Trend mpesa till number 201677

VIDEO OF MOLITOs DAIRY FARM

 

 

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