Livestock Farming

Poultry Keeping brings fortune into the life of a Nyeri Woman – Success story of Peninah Macharia

Poultry Keeping: Mt Kenya Star correspondent Malachi Motano meets Peninah Macharia who livers with her family at Embassy area in Nyeri County. The 51 years old resigned from Kenya Planters Cooperative Union (KPCU) to venture…
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Poultry Farming

A premium poultry farm that churns out 10,000 broilers a month – Success story of Nereus Poultry Farm in Mwala

Deep in the remote Kyawango village, Mwala sub-county, sits the Nereus Poultry Farm, a state-of-the-art chicken farm that has for the last two-and-half years specialised in raising broiler chicken for the premium market. The farm…
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Find out which gives the most returns on investment between Deep litter & cage system?

Broadly, there are different systems of rearing chicken namely free-range (extensive), semi-intensive, folding units and intensive systems. To a large extent, chicken production in Kenya especially at commercial level, heavily relies on intensive systems, with…
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