At the export market each fruit retails between Kshs.10-20 but still not possible to satisfy the incoming demand.
Tamarillo is easy to grow and manage and has egg-shaped edible fruits very rich in most nutritional components, It is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals such as vitamins A, B, C, E, and K, and is also high in minerals such as Calcium, Iron, Potassium,… Read More »TAMARILLO PRODUCTION
Today, hass avocado dominates the export market in both Asian and European countries such as Singapore, china, Holland and Belgium. The fruit does well in tropical areas which makes most Kenyan regions be suitable for producing this fruit. In Kenya there is a number of companies that involve… Read More »WHY ENGAGE OXFARMAG LTD IN THE JOURNEY OF HASS AVOCADO FARMING?
It’s a life time investment In most cases when one hears of a lifetime investment, the first thing that comes to the mind is a property such an apartment, but we hardly think about fruit farming as a lifetime business, whereby you only incur a lot of expenses… Read More »Why fruit farming?
Should one just purchase fruit tree seedlings and just plant? The answer is no, a good farmer knows what to plant at a particular season. A good farmer also knows why he/she is planting certain fruits and who his/her targets are. A good farmer also knows when to… Read More »what should i do to become a better fruit farmer?
The tree-tomato, typically referred to as the tamarillo, it is a member of tomato family that additionally includes different staples like regular eggplants, capsicums and potatoes. It isn’t all that acknowledged here in Kenya. First, they originated from South and Central America. Tamarillos were introduced to Kenya by… Read More »A good breed is the red oratia family that only takes 8 months to Mature.
Plantain, a major group of banana varieties (genus Musa) that are staple foods in many tropical areas. The edible fruit of plantain bananas has more starch than the common dessert banana and is not eaten raw. Because plantains have the most starch before they ripen, they are usually… Read More »PLANTAIN BANANAS
Thinking decades aheadFlourishing in the future of MacadamiaDid you know that macadamia tree that provides the right amount of shade to other trees can also give you better returns?Macadamia trees can be inter-cropped with other cash crops such as coffee and food crops such as cabbages.Inter-cropping is beneficial… Read More »MACADAMIA
The avocado (persea Americana) is believed to have originated in south-central Mexico between 7000-5000 Bc, it’s a member of the flowering plant family lauraceae. Avocado fruit is a large berry containing a single large seed, the trees are partially self- pollinating and are often propagated through grafting to… Read More »Did you know where the Avocado fruits originate from?