Among the many available investments, fruit farming is among the cheapest. I know you are probably asking how Kshs. 37,600 is being termed as cheap. Look at it this way, One Macadamia Fruit tree can produce between 60Kgs to 120 Kgs per year. Now let us work with… Read More »Fruit farming has a bright future.
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What is the correlation between the slow but sure slogan and fruit farming? “Slow but sure” is a proverb of uncertain origin. It may mean “cautious but steady progress”, or “take one step after another, carefully”. In fruit farming, slow but sure means taking the necessary steps to… Read More »Slow but sure
As demand for macadamia and avocados grows locally and internationally, there is no short cut for farmers seeking the best market and prices. One must get it right when it comes to varieties, seedlings and fruits, especially if planning to sell in the export market. It is important… Read More »There Is More Than Enough Money In Avocados And Macadamia Farming
Macadamias are an underestimated nutrient-powerhouse. A rich source of essential vitamins and minerals including vitamin A, iron, B vitamins, and folate. They also have a little protein and pack a healthy dose of good fats and antioxidants. Commonly featured in more indulgent desserts rather than thought of as… Read More »Healthy benefits of Macadamia nuts
Jungle Nut Holdings Limited, a Thika-based firm is offering better prices to avocado and macadamia farmers in Kiambu and Murang’a counties. Jungle Nut Holdings Limited also provides financial support and agricultural training. Speaking during farmers’ organic and e-buying workshop at a Thika hotel last year, J-Hela accounts manager… Read More »Farmers already earning more from Macadamia nuts and hass Avocados
Despite macadamia nut tree being a money-making harvest, several farmers don’t receive most returns, attributable to errors of omission and commission. Though a mature tree will produce between 80kg and 300kg of nuts, most farmers harvest between 30kg and 50kg, and incur needless production prices. Failure to induce… Read More »Macadamia nuts farming: How to get most returns
Macadamias are an underestimated nutrient-powerhouse. A rich source of essential vitamins and minerals including vitamin A, iron, B vitamins, and folate. They also have a little protein and pack a healthy dose of good fats and antioxidants. Commonly featured in more indulgent desserts rather than thought of as… Read More »WHY YOU SHOULD PLANT AND EAT MACADAMIA NUTS
WHY SMALL-SCALE FARMERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO GROW FRUITS AND NUTS Growing fruits and nuts provides a wide opportunity for kenyan poor families to enhance their incomes as well as improving the nutrition of the poor who currently suffer from deficiencies in vitamins, minerals and other micronutrients because of… Read More »WHY SMALL-SCALE FARMERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO GROW FRUITS AND NUTS
Kenya is sitting on a gold mine that if properly utilized would reap huge benefits for its people. For many years, tea and coffee farming in central Kenya and other parts of the nation has been the major source of income for thousands of farmers, however the macadamia… Read More »IS MACADAMIA THE CENTRAL-KENYA GOLD-MINE?