Murang’a County is the leading producer of Avocados especially the Hass Variety in the whole country. The county aims at facilitating the farmers with hybrid Hass seedlings because of the exponentioally increasing demand of the variety especially in the European market thus bringing incrased earnings to our farmer. Governor Mwangi Wa Iria has sourced buyers […]
Delloitte a world leading research and minaret conducted a coffee value chain gap analysis and developing solutions for MUGAMA, the union that handles coffee affairs in Murang’a County. A comprehensive production, milling, branding, packaging and marketing plan for Murang’a Coffee will be unveiled soon. All this will enhance productivity, reduce cost of production and ensure […]
Conception success rate confirmed to be 95% An assured way to upgrade the dairy breed in the county with dairy being a key economic activity for the people of Murang’a, eventually standardizing breeding. To ensure successful implementing of the AI service, the county has hired and equipped 100 motorbikes for them to ensure that they […]
The County Government procured 35 milk coolers for each ward in the milk-producing regions. The coolers are manned through the area dairy cooperatives. The Murang’a Cooperative Creameries is the umbrella body in the dairy sector. Milk price is at a constant of minimum Kshs. 35 which has been timely paid on end month.
The county government of Murang’a has initiated, funded and commissioned irrigation programmes. The Kimathi Githuri and Ajibika irrigation projects. Mirira which isa partnership of the County Government and TARDA. Three major dams and 20 water pans in areas of Maragwa Subcounty and Ithanga. The way forward is also to reactivate all the stalled community water […]