Fish farming is one of the various agricultural ventures one can get into. It involves raising of fish for commercial purposes. When getting into fish farming, consider fish like tilapia, catfish, Nile perch etc. At the end of the day, like any other business, your aim is to make a profit. Here are some things… Continue reading FISH FARMING – GET STARTED TODAY!
Urban farming and green solutions are not new. As anyone who has farmed or gardened will appreciate, there can be a cyclical nature to many things. What we think of today as cutting-edge green solutions was simply the normal way of going about things just a few generations back. The rise of the big modern… Continue reading Six Green Solutions for Your Urban Farm
Everybody loves a farmer's market. Roadside fruits and vegetable stands are popular as well. Numerous schools and churches give away local farmers' produce in the summer or fall. Those dining out at restaurants consciously choose eateries using locally sourced foods. One way or another, people eat the freshest fruits and vegetables available to them. … Continue reading What You Can Do TO Better Support Local Food Systems
Subsistence farmers are farmers who produce the food they need to survive on a daily basis. They are farmers who raise enough food for themselves and their families. The food is not for sale in a market. African smallholder farmers are the people that feed Africa – but struggle to feed themselves. The reason why… Continue reading Fun Facts about Farming & Agriculture
Fin24 South Africa released a statement of the most paying careers in South Africa, making Information Technology the highest paying career that South African youth can look into. That statement alone did not mention even one career in agriculture or related careers. This only questions the way in which agriculture has supposedly evolved for the… Continue reading Creating Profitable Agricultural Systems; A Guide To Attract Youth In Agriculture (South Africa)
The sight of a beautiful garden is enough to make a home endearing. Little wonder many people invest so much time, money and efforts into gardening. But achieving that picture-perfect garden you have always dreamed of doesn’t exactly come easy. You’ll need to devote adequate time and attention to the cause; trimming, pruning, weeding and… Continue reading Is It Worth To Rely On Drip Irrigation For Home Garden?
A lot of people who engage in chicken farming in Kenya do it for domestic consumption on a small scale. More farmers are now practicing this type of farming in large scale so they can enjoy good returns. Most chicken farmers prefer to either engage in broilers or layers. Here are the things you need… Continue reading 6 Things To Know Before Starting Chicken Farming
Who is Prolific? Prolific is an accounting firm in Kenya that focuses on SMEs; providing accounting, taxation and training services to SMEs. Under their flagship subsidiary FarmBooks, Prolific provide the same service to agribusinesses. As providers of accounting services, we assist the agribusinesses to set up accounting/financial systems. This is through a tripartite agreement between… Continue reading Prolific Partnership with AIMS to Empower Agribusinesses