AgriProFocus Kenya recently facilitated a horticulture study tour by SNV Ethiopia and Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources. These two partners are implementing a programme called Horticultural Livelihoods, Innovation and Food safety in Ethiopia (Horti-LIFE), while SNV Kenya is implementing a programme called Kenya Market led Horticulture Programme (HortIMPACT) in Kenya. The tour consisted of programme presentations, select stakeholder meetings and field visits to beneficiaries.
· To understand the Kenya national experience in horticulture development.
· To learn from SNV Kenya experience in agricultural development in horticulture sector.
The Ethiopian delegation, led by the State Minister for Agriculture and Natural Resources, comprised of high level officials from the national dir... Read more
Objectives of the study tour
++ To share and learn from SNV Kenya's experience in implementing horticulture development projects across the country
++ To learn from Kenya's experience in horticulture sector development.
About Horti-LIFE and HortIMPACT
Horti-LIFE started in January 2016 and is being implemented by SNV Ethiopia. The project was formulate
As you are well aware, Uganda National Farmers Federation (UNFFE) organizes an Agricultural Study Tour to Kenya every year. This year, we have initiated similar study tour to Rwanda with the same ideology and we hope this will be another exciting and learning event for our farmers. We continue to thank all those who have always supported our Kenya annual program, and we encourage you to adopt and consider this new innovation. Preparations for this agricultural study trip are already in progress.
The Study Tour will include visits to various Agricultural enterprises for Dairy Farms, Piggery, Poultry, Horticulture, Agro-forestry, Commercial Farms, Agro-processing Industries and the Rwanda National Trade Fair.
The purpose of this letter, therefore, is to invite participants from Local Government, Local leaders, Institutions, Farmers, Agriculturalists, and Individuals with interest to learn, explore, discover more agricultural innovation and fa... Read more