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Soil Borne Diseases

By Ruth Vaughan In intensive horticulture soil borne diseases cause yield and quality loss, and if left unchecked can result in complete project failure, as we have seen happen many times. All soils, unless completely dead, have a large and...

Launch-of-KHC

KHC launched to address matters on fruits and vegetables

Themed to be a one billion industry, the horticulture industry marked important milestone on July 21st, 2017 following the launch of the Kenya Horticultural Council (KHC). The Kenya Horticultural Council is an umbrella body bringing together leading horticultural associations in...

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Molo River Roses blossoming in low altitude

“The cactus thrives in the desert while the fern thrives in the wetland”. This old quote by Vera Nazarian is what drove Andrew Wambua the General Manager of Molo River Roses to establish the farm. The farm which is near...

Beneficial effects of Gooseberries

Beneficial effects of Gooseberries

Over the years Gooseberries have been know as spices of the wild, growing and thriving preeminently in thorny bushes. Their history dates back to the 16th century, when they were discovered in Europe. Nowadays they are plenty found in Africa...