Daily Archives

November 21, 2013
  • Resourceful farming on the Equator in Kenya

    Farm Manager David Jones is on the Green Shoots AgriTour in Kenya and shares his impressions .

    “The businesses in Kenya – KHE (Kenyan Horticultural Exports) at Ontilili and Finlays at Ibis Farm – that grow crops that supply UK supermarkets really impressed me with their attention to detail. They are producing crops to a high standard to meet […]

  • AgriTour Kenya – Agriculture on the Equator

    There’s nothing better than an interest in agriculture to help you make sense of a place. For the nine UK farmers on the Green Shoots AgriTour to central Kenya they were fascinated by farming on the equator in Africa.

    Compared with the climate at home they find the day length is about 12 hours and stays […]