The fisheries subsector continues to play a big role in Nakuru County with 2020’s annual fish production being estimated at 2,237,481 Kgs valued at Ksh 240,830,737.
The group had received two modern incubators and their accessories in January this year and its success story has inspired other farmers groups which they are...
This year the County Government of Nakuru has targets to distribute over 49,000-month-old chicks. Last year, the County distributed 30,000 chicks.
Last year the County Government distributed 15 automatic incubators in Njoro Ward, Njoro sub-county in addition to a month old improved kienyeji chicks.
Animal rights activists years ago stopped the use of Strychnine, a drug used to euthanise dogs, leading to their increase in numbers.
The fish projects are being managed by local women and youth groups as a way of improving communities' economic and nutritional status.
Dr Maina said the County department of Agriculture is formulating policies to protect and promote the development of the dairy industry.