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25 May

Western Kenya Farmer Finds Export Markets for Herbs   A farming revolution is taking shape in Siaya County of Western Kenya, chaperoned by a former civil servant who has transformed swathes of traditionally unfarmed land into an oasis of herbs and spices. The herbs and spices farming has captured international markets while creating a new […]

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20 July

Smartphone App Tracks African Indigenous Vegetables for Improved Food Safety in Western Kenya by Sara Hendery, communications coordinator at Virginia Tech’s Center for International Research, Education and Development (CIRED).     Ever wonder what kind of journey your food went on to get to your plate? A recent smartphone app being used in Kenya is addressing how that journey […]

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