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UPGRADING OF KANGARU – KAIRURI (PART) ROAD Phase2

Bill 15

By | December 14th, 2018|News room, Tenders|0 Comments

Vacancies November 2018

Vacancies - November, 2018

By | November 22nd, 2018|Careers, News room, VACANCIES|0 Comments

Embu farmers educated on Conservation  Agriculture

Patrick Murangu Maina, County Programme Officer FAO Embu farmers are now well informed in conservation agriculture, thanks to Embu County government and Food and Agricultural Organization. Conservation  Agriculture use specialized planting equipment  that also allows the placement of fertilizers next to the seeds. Others apply fertilizers by broadcasting them on the soil surface without any [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

It’s all systems go as SHEP PLUS kicks off

Officials from Embu County Agriculture department, JICA and Ministry of Agriculture held a workshop today to deliberate on how the SHEP PLUS project will benefit Embu farmers. Smallholder Horticulture Empowerment and Promotion Project for Local and Up-Scaling (SHEP PLUS) is a project targeting 18 counties in Kenya to mainstream SHEP Approach in their agriculture extension [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

Staff sensitized on NARIGP(National Agricultural and Rural Inclusive Growth Project)

Embu County staff in the department of Agriculture, Livestock, Cooperatives and fisheries were today sensitized on the National Agricultural and Rural Inclusive Growth Project(NARIGP). Officially opening the workshop, the Chief Officer Livestock Mr. A. Gatumo urged staff members present to remain focused towards assisting the farmers through the project. The project development objective is to [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

Staff sensitized on NARIGP(National Agricultural and Rural Inclusive Growth Project)

Embu County staff in the department of Agriculture, Livestock, Cooperatives and fisheries were today sensitized on the National Agricultural and Rural Inclusive Growth Project(NARIGP). Officially opening the workshop, the Chief Officer Livestock Mr. A. Gatumo urged staff members present to remain focused towards assisting the farmers through the project. The project development objective is to [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

Agriculture Department holds a farmers exhibition

Kenya Vision 2030 identifies agriculture as one of the key economic sectors expected to drive the economy. In this regard Embu County Government is keen in promoting competitive and commercial oriented agriculture through utilization of modern and efficient agricultural technologies. This is in line with the “Kenya Vision 2030” which aims at transforming he Kenya [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

Agriculture department changing the lives of farmers

It goes without saying that the Agricultural Sector in Embu County and  Kenya at large continues to play a very important role in the Embu and Kenyan economy. The sector is critical in Embu economy contributing over 70% of Embu economic base and generation of foreign exchange earnings and directly contributes about 26% of the [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

Embu County Agro-processing Partnership with china

Agriculture CEC Madam Annie Nyaga together with fellow CEC's incharge of Trade,investments,industrialization and infrastructure accompanied H.E. the Governor Martin Wambora for bilateral talks with Dr. Guo Ce, Economic and Commercial Counsellor  at the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China. Top on the agenda was ways to explore a mutually beneficial partnership between select provinces [...]

By | November 5th, 2018|News room|0 Comments

Embu County Host’s International Day For Poverty Eradication

International Day for Poverty Eradication. The poverty line is a threshold below which people are deemed poor. Statistics summarizing the bottom of the consumption distribution (i.e. those that fall below the poverty line) are therefore provided. In 2005/06, the poverty line was estimated at Ksh1,562 and Ksh2,913 per adult equivalent per month for rural and [...]

By | October 17th, 2018|News room|0 Comments