Let’s talk about aflatoxins………

When the word Aflatoxin is mentioned what courses through your mind? For many Kenyans, they will relate it  to some massive deaths that occured on the Eastern part of Kenya after the residents consumed aflatoxin exposed maize. The condition is what scientists refer to as aflatoxicosis. Word is, for an average Kenyan, the levels of aflatoxins … Continue reading Let’s talk about aflatoxins………

Undertanding what Family Farming entails………………

Toki Oshima Potryal of  Family centered farmingIf you've been going through most of Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN (FAO)  repository from last week of November 2013, you will notice the continued appearance of IYFF or as its called the International Year of Family Farming. Which in turn makes you wonder,what does family farming … Continue reading Undertanding what Family Farming entails………………

2014 – The Year of Agriculture and Food Security in Africa

Source:SheilaOnce in a while, i do snoop around my friends Facebook walls to keep up with the ongoing trends and news and i couldn't help notice this post that caught my attention. It through Sheila Komen's  wall that i realized AU had designated 2014 to be the Year of Agriculture and Food Security in Africa.This is … Continue reading 2014 – The Year of Agriculture and Food Security in Africa