To combat effects of climate change, the Ministry through various projects (KCSAP, kCEP-CRAL, SIVAP) has come up with climate smart initiatives so as to support food and nutrition security.

CS Peter Munya flanked by CAS Anne Nyaga distributed kitchen garden starter-kits to 13,000 beneficiaries during a farmers’ field day, at Marimanti Sheep and Goat Centre.

The CS also inspected a poultry breeding and hatchery units.

Marimanti Sheep and Goat Centre has now embarked on poultry subsector. The newly constructed hatchery has a capacity of producing 15,000 chicks per month.

In attendance were AFA DG Kello Harsama, Engineering Secretary Eng. Richard Kanui and other Ministry officials.