FMARD Engage Stakeholders On National Animal Feed Policy

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) has engaged stakeholders in the sector on the review of Nigeria’s National Animal Feed Policy Document to achieve the desired roadmap for animal feed and militate the challenges against the sector in...

Closing the loop – making food systems circular

This blog post was written by Kimberly Spirito, intern at SLU Global. It was first published at SIANI, Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative. We have all heard about the idea of creating circular systems and how they could create sustainable societies....

Kenyan entrepreneurs find fortunes in insect feeds

Livestock farmers in sub-Saharan Africa have grappled with an incessant price rise of animal feeds in recent years – caused by the scarcity and high cost of ingredients, namely, cereals, soybean, and fishmeal. The incorporation of human foods, such as fish and meat,...

Closing the loop: making food systems circular

We have all heard about the idea of creating circular systems and how they could create sustainable societies. But what would it take to transform our current linear systems into circular ones? This question was at the heart of one of the themed panel discussions at...

Kieni Dairy Farmers Acquire Machines

Dairy farmers affiliated to Kieni Dairy, Nyeri County are set to increase quality and quantity of milk production after they received a feed mixer and other machines to improve animal feed. The farmers were mostly relying on traditional feeding practices like natural...