Grow Kenya Monthly September 2012, Issue No. 24



The Kenya Horticulture Competitiveness Project (KHCP), funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is transforming the lives of smallholder farmers through enhanced productivity, crop diversification, and improved market access. This month’s highlights include:

• French beans for export increases farmers’ income

• Innovative commercial ag-nutrition model completed

• 300,000 consumers targeted in the community-based distribution approach of nutritious products

• The Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) certifies passion fruit nurseries

• New potato investment in Rift Valley paying off