October to December 2013 Short Rains Season Assessment Report


Executive summary

Scope of the October-December, 2013 short rains assessment

Food production is largely rainfall dependent in Kenya, making the assessments of the performance of the bimodal nature of rainfall on crops and livestock important. Basically, Kenya can be separated into two broad clusters consisting of the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASAL) and Medium- to High- Rainfall cropping and livestock zone.