Country report (PDF)

Country profile on the FAO website

Partner: Kenya Agriculture and Livestock Research Organization


Technology: Brachiaria forage-livestock system

Extension: Village knowledge centres

Value Chain: MAPs

In Kenya, the project is being implemented in the Central highlands and Mid-altitude eastern region where mixed crop livestock system and dairy systems are common. Farmers’ key challenges include erratic rainfall and frequent drought; low soil fertility; low income; inadequate livestock feeds; declining per capita land; and the high cost of fertilizers.

Project sites:

Central highlands

Eastern midlands