Grand partnership: Bayer, TingA boost potato production in Kenya 

In a bid to improve food security, Bayer E. Africa and TingA, East Africa’s largest network of tractors and equipment, among other organizations have partnered to empower smallholder farmers through potato farming in a project dubbed the Better Life Project. … Read More

QUIPBANKS MECHANISING SERVICES BOOST YIELDS FOR THE EAML PLANT IN KISUMU

Quipbank’s partnership with East African Maltings Limited to give farmers access to mechanization services like planting, ploughing, chiseling, and harvesting has been successful, with EAML paying 1.5 billion to 60,000 farmers this year. TingA, a product of Quip Bank, has … Read More

TINGA FOR HAY MAKING MECHANIZATION

  With the effects of climate change biting in most parts of the country, hay is steadily becoming one of the most important fodder crop in Kenya; Boma Rhodes grass being the commonly grown variety. Hay production as a farming … Read More

VAELL LAUNCHES NON-CASH AGRICULTURAL LEASE SCHEME TO BOOST FARMERS’ ACCESS TO TRACTORS

Regional market leader, Vehicle and Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL) is set to launch an innovative tractor lease solution, dubbed Tinga, which is the first of its kind not only in Kenya but within the region. The VAELL lease solution is … Read More

INVESTING IN AGRICULTURE IS CRUCIAL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

It is probable to sustain growth in Africa, but not without breaking eggs to make the omelet, only if the present-day transformation plan succeeds in a medium term. The process of transforming sustained growth is an intricate process that necessitates … Read More

AGRICULTURAL MECHANIZATION WILL STAMP OUT POVERTY IN KENYA

Speaking while, officially opening this year’s Agricultural Society of Kenya Mombasa International Show on Thursday, President Uhuru Kenyatta affirmed his government’s commitment to invest in agro-industrialisation. I would like to add my voice on the President’s sentiment that agriculture must … Read More

IMPLEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO BOOST FOOD SOVEREIGNTY, YOUTH EMPLOYMENT SAYS QUIPBANK’S GM

Confronting the challenges of hunger and food sovereignty and improving production to create jobs necessitate a deep-rooted rethinking of how food is produced, distributed and consumed. In Kenya, agricultural sector faces a great challenge. At the moment, agricultural sector is … Read More

Tinga Leases 12 units of Tractors to Transmara Sugar Millers

Quipbank Trust Limited and Tata Africa Holdings Limited have partnered to supply farming equipment to Transmara Sugar Company Limited (TSCL). Quipbank through its product dubbed Tinga is leasing 12 units of tractors to Transmara Sugar millers for one year. TSCL … Read More