Lewa PDTC is among the elite breeders with pedigree bulls at KAGRIC. The bulls produce semen that is used for Airtificial insemination. Next time you are looking for local bulls that are more adaptable to local conditions produce more milk, ask for Impact semen from Lewa PDTC....
Mawingu PDTC hosted farmers from Muranga County for a one day training. The farmers were taken through the activities of the farm and trained on various aspects of dairy management i.e fodder management, young stock rearing, milk hygiene etc. ...
A lead farmer supplying milk to Slopes Dairy Cooperative have dogged a dam to trap water when the El nino rains come. Joseph Wanjohi will use the water in the dry season to irrigate Lucerne when the dry season comes. After attending several trainings organised by SNV through KMDP, Mr. Wajohi planted Lucerne for his cows and realised increased production and reduced costs as it substituted use of D...
Julius Rimberia, a lead farmer supplying milk to Mbwinjeru tripled his income to over Ksh. 33,000 in September, increase which he says is as a result of skills he acquired in a one week training in Mawingu PDTC. Julius attended training in March when his income from the four cows was only Ksh 12,000. At the time, he was feeding on Hay, Pollard, Maize germ, Dairy meal all of which he...
Denis Biwott, assistant farm manager at Willens PDTC was among the group of farmers who attended a two week training in the Netherlands from 10th to 25th October 2015. The training was organised by SNV in collaboration with NABC.

The training involved practical sessions at the Dairy Training Center (DTC) where farmers spent two hours in class, then the rest of the morning in the Barn l...
For the third time, SNV sponsored advisors who work with dairy farmers in the Kenya Market-led Dairy program for a Cowsignals workshop. The three day workshop was hosted at Lewa PDTC and Dalsa farm between 29th September to 1st October 2015. Earlier in the year, Cowsignals  conducted two workshops: the first targeting large scale farmers and trainers from Egerton Universit...

SNV and PUM have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), building a strong foundation for cooperation. PUM is a Dutch foundation whose senior experts provide business advice and technical assistance to organisations in developing countries and emerging markets, taking away bottle necks and facilitating sustainable paths for growth.

The MoU will faciliate PUM-experts to trans...