Matinyani MCA and also the county assembly Deputy Minority Leader has hailed Governor Ngilu for Supporting Farmers in Kitui West.
The farmers in kitui west sub-county have embraced the Governor’s Ngilu agenda in Food Security. The agriculturists have begun serious agribusiness from Mianda irrigation courtesy of the county government of kitui, the COUNTY DIARY Reports.
Speaking to the Media, the vocal and popular area Member Hon Kitheka, alias yaamu – Ngilu’s Trusted ally – the Matinyani MCA reiterated his unwavering commitment to see the farmers get the best from the government, Hon Kitheka said he supports the Mianda Programs.
On 12th, August 2020, the County diary agricultural segment Edition visited mr Munyalo kaviti’s Eden farm in Matinyani, and another farm belonging to Mr Joseph Musyoki in kithumula, kwa mutonga ward, kitui West sub-county.
The farmers are growing several crops in large quantities like Sukuma wiki, spinach, tomatoes, dania among others for local Market, they are literally feeding the entire kitui west courtesy of the county government of kitui programs On Mianda Irrigation.
We were in the company of kitui west agricultural Officer Madam Tabitha Wambua, Madam Tabitha has been giving farmers the county government technical support in their farming in line with the ministry of agriculture.
The county government of Kitui is furnishing farmers with technical solutions by providing them with necessary equipment and farm inputs to achieve good harvest, the chief officer Mr Songolo mbii asserted, when the County diary editor sought interview with him.
My office, specifically, carries out research on new innovations and technologies meant to make farmers’ lives easier. For instance, when a new seed variety is announced by research organisations like KALRO, we go through their findings. We are able to advise our farmers on new developments, The Chief Officer Added.
The buddies farmers are making millions from agribusiness.