Entries by Martin Njoroge

*Extended* CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST PROJECT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT

DEADLINE : September 30th 2020 PROVISION OF SERVICES FOR KOAN PROJECT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT 1.0 About KOAN Kenya Organic Agriculture Network (KOAN) is a national membership organization for organic agriculture in Kenya. KOAN was formed to coordinate, facilitate and provide leadership and professional services to all members and other stakeholders in the organic agriculture sector […]

Much Ado About Organic/ Organic Certification at a SnapShot

The Organic Agriculture industry is full of Opportunities, but information about how to access these opportunities has not always been straightforward, particularly in Kenya. Organic Certification seems to be a grey area in terms of available information.  This article is for A person looking for ways to certify their farms as organic A person looking […]

GROWING BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN THE ORGANIC VALUE CHAIN

This article appeared in AFRONET ISSUE NO 3 JANUARY TO JUNE 2020   Organic agriculture has the potential to generate significant incomes for households, thus potentially uplifting smallholder-farming households from poverty cycles and food/nutrition insecurity. Through various interventions, the number or farmer and land under organic cultivation has been constantly growing in Kenya. With land […]

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST PROVISION OF SERVICES FOR KOAN WEBSITE EDITING AND CONTENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES

DEADLINE : 30th April 2020 1.0 About KOAN Kenya Organic Agriculture Network (KOAN) is a national membership organization for organic agriculture in Kenya. KOAN was formed to coordinate, facilitate and provide leadership and professional services to all members and other stakeholders in the organic agriculture sector in Kenya. KOAN Membership is derived from farmers, traders, […]

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST PROVISION OF SERVICES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ORGANIC PRODUCE VALUE CHAIN MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

DEADLINE : 25th May 2020   1.0 About KOAN Kenya Organic Agriculture Network (KOAN) is a national membership organization for organic agriculture in Kenya. KOAN was formed to coordinate, facilitate and provide leadership and professional services to all members and other stakeholders in the organic agriculture sector in Kenya. KOAN Membership is derived from farmers, […]

Kenya Organic Food Festival and Exhibition 2019

The Kenya Organic Food Festival and Exhibition 2018 Venue: Wangari Maathai Institute Kabete Date: 21-22nd September 2019 Gate Entry: Free The first of its kind in Kenya will host over 50 exhibitors including traders, farmers, input suppliers etc who will showcase what the Organic Food industry is all about. The event is particularly tailored for […]

Fruits and Vegetables Supply System

Developing a sustainable supply system for fruits and vegetables from smallholder farmers in Muranga and Machakos counties to modern markets in Kenya. The project aims at addressing key challenges in marketing organic produce from smallholder farmers which include but not limited to: weak linkages between producers and traders, poor quality of produce reaching the market, […]

Lake Bogoria

Empowering Communities in Lake Bogoria Production Landscape to enhance the overall effectiveness in the management and conservation of the Lake Bogoria National Reserve, through inclusiveness and consensus-building. This is a conservation project for the Lake Bogoria Landscape, a priority Landscape for the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Phase six. The project supports community-based organizations and networks […]