milk-plant

New KCC allocated Sh400m to set up powder milk plant

18th Sep 2015

New Kenya Cooperative Creameries (New KCC) will be allocated Sh400 million in the financial year starting July to establish its first powder milk plant. The Budget committee has directed the Treasury to allocate the state-owned firm the cash to set up a plant which will absorb excess milk from farmers, sparing them the losses such as those witnessed in 2010…Read More

israel

Kenyan envoy to Israel pledges support for Kenyan dairy farmers

16th Sep 2015

Kenyan Ambassador to Israel, Augostino Njoroge, has pledged his support for dairy farmers who wish to borrow expertise from Israel to boost milk production. This comes even as New KCC (NKCC) plans to roll out strategic projects in milk producing zones to tackle the perennial milk shortage. Speaking in Israel after hosting New KCC farmers to a dinner, Mr Njoroge…Read More