Flagging off the distribution of assorted certified seeds



Flagging off the distribution of assorted certified seeds

H. E the Governor Fahim Yassin Twaha has this morning 4th April 2019 flagged off the 105 tonnes seeds distribution exercise at the County headquarter Mokowe. The seeds to be distributed include : maize, rice, sorghum and green grams.
He highlighted that Lamu County produces the best quality of cotton and plans are underway for the construction of cotton factory. The specialist would visit the cashew nuts farmers and assist them in order to boost their production.
The county government already has 15 tractors and is in the process of purchasing extra tractors in order to cut down the cost of ploughing by half.
He also informed the public of the developments that the County government had achieved which include :
6,200 title deeds being ready and will soon be given to farmers.
Increased bursary allocation from 60 millions to 127 millions.
He emphasized to the agricultural officers to be accountable of all the seeds they receive.
In attendance were : Deputy Governor, County secretary, MCA’s among others


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