May 30, 2024

What Are Borehole Drilling Requirements in Kenya You Should Know in 2024 As water scarcity and accessibility continue to be on the rise, borehole drilling has become popular in different parts of the country. This is either for domestic, agricultural, or industrial purposes. However, there are certain considerations…

May 21, 2024

Irrigation Valves: What is a Valve and How to Fix or Replace Them in 2024 Irrigation valves are essential components in garden and lawn irrigation systems that help you control the flow of water to different zones within the system. They are located inside the valve box. You…

May 18, 2024

Drip Irrigation Vs. Traditional Watering Methods: Which One Should You Choose? Whether you're an experienced farmer or a beginner interested in farming or landscaping, you are sure that healthy plants require sunlight, air, and water. Although crops obtain sunlight and air naturally, irrigation is necessary to fulfill the…

May 11, 2024

How to Grow Tomatoes in a Raised Garden Bed Tomatoes perform well in raised beds like other vegetables, especially in rainy periods. They are sensitive plants that respond quickly to excess moisture levels and waterlogging. This year, the rains have been abundant and you all know what happens…

April 22, 2024

How to Choose the Best PVC Pipe in 2024: A Beginner’s Guide PVC pipes are widely used in industrial and residential applications due to their durability, versatility, and cost-effectiveness. Are you doing plumbing work in your house? You need piping. Or you are doing wiring and want everything…

April 7, 2024

Top Reasons Why You Need a Dam Liner This Rainy Season in 2024 Building and maintaining a dam is not an easy task and requires proper lining for long-term functionality and integrity. In Kenya, dam lining is a modern water conservation method for storing water in reservoirs, dams,…

January 7, 2024

What Is the Optimum Potassium to Calcium Ratio in Hydroponics? In hydroponics and soil cultivation, you need to provide the plants with the right balance of nutrients to achieve optimum growth and maximize yields. Calcium and potassium play an important role in nutrient absorption and the overall plant…

December 16, 2023

Weeds pose a significant threat to horticultural crops, competing for essential resources such as nutrients, water, and sunlight. Effective weed management is crucial for maintaining the health and productivity of horticultural crops. This blog explores a range of techniques employed in weed management within the context of horticulture,…

December 2, 2023

IPM is not just a pest control strategy; it's a philosophy that reshapes the way we approach agricultural challenges. At its core, IPM seeks to harmonize the delicate equilibrium of ecosystems with the demands of agriculture. Unlike traditional pest control methods that often resort to blanket chemical applications,…

November 25, 2023

Oxfarm in Partnership With Mazero Brings You Mango, Avocado and Drip Irrigation Solution. Both avocado and mango farming have gained significant prominence in recent years, with the country emerging as one of the leading producers of avocados and mangoes globally. The nutritious benefits of avocados and mangoes, coupled…