For the third year in a row, Amiran Kenya, the leading agricultural firm that has brought a holistic approach to agribusiness in Kenya, was honored yet again at the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Awards Gala Dinner, this year receiving the prestigious ‘Champion of the Year’ award and emerging the first runners up in the Eradication of Extreme Poverty and Hunger MDG. The star studded event organized by the MDG Trust Fund, attracted the likes of Emmy Kosgei and Julius Owino alias Juliani, the profound gospel musician who presented the Youth Empowerment Award at the dinner. Also in attendance, were other industry movers and shakers from the world of finance, IT, agriculture, research institutions, media houses, Diplomats, NGOs and Societies, all brought together with the aim of creating awareness while awarding the progress of different organizations and firms towards advancement of the UN Millennium Development Goals.
Amiran Kenya crowned the ‘Champion of the Year’ at the 2013 MDG Awards
Kenya Red Cross Society and Amiran Kenya Limited join hands to encourage modern agricultural activities in Arid and Semi-arid areas
In the spirit of the Kenyans for Kenya initiative that has empowered communities in arid and semi-arid areas, allowing them to experience modern agricultural innovations through which they have been able to farm despite dry conditions, the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) in partnership with Amiran Kenya have launched the ‘Greenhouse Programme’ that kicked off with a five day training of KRCS volunteers by Amiran. The training which began on Monday 18th February 2013, aims at equipping the ambitious and energetic group of the 40 KRCS volunteers with top quality modern agricultural knowledge and practical know how that will help them provide agro-support services for all KRCS agricultural projects.
Featured Product (AFK)
The Amiran Farmer's Kit (AFK) was created with the aim of allowing small scale farmers affordable access to modern agricultural technologies, methods and inputs of the highest standard. Designed by Amiran Kenya Ltd, the AFK is a tailor made Kit designed to meet the needs of the specific farmer or group of farmers by adapting the components of the Kit to suit the climate, terrain, and agricultural experience of the farmer.