TARI Maruku, CIAT and Beuda Seed Co and Cons. Ltd participated in farmers field day conducted by PCI and Butiama DC at Buhemba ward, Butiama district in Mara region 21-22 January 2021
- 24th January, 2021 11:13
- By RAYA.JOSEPH
TARI Maruku is working together with PCI and LGAs in Mara region to improve the production of beans. TARI Maruku has provided improved beans for demonstrations to various groups, schools and individual farmers. The common bean variety distributed was JESCA, which is early maturing and rich in high iron and zinc. The field trip was conducted on 21 January to monitor the status of demonstration plots established and managed by the group of farmers and individual farmers and 86 farmers attended (46 female and 40 male). CIAT representative and Beula Seed Co and Cons. Ltd team also participated in the field day.
Beans stakeholders and Mazingira B group members looking at the JESCA beans harvested in late January 2021