High Tea Production Eats into Farmers’ Earnings

  Things are looking up for tea – there was high tea production  but regrettably the high tea production eats into farmers’ earnings  The  bumper tea harvest in the first five months of the year has cut earnings for farmers with a kilo of tea fetching an average $2.87 from $3.02  over the same period… Continue reading High Tea Production Eats into Farmers’ Earnings

The Bank of Africa-Kenya Is To Finance Tea Growers

To boost Kenyan tea industry,  the Bank of Africa-Kenya is  to finance tea growers by introducing an innovative credit facility that is expected to scale up farmers’ productivity. The facility, called The Chai Loan, will be a source of short term financing to both small-scale and large-scale tea farmers, to support farming operations critical to increased… Continue reading The Bank of Africa-Kenya Is To Finance Tea Growers