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SILT GIVES A FARMER HEALTHY VEGETABLES

Who knew silt could turn out to be a farmer’s best friend for healthy vegetables?

Coming from a county which is popularly known for fish, business is booming for Joseph Odhiambo who discovered silk as a sure fertilizer for his vegetables within the lake shore at Usenge beach in Siaya county.

“Everybody around the lake is looking into fishing, and I thought I needed to give people an option after I discovered many were buying their vegetables from as far as Bondo town, 10km away,” says Odhiambo.

The silt has made it possible for Mr. Odhiambo to have a thriving vegetable farm at the shore creating public interest on his craft.

For more of this catchy story visit: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001274315/i-use-silt-to-get-giant-healthy-vegetables.