Majority of farm produce in Kenya especially the leafy vegetables are basically exported to the United States.
The United States Department of Transportation’s decision to allow Kenya Airways fly directly into the US presents a huge opportunity to Kenyan farmers.
For example, CEO of The Fresh Produce Exporters Association of Kenya (FPEAK), Hosea Machuki has stated that this development has opened a new opportunity for Kenyan avocados.
He likewise uncovered that 18% of the farming produce at present being traded to The US from Kenya are leafy foods.
A two-day display of products of the soil – the first of its kind commences today, Wednesday at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies and it is gone for tending to industry issues that make privately created crops noncompetitive in the worldwide markets among others.