Agriculture and Coorporative Development

Agriculture and Coorporative Development

Wilson Kibor Taiy is a holder of a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Extension and Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Production and has worked in the Agricultural sector for 32 years. His immense in the agricultural extension, programme design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation is of great benefit to Nandi County.

Agriculture is the backbone of our economy and the County Government of Nandi is keen to ensure that the service delivery this important sector is enhanced with an aim of improving the living standards of the people. Department of Agriculture and cooperative development have an overall goal of increase Agricultural production in a conducive and sustainable environment. The department consists of five directorates namely, Directorate of Agriculture, Fisheries, Livestock, Cooperatives and veterinary services Value addition is our clarion target to department in order to maximize profitability to our farmers even as we move to offer support service as a government. Statistics show that there is a huge export market opportunity in the global market for our horticultural produce and thus there in need for concerted efforts to increase production of horticultural produce to address the shortage in the global market.  . As County Executive Member in charge of this docket, my role is to provide an enabling policy environment as well as providing leadership to a dedicated team of employees who are diligently serving the public. I therefore assure members of the public of our commitment to offer quality and efficient services.

VISION The vision of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries is to be a leading agent towards the achievement of food security, employment creation, income generation and poverty reduction in the County.

CORE VALUES

  • Professionalism
  • Accountability, Transparency and Integrity
  • Efficiency an d responsiveness
  • Partnerships
  • Equity

MISSION To improve the livelihood s of the Nandi County  citizens by promotion of competitive Agriculture through creation of enabling environment, provision of support services and ensuring sustainable Natural Resource Management.

2 Comments

  • Paul Makenzi

    Hi, I am a resident of nandi county. I just finished a bachelor’s degree in dryland agriculture and enterprise development at Kenyatta university.
    I am requesting if there is a chance for internship in the ministry in nandi county. If there is, please let me know how and when to apply.
    Thank you

    • 10:33 am - August 3, 2018

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    • Kipsaro Boit

      Hello Paul,

      We appreciate your interest in serving Nandi as an intern. Feel free to apply through interns.nandi.go.ke

      All the best.

      • 5:40 am - August 14, 2018

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