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PRI-Kenya offers organic products via local enterprises

Take advantage of Kenya’s abundant organic products like coffee, aloe secundiflora skin care, prickly pear jam and moringa and baobab powders.

The communities producing these products are trained and supported by Kenya’s Permaculture Research Institute (PRI), which promotes organic and sustainable farming techniques that work in harmony with the natural environment. Read more

Get a taste of country at The Farm Shop at South Lake, Naivasha

Shop for quality items at the beautiful farm shop at Southlake, Naivasha, or hang out on the patio with a cup of chai and light snacks.

The patio overlooks Maria Sovich’s small farm, where she also runs her successful company, Kenyan Classic Preserves: hand made fresh fruit jams, jellies sweetened with apple, mustard, peanut butter and more. Read more

Honey Care Africa sets the bar for responding to consumer demands with quality products

Kenyans asked for raw honey and Honey Care Africa responded with quality products, attention to customer service and above all, commitment to social responsibility.

If stories like this regularly made headlines in the country’s media, we would see a local revolution in enlightened business.

For now, I highly recommend Honey Care’s Kakuzi Hills caramel-like raw dark variety. I bake a ton with it. The other kind is a mild, acacia honey from Baringo for those who prefer more subtle flavours. Read more