November 19, 2019

Is avocado really profitable in Kenya?

Kenya has been a leading exporter of Avocado in Africa for year. Avocado has also been Kenya's leading fruit export according to KALRO. The fruit has been fetching very attractive prices, both in the local markets and internationally. However, how much can a hass Avocado farm give as profit?. Before we get an answer to that question, we need to understand a few things. 

April 06, 2020

Why Hass Avocado is such a big deal

The Hass Avocado Plant is an amazing cultivar of Avocado. It has unique properties that makes it a very desirable Avocado variety to grow. Locally, the NSE listed Company Kakuzi has been growing this specific Avocado Cultivar and exporting the fruit globally. In the recent past, Kakuzi has also ventured into selling the Hass Avocado seedlings to farmers as well as purchasing the fruit from them. Avocado fruit business is growing rapidly....