China’s Premier Pledges Support to Kenya’s Agriculture Sector

The Chinese Government has pledged to support Kenya in food production. Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang said his Government will assist in seed production and irrigation. He spoke when he met Deputy President William Ruto at his Harambee House Annex office…Full Article: AllAfrica May 2014 Key Point China’s Premier stated that Chinese companies will invest

China Develops New Irrigation Technology that Efficiently Waters Crop Roots

Chinese scientists have developed a new irrigation technology that consumes 50% less water than drip irrigation technology. The trace quantity irrigation technology is based on the soil capillary force principle. When the technology is applied, plants take the initiative in absorbing water according to their respective demands, rather than being watered passively, said Zhu Jun,