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News Kenya » Weather: Kenya's First Olympic Alpine Skier Sabrina Simader Thrills in Debut

News channel or source: https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/sports/Meet-Sabrina-Simader-Kenyas-First-Alpine-Skier-474953023.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

While Boit grew up in Kenya and took up skiing after running ... She says while Kenyans may be best known for excelling at warm-weather Olympic events like sprints and marathons, she’s a skier through-and-through. pic.twitter.com/qQcV10xmJB Her skiing ...

News Kenya » Weather: Amiran Kenya launches new tomato variety

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001270891/amiran-kenya-launches-new-tomato-variety
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

On maturity, it takes 75 to 80 days from transplant to harvesting depending on the prevailing weather. The Zara Fl variety tomato ... Douglas Munyao, an agronomist from Amiran Kenya, says 20g of Zara F1 has 10,000 seeds that would be adequate for an ...

News Kenya » Weather: Kenya: Shilling Exposed After IMF Pullout

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802210070.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Kenya was yet to draw down on the two-year facility, which has been a key component in the country's ability to weather economic shocks since March 2016. The precautionary facility has been one of tools that have helped Kenya stabilise the shilling against ...

News Kenya » Weather: Kenya's climate change plan leaves out poor people - lobbies

News channel or source: https://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2018/02/20/kenyas-climate-change-plan-leaves-out-poor-people-lobbies_c1717678
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Climate change refers to a change in long-term weather patterns, and is triggered largely by the increased levels of carbon dioxide in the air, produced by the use of fossil fuels. Kenya’s historical contribution to this is low, at 0.1 per cent compared ...

News Kenya » Weather: Correction: Kenya-Reality Show-Farming story

News channel or source: http://www.newspressnow.com/news/nation_and_world/ap/correction-kenya-reality-show-farming-story/article_d0eb3ce5-fc32-5dbf-bd06-7d8554ef4e4a.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — In a story Feb. 12 about a reality TV show ... where a booming young population is often put off by the image of punishing work and poor, weather-beaten farmers. "Most young Africans think of farming as back-breaking labor that ...

News Kenya » Weather: Weather Delays Transportation of Carjacking Victim’s Body to Kenya

News channel or source: http://whotv.com/2018/02/11/weather-delays-transportation-of-carjacking-victims-body-to-kenya/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

IOWA -- Weather was a contributing factor to delays transporting Mike Wasike's body to Kenya. His wife, Joan Sinali, posted an update on Facebook on Sunday, saying, "the process has dragged due to the state autopsy protocol, travel document and now ...

News Kenya » Weather: The miracle of Singapore - can Kenya be next?

News channel or source: https://www.tuko.co.ke/266833-the-miracle-singapore-kenya.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

As the backbone of Kenya’s economy, Agriculture should be the most flourishing sector. Unfortunately, the industry joins manufacturing in the list of underperforming sectors, having gone through little value addition and weather shocks. Additionally ...

News Kenya » Weather: Kenya's economy to expand by 5.8 pct this year: finance ministry

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKCN1FY0UH-OZABS
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s economy is likely to grow 5.8 percent this year ... The Finance Ministry said in its latest budget outlook paper that risks to growth could come from adverse weather, public spending pressure, especially from recurrent ...

News Kenya » Weather: How Climate Change is Fueling Innovation in Kenya

News channel or source: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/kenya-climate-change-fuels-new-business-180968122/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Like other small-scale farmers in Kenya, his family relied on a small parcel of land ... which in recent years has made for higher temperatures and increasingly erratic weather patterns. Small-scale farmers, who are extremely dependent on any slight ...

News Kenya » Weather: Kenya sends best athletes to World Indoor Championships in Birmingham

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/23/c_136994825.htm
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

With Kenya fronting former World Indoor 3,000m champion Helen Obiri to anchor the team, head coach William Tanui remained optimistic the country will weather the storm and post better performance to eclipse the two bronze medals won in Portland ...