Agriculture is one of the main activity practiced in Kenya as a source of capital to many people and the country at large. Below are some of the cash crops that many farmers practice in Kenya.
Most farmers do sugarcane farming in Kenya because of it's good income. Sugarcane farming is mostly practiced in Nyanza and Western regions. It is also one of the cash crop that generate tax to Government.
Tea farming is mostly practiced in Nandi Hills, Kericho, Kisii and other parts of Kenya whereby companies under Kenya Tea Development Authority Exports tea leaves produced to other countries for the farmers to earn good income.
This is one of the cash crop that grown mainly grown in Kisii and Nyamira Counties and parts of Central and Western regions that has turned out to money generating crop.
The major coffee-growing regions in Kenya are the high plateaus around Mount Kenya ,the Arberdare Range, Kisii, Bungoma, Nakuru, Kericho and and to a smaller scale in Machakos and Taita hills in Eastern and coast provinces respectively. Coffee is one of the cash crop that generates income to Kenyan farmers.
Rice farming is majorly practiced in Nyanza and Central regions particularly in Ahero and Mwea Tebere.
Areas where wheat is grown in Kenya include Narok, Nakuru, Uasin Gishu, Trans Nzoia, as well as Nanyuki. Narok is the leading area in wheat farming followed by Nanyuki.
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