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ECONOMY-FINANCE

KTDA discharges Sh3 billion as December installment to ranchers

The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has dispensed Sh3 billion as installment to its smallholder tea ranchers for the December 2021 green leaf conveyances to their individual industrial facilities. As indicated by the organization, ranchers have effectively begun getting the installments – in light of particular banks' cycles and courses of events.

  19 days ago ago
KTDA discharges Sh3 billion as December installment to ranchers

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KTDA Reduces Loan Interests For Tea Farmers Who are Members Of Greenland Fedha

On Wednesday 2nd December 2021 the Kenya Tea Development Agency decided to gift the Kenyan Tea farmers early Christmas. The farmers will be enjoying credits at lower interests after the agency decided to reduce the interest rates 21 to 8 per cent for loans borrowed from its microfinance arm, Greenland Fedha.

  1 month ago ago
KTDA Reduces Loan Interests For Tea Farmers Who are Members Of Greenland Fedha

JUSTICE

KTDA Factory Directors Get Greenlight From The Court To Hold Elections

Kenya Tea Development Agency can now go ahead and hold elections for its directors after a judge dismissed a case seeking to stop the exercise. High Court judge Anthony Mrima on Thursday dismissed an application filed by Agriculture Fisheries and Food Authority opposing the elections on the grounds that the tea sector has no legal framework for conducting the election.

  6 months ago ago
KTDA Factory Directors Get Greenlight From The Court To Hold Elections

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Good News For Kenyan Tea Farmers After Introduction Of This New Payment System

After the Kenya Tea Development Agency released November pay for their produce, tea farmers in the country are smiling all the way to the bank. Chairman of the Kenya Tea Development Authority, David Ichoho, said the agency has paid the farmers Sh2.58 billion for 125 million kilos of green leaf delivered to KTDA factories last month.

  1 month ago ago
Good News For Kenyan Tea Farmers After Introduction Of This New Payment System

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KTDA Says That The State Is Dishonest On Tea Sector Reforms

The move to privatise Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) in 2000 was strategic to hand the sector to farmers and keep the government at bay but it seems to have found its way back. More than 560,000 tea farmers, who own KTDA, deliver 60 percent of green leaf produced in Kenya to their 65 factories.

  6 months ago ago
KTDA Says That The State Is Dishonest On Tea Sector Reforms

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KTDA sends home all Managers. Storm in the tea cup?

On Thursday last week, several letters were dispatched from the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) headquarters in Nairobi to all the 62 factory managers of the various KTDA-run entities ordering them to take 30-day compulsory leave. The thinking was that, in the struggle by farmers to have a say in the running of their factories, the Factory Unit Managers had been used by their employer, KTDA, to frustrate the newly-elected boards, which are now eager to unearth how billions of shillings were stolen or misappropriated in the entities by brokers, traders and cartels.

  7 months ago ago
KTDA sends home all Managers. Storm in the tea cup?

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Wrangles at KTDA: What Leadership Change Means to Tea Farmers

Tea export is a significant source of foreign exchange in Kenya and any transformation affecting tea management influence Kenya’s economy. Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) limited is a private holding company under the ownership of over 600,000 small-holder tea farmers and it is the chief manager of over 60% of Kenya’s tea.

  7 months ago ago
Wrangles at KTDA: What Leadership Change Means to Tea Farmers

POLITICS

Congratulations To Olenguruone Zone Director For Being Elected General Director For KTDA

Olenguruone zone small and large scale tea farmers successful turned up to elect new Kenya Tea Development Agency director Doctor David Korir who presented his pleasing ideas and the work he promised to do to olenguruone tea farmers.The newly elected Kenya Tea Development Agency director Doctor David Korir, under the new reforms while addressing the farmers after election he is promising the residents nothing but hardwork to improve the tea sector.

  8 months ago ago
Congratulations To Olenguruone Zone Director For Being Elected General Director For KTDA

POLITICS

"I Can't Be Compared With CS. Perter Munya, My Politics Is Much Deferment From His, Governor Claims

Bomet governor H.E Dr.Hillary Barchok has come out few hours after the cabinet secretary of agriculture Hon.Peter Munya came out and alleged that the direct sale of tea from Bomet to the Islamic republic of Iran which was flagged off by H.E Dr.Barchok was fake. Hon.Peter Munya claimed that what happened in Bomet county was just but a comedy of its own, adding that there were no solid agreement on the said direct sale of tea.

  6 months ago ago

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Why Tea Farmers Should Not Abandon KTDA For Other Tea Private Sectors

Kenya Tea Development Agency company has been on service offering more than 650 thousand tea farmers quality services for the last 7 years since it kicked off its services to tea farmers customers. Recently Kenya Tea Development Agency have been in though times together with the Kenya government as far as election of directors is concerned the Kenya court orders have given Kenya Tea Development Agency company directors election without including the former sitting directors of the company.

  7 months ago ago
Why Tea Farmers Should Not Abandon KTDA For Other Tea Private Sectors

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Tea Growers To Get Subsidized Fertilizer

Kenya Tea Development Agency is set to distribute more than 600, 000 fertiliser to small scale tea growers across the Country. When coronavirus hits the country, all the international travels were suspended. This made it difficult for the agency to acquire fertilizers. Farmers have been affected in terms of reduced produce.

  7 months ago ago
Tea Growers To Get Subsidized Fertilizer

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Kenya: KTDA Sets Minimum Tea Price to Cushion Farmers

The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has set the base save cost for handled tea at the Mombasa closeout in an uncommon move pointed toward padding smallholder ranchers. Therefore, closeout tea costs will not fall beneath Sh268 (US$2.43) per kilo, while the expense of creating a kilo of made tea has been covered at Sh84.17.

  6 months ago ago
Kenya: KTDA Sets Minimum Tea Price to Cushion Farmers

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Good News To Farmers As Government Orders Audit Of Tea Factories Under KTDA

The Kenyan government has ordered an audit of all Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) factories aiming to stamp out exploitation of small-scale farmers as well as improve their monthly earnings. The auditing, which is also aimed at eradicating duplication of roles, will begin at KTDA head office then cover all the 69 factories under the authority.

  4 months ago ago
Good News To Farmers As Government Orders Audit Of Tea Factories Under KTDA

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Nakuru- Bomet Thousands Of KenyaTea Development Agency Famers Have Turned Up To Vote New Director

As it was scheduled for today, thousands of small and large scale tea farmers from Nakuru and Bomet country have turned up this morning for the election of Kenya Tea Development Agency director, famers have elected their director at Mogogo in Ngererit primary school grounds.Kenya Tea Development Agency Board started that , election of directors are being done after every period of three years.

  8 months ago ago
Nakuru- Bomet Thousands Of KenyaTea Development Agency Famers Have Turned Up To Vote New Director

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KTDA And Kuresoi Tea Companies In High Competition

Kenya Tea Development Agency have been in great competition with other private tea sectors as far as collection and purchase of tea is concerned . For the last two weeks the competition have been rising to the highest point possible, this after the great Kuresoi tea factory hit on the line and more than 3000 thousand tea farmers immediately switched to this tea factory abandoning Kenya Tea Development Agency.

  7 months ago ago
KTDA And Kuresoi Tea Companies In High Competition

SOCIETY

Man, 50, Died On The Spot After Being Hit On The Head With a Portable Digital Weighing Scale

Man aged 50 and a father of five was hit on the head with a portable digital weighing scale by a tea buying clerk known by the name Denis Ondieki and died on the spot. The deceased killers later escaped from the crime scene at Nyamokenye tea buying centre and went missing.

  6 months ago ago
Man, 50, Died On The Spot After Being Hit On The Head With a Portable Digital Weighing Scale

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Good News To Tea Farmers As Ktda Increases Monthly Salary

Tea farmers have something reason to smile after The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) Limited record increase in monthly payments effective from September. The latest reviewed payments will seek to raise the welfare of small scale tea farmers from within the specified regions. Kenya is well known globally as the leading exporter of the green leaf.

  5 months ago ago
Good News To Tea Farmers As Ktda Increases Monthly Salary

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Good News To Tea Farmers As KTDA Revealed This

Kenya tea development agency has been the leading tea processing company over the past 10 years. Kenya tea development agency services more than 630,000 the growers who transport their tea to various ktda companies for processing, action and sales. Small scale and large scale Kenya tea growers have woken up to good news today morning as Kenya Tea Development Agencies provide good news to them by revealing some wonderful informations.

  5 months ago ago
Good News To Tea Farmers As KTDA Revealed This

POLITICS

A Gubernatorial Aspirant In Trouble After Criticising The Incumbent For Delivering His Promise

A gubernatorial aspirant in south rift valley,Bomet county who hails from Bosto village in Embomos ward, Konoin constituency Hon.Dr.Julius Kipkorir Kones has caused a sparks reaction online from Bomet residents after criticising the incumbent move of making sure that tea farmers from Bomet county and it's environment benefits from their hard work in tea farming.

  7 months ago ago
A Gubernatorial Aspirant In Trouble After Criticising The Incumbent For Delivering His Promise

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KTDA claims that 920 of its titles have been stolen

The Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) said 920 titles had been stolen from 77 of its companies.The organization claims the theft took place between April 16 and April 19, 2021, when the KTDA headquarters on Moi Avenue in Nairobi were attacked by DCI detectives.

  8 months ago ago
KTDA claims that 920 of its titles have been stolen