Kenya economy relies on agricultural sector. Many crops are grown in Kenya both for home use and for sale in the local and international market. Farmers in Kenya face challenges in production of various crops. These challenges include crop pests and diseases, climate change, exhaustion of the soils due to over cultivation and increase in the prices of the farm inputs. Various agro-chemicals companies have been put up to solves some of these problems by providing farm inputs mainly farm chemicals such as pesticides, herbicides, insecticides and fertilizers.
Just like in any other business farmers need to get their farm inputs from reliable companies that offer quality products for higher yields. There are various agro-chemical companies distributed across Kenya that produce reliable and quality products for farm use. They have their agents in many towns in Kenya where farmers can access their products. However some of these companies provide on-line ordering services where farmers can easily access and purchase the product of their choice.
The following is a comprehensive list of the most renown agro-chemical companies in Kenya:
- Juanco SPS Limited,
- Twiga chemical Kenya,
- Murphy Chemicals (E.A) Ltd.,
Baba Dogo Rd. Ruaraka.
- Agrochemical Association Of Kenya,
Tel: +254 4181213
- Pyrethrum Board of Kenya
Stanley Mathenge Road
- Osho Chemical Industries Ltd.
Sasio Road, Nairobi
- Safina (E.A) Ltd. Wakulima
House, Haile Selassie avenue.
- Twiga Chemical Industries Ltd,
Ol-kalou Road , Industrial Area.
- Amiran Kenya Ltd.
Old Airport North Road., Nairobi.
- Agrichem and Tools Limited,
Kijabe street , Next to Globe Cinema, Nairobi.
- Anset International Limited.
Capitol Hill. Towers Cathedral road.