Vision

Machakos to be a food secure and wealthy County anchored in innovative and competitive production, processing and marketing of crops, livestock and fisheries products.

 

Mission

To improve the livelihoods of Machakos County residents and ensure food security by promoting innovative and competitive production through creation of an enabling environment and ensuring sustainable natural resource management.

 

Mandate

Ensure Food security and incomes; advance agro-based industries and agricultural exports; and enhance sustainable use of land and water resources as a basis for agricultural enterprises, as well as the overall growth and development of the Cooperative sector as a vehicle for entrepreneurship and wealth creation

 

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Machakos county is famous for it’S Sweet mangoes, sweet oranges, Avocados, Macadamia and other types of fruits. All these reach our supermarkets unprocessed.There is a huge opportunity in processing and value adding to these products.

More areas in agriculture, livestock and fish

COFFEE
We have large coffee farms and a large small-holder population. 
We would like to mill and brand our coffee and look for partners towards that.

HONEY
Ukambani honey is legendary. We are looking for partners to process and brand it. The potential for high returns is huge.

COTTON
The potential for cotton production is very huge. We are looking for partners to give and process the cotton.

FISH FARMING
Fish farming has of late been taken up as a major farming activity and the fish yields are great.

Masinga dam offers a huge catchment site and the potential for the venture is enormous, we are looking for partners to develop a processing plant within the county.

 

Leadership Team Contact Details

Name: Hon. Urbanus Musyoka
Designation: CECM – Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperative Development
Mobile Phone: +254 720 238874
Email Address: umusyoka@machakos.go.ke

Name: Damaris Mativo
Designation: Chief Officer – Agriculture and Food Security
Mobile Phone: +254 722 680193
Email Address: dmativo@machakos.go.ke

Name: Mwikali Muthoka
Designation: Chief Officer – Co-operative Development and Marketing
Mobile Number: +254 723 590670
Email Address: mmuthoka@machakos.go.ke

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