Picture of Ripe Strawberries

How to farm strawberries in Kenya in 2022

The strawberry was initially a plant that grew in mild temperatures but has adapted well in warmer regions.  It has become popular around the world and is grown in nearly every country, due to the breeding of new varieties that can grow under a wide range of climatic conditions.   Strawberry, being mainly a fresh market product, …

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