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Water is Life, Conserve it by Harvesting It

Although too much rain has caused havoc in some parts of the country, agriculturists believe water can be harvested and later on used for agricultural purposes. As they say, water is life, conserve it, this is a scheme the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives is trying to put in place so that rain water is not wasted but reserved for later use. Martin Sishekanu, the Chief land husbandry specialist at the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives says the technology of water harvesting is cardinal in times like this when the country experiences too much rainfall. Therefore, farmers should consider it as a way of sustaining crops in case the nation at one point is exposed to dry weather conditions….(read more)