Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) is the government parastatal whose responsibility is to assure the quality of agricultural inputs and produce to prevent adverse impact on the economy,
Upcoming News & Events
- Import Certification System Training at the Namanga Border
Namanga border – KEPHIS will this week train clearing agents and plant importers at the Namanga border on how to use the Import Certification System (ICS).
- Tuta Absoluta Workshop to Address Control and Management Options
KEPHIS headquarters, Nairobi - KEPHIS inspectors, Plant protection experts and tomato growers will this week be trained on how to detect and manage the tomato leaf minor, commonly known as Tuta absoluta, a pest that is currently attacking tomatoes in the country.
- Coming Up.. KEPHIS to Train Customs Agents, Airline Agents, Ground Handlers and Clearing Agents on its Mandate
Nairobi - KEPHIS will this week train Customs Agents, Airline Agents, Ground Handlers and Clearing Agents on its mandate of facilitating the export of plant produce to Kenya’s market destinations, particularly the European Union (EU) market.
- KEPHIS Shines Once Again at the Kabarnet and Kitale Shows
KEPHIS shone once again at the Kabarnet and Kitale agricultural shows, scooping first positions in various categories as per her mandate. At the Kabarnet show, KEPHIS was first in The Best Regulatory Authority Stand, The Best Innovation and Invention Stand and The Best Medium Government Stand; Kitale was first in The Best Local Stand in Strategies of International Trade and Exports.
- IMPORTANT NOTICE
In order to enhance our communication with our stakeholders, customers and the public, we are happy to inform you of our new phone numbers which will make it easier for you to reach and engage with us.
The new numbers are as follows:
Telephone: 020 661 8000
Cellphone: 0709 891 000
- KEPHIS Wins at the Nairobi International Trade Fair
Nairobi – The Nairobi International Trade Fair was held recently and KEPHIS achieved great milestones. The Corporation was first in the category of The Corporation that Best Embraces Information, Communication and Technology (ICT). The Ag. MD Dr. Esther Kimani received the winning trophy from His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta during the official opening of the week long event.
- Kilifi Farmers Educated On Good Agricultural Practices at Field Day
Kizingo, Kilifi County – KEPHIS and the County Government of Kilifi organized a farmers field day in the county, where over 600 farmers learned about the recommended seed and crop varieties for planting, the importance of laboratory analyses of their agricultural inputs and how to manage pests and diseases for increased food production leading to improved livelihoods in their county.