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
- KEPHIS Wins Again at the Eldoret Show
Eldoret – KEPHIS won two trophies at this year’s Eldoret National Show. These were in the Best Regulatory Authority Stand and the Best Strategies of International Trade and Exports. The winning trophies were presented to KEPHIS MD Dr. Esther Kimani by the CS Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Mr. Willy Bett.
- KEPHIS Signs MOU with the China Academy of Agricultural Sciences
KEPHIS Signs MOU with the China Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
- KEPHIS Wins Again at the Embu Agricultural Show
Njukiri Showground, Embu – KEPHIS once again scooped top prizes during the just concluded Embu agricultural show.
- KEPHIS Producing Sweet Potato Vines for Health and Food Security
Muguga - The KEPHIS Plant Quarantine and Biosecurity Station (PQBS) in Muguga plays an important role in plant protection through facilitation of safe transfer of plant genetic materials by preventing the introduction of plant pests, diseases and noxious weeds. The station is the centre of excellence in germplasm exchange and distribution.
- Nursery Operators Training and Certification Course, 2017
Good crop production starts with the seedling, the seedling must be of good quality for the plant to
provide the intended yield. Nursery operators training and certification course intends to
strengthen capacity in certified seedling supply system for maximum production.
- SEED POTATO PRODUCTION & SUPPLY COURSE 2017
The course is intended for public and private agricultural professionals working in potato seed potato development, production and supply as well as in related fields.
- CABINET SECRETARY WILLY BETT’s PHYTOSANITARY VISIT TO THE KEPHIS BUSIA ONE STOP BORDER POST
Busia - The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Mr. Willy Bett visited the Busia One Stop Border Post (OSPB) to familiarize himself on the import and export of plants, plant material and regulated articles and the role of KEPHIS in facilitating cross border trade.