Lavender Simiyu

Lavender Simiyu


Specialist in: Animal Production
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Top Skills

  1. Dairy Business plans
  2. Feeding and homemade rations
  3. Building for cows
  4. Calf rearing
  5. Silage
  6. Cow House Design and Construction

Academic Qualification

Course: Agricultural Economics
Institution: Eldoret University
Training Level: Degree
From: Jan 1970 To: Jan 1970
I am livestock enthusiast, with vast experience in dairy sector. I have previously worked at University Of Eldoret farm, Dairy development officer at Bio foods and currently I am a Business consultant at SNV. In all these positions, I have worked directly with farmers supporting them through training and advice on how to improve their farms.As a consultant, I advise farmers in Rift valley and western Kenya on starting and managing profitable dairy farms.I am researcher with vast experience in the dairy industry with great analytical skills.I have been part of the market study team in North rift region that scanned over 150 farms.This has extended to the central region and is an ongoing process in collaboration with Performeter a Local dairy advisory consultancy company.The Market Study is meant to provide insight in the market opportunities in the Kenyan dairy sector for Dutch ISPIs (Input and Service Providers and Investors). A report of the North rift study can be obtained from

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