MAM Rains

Kenyans Warned of Poor Rains

By George Achia, Staff Science WriterNairobi:The Kenya Meteorological Department (KMD) has predicted depressed and poorly distributed rainfall over most parts of the country during the March – May long rain season.

The department has advised the farming communities of Western, Nyanza and Rift Valley where rainfall is expected to be near-normal with a tendency towards above-normal to take advantage of the rains and maximize crop yield through appropriate land use management.