New Milk Plant in Makueni to Provide Market for Dairy Farmers

Fri, 12 Jan 2018

KENYA - Kikima Dairy Farmers Cooperative Society has commissioned a dairy plant in Makueni County with a capacity to process and back 300 litres and 6,600 litres in a day.

Capital FM Group reports that Makueni Fresh milk becomes the first dairy product to be processed in the county after Governor Kivutha Kibwana opened the Sh25 million plant in Mbooni sub-County.

The cooperative society has already made contact with supermarkets like Mulleys, Naivas, Ngooni and Jimelli to stock the milk.

Makueni produces 18 million litres of milk annually against a demand of 340 million litres which guarantees market for Makueni Fresh.