3 services found


  • Phyto-Sanitary Services

    Phyto-Sanitary Services

    International exchange of germplasm and trade/movement of plants and plant products is crucial in the quest for adequate food production and supply. There being need to ensure that foreign injurious pests, diseases and noxious weeds which do not exist in Kenya are not introduced in the country, Kenya has a very stringent plant introduction and certification procedures since 1930's when the plant quarantine services were started in East...

  • Analytical Services

    Analytical Services

    The Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (formerly known as the Pesticide Residue Laboratory) is situated at the KEPHIS Headquarters in Nairobi, Oloolua Ridge, Karen. It is a multi-purpose facility that is able to analyse agrochemical formulations and residues in a wide range of agricultural produce, soil water and animal tissues at a fee. The main objective of the laboratory is to provide customers within KEPHIS, other Government departments and the wider...

  • Quality Control Services

    Quality Control Services

    Seed is the basic input that sets the potential for crop yield. It is derived from either a sound seed production scheme or from rudimentary farming systems. Seed Quality Control Services operates within the guidelines and procedures stipulated in The Seeds and Plant Varieties Act of the laws of Kenya.