A form two drop out is reaping profits in millions from his state art multimillions dairy business is Eldoret Usin Gishu County.
Willy Kirwa says he opted to venture into business after he dropped out of school at form two for reasons he did not disclose.
“I dropped out of school earlier start farming,because of God I got a safe landing in agribusiness ,I thank God for this,It is paying off,”said Kirwa.
Kirwa further state that his journey to be the largest milk supplier in Eldoret, began when travelled to Israel, United States and Netherlands to procure Friesian breed suitable for the local climatic conditions.
” It has not been an easy journey I travel to Israel, Netherlands and US to benchmark and buy the best breed that survives the climate conditions of my area Eldoret, that is over 20 years.” he further stated.
Willy’s farm is also open for learning as he admits universities students and other agricultural related tertiary learning institutions to get practical skills under three months attachments program.
” It is pleasure working at the farm,getting a hands on experiences is our priority, right now I have been imparted with the knowledge of feeds formulation, how to mix breeds,how to use farm machines and dairy farm records keeping ” said an attachee at Willy’s farm.
Willy hopes his life journey inspires other students who might have not done well in academics
By Rodgers Oduor