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Monopolizing Dairy | 1: The Making of an Empire

Monopolizing Dairy

Monopolizing Dairy

The Making of an Empire

This is the first episode of season 1 of Kenya's Blueprint. The episode takes a deep dive into what led to the formation of Kenya Cooperative Creameries.

It explores the impact the Swynnerton Plan of 1954 had in the agricultural sector for the indigenous population.

The 1958 act that led to illegalizing of commercial sale of raw milk through the Public Health Act and formation of Kenya Dairy Board that enforced the act.

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The content used on this episode is adapted from the The Revitalisation of Kenya Cooperative Creameries: The Politics of Policy Reforms in the Dairy Sector in Kenya by Prof Rosemary Atieno & Prof Karuti Kanyinga

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