Smallholder Dairy Commercialization Programme (SDCP)

Smallholder Dairy Commercialization Programme (SDCP)

KENAFF is the Technical Service Provider for the Smallholder Dairy Commercialization Programme (SDCP) implementing two components; the Dairy Grants Scheme and Dairy Entrepreneurship Training. Programme implementation is led by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries through the State Department of Livestock with funding from International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the Government of Kenya and the beneficiaries.


The programme’s overall goal is to enhance the livelihoods of rural households through market oriented production, trade of dairy and dairy products and strengthening of dairy farmer organizations for improved financial returns.


SDCP is being implemented in nine counties namely; Bomet, Bungoma, Kakamega and Kisii. Others are Nakuru, Nandi, Nyamira, Trans Nzoia and Uasin Gishu.

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