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Construction of a Low Cost Greenhouse:

This video shows the construction of a low cost greenhouse and bed preparation for planting. This includes the factors to consider while locating a greenhouse i.e.

a). Sunlight direction.

b). Light requirements.

c). Shade

d). Drainage.

e). Workplace for potting.

f). Prevailing wind.

g). Topography.


5 comments to Construction of a Low Cost Greenhouse:

  • Hon Pst Dr Stephen Ndicho, Former MP for Juja

    Want to start Green House in Githunguri. Pls advice Thanks

  • adul

    Thank you for using NAFIS services. The Greenhouse farming is technology being promoted by Sygenta and Amiran companies among others.

    You can also liaise with Mr. David Kuria ,horticulturist Ol Joro Orok ATC, MOA, Nyandarua West District,e-mail:,Tel. 0714028024/0733791844; and Mr. Titus G. Ng’ang’a Farm management , Ol Joro Orok ATC,MOA, Nyandarua West District, e-mail:,Tel. 07230674.

  • adul

    Thanks Mr. Wellingtone Wasike for your quick response. I hope you have informed Mr. James Nyoro (email address: who is incharge of Githunguri area to get in touch with the Hon Pst Dr. Stephen Ndicho for the construction of Greenhouse.

  • David S Khaemba

    Just came across you video on green House construction and was really enlightened.
    I have alraedy put together afew materials for the same but would like to get your technical assistance to get off.
    I am a small scale farmer in Bungoma county and wish to embrace this profitable farming practice.

    Kindly advice on way forward.

  • nganga100

    Hi Mr. Wellingtone Wasike,
    I would like to construct a greenhouse in Limuru, I like what I’ve watched in the video above. How do i go about this process and what is the total cost of the Low cost greenhouse?

    Kindly advice