The Ministry’s core functions include:
Formulation, implementation and monitoring of agricultural legislations, regulations and policies
Supporting agricultural research and promoting technology delivery
Facilitating and representing agricultural state corporations in the government
Development, implementation and coordination of programmes in the agricultural sector
Regulating and quality control of inputs, produce and products from the agricultural sector
Management and control of pests and diseases
Collecting, maintaining and managing information on agricultural sector
A secure and wealthy Nation anchored by an innovative, commercially oriented and competitive agricultural sector.
To improve the livelihood of Kenyans and ensures food security through creation of an enabling environment and ensuring sustainable natural resource management.