Kenya: El Niño threatens flower production

Kenya's flower farmers are facing tough times ahead as El Nino rains pound several parts of the country, which is set to adversely affect production.

The Kenya Flower Council (KFC) CEO Jane Ngige said the El Nino phenomenon will dampen the fortunes of flower exports.

"Greenhouse structures are also expected to be hard hit by strong winds causing an increase in production costs," Ngige said in a statement received on Wednesday.

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