About Equator

Equator is a blog that focuses on issues Agriculture and culture. The Author, Mr. Francis Lahaki, is a trained christian journalist and has spent his time doing art and cultural journalis. He also has a great passion in agriculture and has sought to establish how art and agriculture influence the society around him. He has a garden, Railway Line Vegetable Garden, in Lang'ata, Nairobi, near the Kibera slums. On his garden are grown varieties of fruits and vegetables mostly motivated by recycling waste materials for production of vegetables, fruits and seedlings for consumption in and around Nairobi. The journalist also uses this garden as a mentorship facility for the youth interested in Agriculture from the slums in Kibera and the surrounding estates.