MAASAI Women Dairy Co-operative Society Ltd, Kajiado branch has posted a turnover of Sh59.1 million from milk collection and transportation at the close of August.
The initiative of 400 Maasai women was started in 2005. According to its patron, Helen Nkaissery, the production reached a record 26,000 litres a day between May and August. She said that fetched the members Sh22 million each month.
The society covers six divisions of Kajiado county from Magadi in the west to Loitoktok in the south. Membership is in Mashuuru, Kajiado Central, Isinya and Namanga. Nkaissery was speaking during the launch of milk farmers trainers on Thursday.