It represents the interests of about 2million farm families as thelegitimate farmers voicewith the objectives of articulating issues affecting them through focused lobby and advocacy, targeted capacity building and promotion of sector stakeholders cohesiveness in dispensing and uptaking of agricultural information for enhanced socio-economic status of the farmers. Formed in 1946 as a Farmers Union representing exclusively the rights the large scale white farmers, the organization has undergone institutional and structural transformations over time to better its services and accommodate the small scale farmers. For this reason, the federation has changed from Kenya National Farmers Union (KNFU), to Kenya National Federation of Agricultural Producers (KENFAP) in November 2003 and now KENFAP in August 2012. For enhanced performance, the federation has a wide network of like-minded partnerships, affiliations and coalitions locally, regionally and internationally.
Kenya National Federation of Agricultural Producers (KENFAP) is a non-political, non-profit making and democratic member-based umbrella organization of all farmers in Kenya.