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Kenya: Meru County: Drought Early Warning Bulletin for December 2019

Source: Government of Kenya Country: Kenya
Drought Situation EW Phase Classification Biophysical Indicators During the month under review the county experienced above normal rainfall in all the livelihood zones. The heavy rainfall was way above the long term average for dekad one. For dekad two and three the rainfall was below LTM.
The VCI for all sub counties depicted vegetation greenness above normal. Socio Economic Indicators (Impact Indicators) Production Indicators Grain filling of maize and nearing harvesting for beans in all the livelihood zones. Livestock body condition was fair to good for all species. Milk production per HH per day was 2.7 slightly the normal. Access Indicators Terms of Trade were below the normal range. Milk consumption per HH per day was above normal range. Return distances to water sources were below the normal range. Distances to water sources from grazing areas were below the normal range. Utilization Indicators The proportion of children at risk of malnutrition remained within the normal range


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