MHAC is located on Central Elgon (Kitale to Kiswai) road about 10 kilometres west of Kitale town in Trans-Nzoia County.
In Kitale town, public passenger service vehicles are found at National fuel station opposite Trans-Mattress super market.
From Nairobi one can catch a flight to Kitale Airstrip located about 14 km from MHAC. One can also come from Nairobi by passenger service vehicles (about 7 hours drive).
MHAC facilities are available for hire. We offer accommodations for guest trainees, as well as conferences, seminars, and workshops on sustainable development.Set on 41.5 acres of land, MHAC's organic farming demonstration and research gardens, along with various livestock facilities, provide a practical model of a functional GROW BIOINTENSIVE farming system to the trainees, farmers, and staff of NGOs and government agricultural agencies.As part of your event, our staff is ready to provide classes and training to visiting groups, if desired.
Conference Halls: MHAC has three conference halls. A favorite among visitors is the round house shown at right.
Hostel: We provide self-contained hostel accommodations for trainees and seminar/workshop participants. MHAC has the facilities for 100 guests. Each room is adequately furnished for the occupant's comfort and security. Toilets and bathroom facilities have terrazzo floors, wall tiles, shower trays, hot water system, and new utilities.
Library/Resource Centre: Our newly remodeled library functions also as an Information and Community Resource Centre (IRC) coordinating with other internet centres. The library is equipped with text books, journals, scientific papers, theses, newsletters, etc. Computers, printers, and Internet services are also available for use by conference facilitators, students, trainers, farmers, and researchers. The library affords a quiet place for study.
Dining: Our dining hall is spacious, hygenic, and to meet international standards of service. Our cuisine is, of course, all organic, and our highly trained, friendly catering staff are known for their excellent dishes and services rivaling the best international hotels in the country.
MHAC kitchen and dining hall
Health Clinic: MHAC has a health clinic with a government registered day-duty nurse. Students and guests can be treated or vaccinated against common tropical diseases. However, guests are advised to take necessary precautions by taking appropriate vaccinations ahead of time, use only safe drinking water we provide, and sleeping under mosquito nets found on every bed at MHAC.
MHAC health clinic and APT workshop
Recreation: Guests are invited to actively participate in our excellent recreation facilities including; a football (soccer) field, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, and an assortment of board and card games.
Chapel: Visitors are invited to join our congregation in Christian worship services at our campus chapel.
Environs: The nearness to Mt. Elgon National Park, Delta Crescent Ecotourism resort, and Kitale Nature Conservancy add to the ideal environment for learning and recreation at MHAC.
Come visit us at MHAC and enjoy:
• Our contemporary, spacious and well designed rooms
• Conference facilities with a choice of a modern grass thatched house
• Variety of mouth watering dishes with a blend of locally organic produced indigenous vegetables
• Tranquil surroundings and friendly exceptional service from experienced staff who pay attention to detail.
• Our continuously expanding library and Information and Community Resource Centre (ICRC).