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Mar 2022 5 results
16:39
16:39

"New" Monkey-faced Insect is Harmless, Gov't Assures Kasese Farmers 1

According to a circular released by both the ministry and Kasese District, AAF is neither a pest nor does it threaten food security.
15:23
15:23

Kigezi Dairy Farmers Demand Uniform Milk Prices 8 1

John Nyakiire, a dairy farmer from Kitumba sub-county, Kabale district says that due to weather pattern changes, prices of milk tend to rise or fall. Nyakiire says that in a period when prices are low, farmers pocket less, hence making losses.
14:47
14:47

Ban on Growing Rice in Wetlands Threatens 40,000 Jobs 2

The Uganda National Farmers Federation says the ban would affect almost 40,000 Ugandans involved in rice-growing, processing, and trade.
07:59
07:59

Outbreak of Bovine Pleuropneumonia Cattle Disease Reported in Amuru Okidi Parish 2 1

Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia (CBPP) is a respiratory disease of cattle that is notifiable. It is endemic in sub-Saharan Africa. It causes productivity losses due to the high mortality and morbidity rates. CBPP is caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp.
07:52
07:52

Agro-Input Dealers Petition Parliament Over UGX 21Bn Arrears World Bank

The 110 dealers working under the Agriculture Cluster Development Project – ACDP were contracted to supply inputs that include maize, beans, cassava, rice and coffee to over 10 districts across the country.
Mar 2022 5 results