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11:25
11:25

Councilors Pin FMD Taskforce For Prolonging Quarantine 5

Asuman Kigongo, the Secretary of Production and also District Councilor Speaking during a district council on Wednesday, several councilors accused the Taskforce of failing to report accurately on the disease yet the District Veterinary Officer, Dr. Yake Basalirwa says that they have not registered any new cases of foot and mouth disease in the last three months.
12:14
12:14

Ntungamo Eases FMD Quarantine Due to Christmas Festival 1 2

Yake Basulirwa, the Ntungamo District Veterinary Officer, says that they agreed to ease the quarantine restrictions to allow people to enjoy the festive season by opening livestock loading and offloading sites and slaughter areas.
13:44
13:44

New Pest Devastates Mango Plantations in Ntungamo 3 3

Agricultural experts in the district say that the disease troubling the farmers mainly along the Uganda-Rwanda Border is thought to have started in Rwanda before reading and devastating acres of mango plantations across Ntungamo.
08:44
08:44

Ntungamo District Partially Lifts Livestock Quarantine 4

The government imposed total livestock quarantine on the Sub Counties of Rubaare and Ngoma in February following the outbreak of the Foot and mouth disease.
08:56
08:56

Ntungamo Cattle Farmers Want Government To Ease Livestock Quarantine 2

He says the district has received 70,000 doses of Foot and Mouth disease in phases and since the outbreak, in January 2022 they have vaccinated 40,000 cattle.
10:02
10:02

Government Donates 786M Irrigation System To South Ankole Diocese 3 3

Bishop Ahimbisibwe says with the projects aim at improving the social welfare and economic development of the church and Christians of the area to eradicate poverty in the entire diocese.
09:38
09:38

Ntungamo Pineapple Farmers Baffled by New Disease 1 4

The bacterial disease called mealybug has been reported in Nyongozi parish in Nyamukana Town council and affects the plant as small insects that put a web cover leaving it to dry.
09:10
09:10

Pineapple Factory Suspends Operations One Year After Commissioning 1 4 Top story

Nathan Mutungi, the Chairperson Nyakihanga Fruits and Vegetable Growers Cooperative Society, says they decided to suspend the operations of the factory due to numerous challenges that require government intervention.
08:46
08:46

Protect Church Land From Grabbers, Archbishop Kaziimba Warns Christians 1 6

The Agro Business projects commissioned include a 273-acre coffee plantation, 17 acres’ of bananas, a fish project, a hatchery, a fully facilitated Health Center III and a newly constructed Dean's House.
11:31
11:31

Rushenyi Dairy Farmers Protest Non-Payment of UGX 670M 5 1

The farmers supplied milk to the dairy between January and September 2019.
19:14
19:14

Hailstorm Devastates Ntungamo Villages Denis Singahache 3

He says that coffee plantations, banana plantations, business buildings and iron sheets were destroyed.
12:09
12:09

UGX 1.4b Pineapple Factory Commissioned in Ntungamo pineapple growers 4 5

Mugume says that the construction of the factory has increased the price of Pineapples from 1,000 shillings to between 1,500 and 2,000 shillings. He also says that the number of Pineapple farmers has increased from 156 to 32,202 farmers.
15:36
15:36

Mill burgs, Black Ants Ravage Pineapples in Ntungamo 2

Esther Atwiine, the Ntungamo District Agriculture Officer, says most of the affected farmers have failed to embrace good farming practices, which would have solved the problem.
20:39
20:39

Ntungamo Farmers Cry Foul over Unlicensed Agro Input Dealers 1

John Soko Mugisha a farmer from Kayonza Sub County in Ntungamo district says that farmers have not been sensitized to differentiate between genuine and fake agro-inputs.
17:44
17:44

Civil Servants Storm District Headquarters Over Unpaid Salaries man 1 3

Ruhemba told the aggrieved workers that the district is working hard to ensure their salaries are paid before September 15th 2018. He also noted that some of the workers hadnt submitted their Tax Identification Numbers, which made it difficult to pay them.
11:41
11:41

High Fish Feed Prices Affecting Fish Farming in Ntungamo 3

The farmers, however, say that they are battling the high cost of rare fish feeds since they cannot feed them on the local feeds.
09:46
09:46

Farmers Charged for Operation Wealth Creation Inputs payments

Boona Bagaigahare Nyekundeire, an association which was launched in November 2016 in Ntungamo district is now at the centre of controversy for charging 12000 Shillings beneficiaries, even after receiving free inputs from Operation Wealth Creation.
15:58
15:58

Residents Decry Segregation In Operation Wealth Creation

Ntungamo residents petition the head of operation wealth creation in the district, Col. Scourge Tumusiime to address alleged discrimination in selecting beneficiaries.
10:07
10:07

Leaders Probed for Failing Presidential Initiative in Model Parishes

One of those implicated is Benon Rutogogo, the Ntungamo district youth Councilor who allegedly diverted 100 cows and goats that were meant for the farmers and distributed them to seven other leaders in the district.
14:59
14:59

NDA Impounds Fake Animal Drugs

Some of the impounded drugs include Avitraz, Triatix and Acarmic, which have not yet been approved by NDA.
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