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08:58
08:58

FAO Aids Karamoja Animal Disease Control MAAIF 3 1

The donation includes 300,000 doses of Foot and mouth Disease vaccines in cattle and other big ruminants, 140,000 doses for small ruminants, and another 200,000 doses for lung disease in small ruminants. It also included re-agents and tool kits for laboratory use that shall be used to aid early detection of outbreaks, which the field officers have to immediately report to the ministry.
10:36
10:36

Fake Farm Inputs Affecting Nascent Crop Farming in Karamoja EU 3 Top story

Traditionally, Karamoja relied on a nomadic lifestyle and cattle for sustenance, but in recent years, the government has been promoting crop farming to address chronic food shortages and improve household incomes.
12:28
12:28

Uganda, South Sudan Face High Risk of Desert Locust Invasion – FAO pest control 1 Top story

The UN agency stressed that the regions unusual climate conditions have favoured rapid reproduction of the locust swarms and cautioned that if left unchecked, the numbers of crop-devouring insects could grow 500 fold by June 2020.
12:35
12:35

60,000 Animals to Be Vaccinated Against Anthranx in West Nile Rift Valley Fever. 2 1

The most affected Sub Counties are Pawor, Rigbo and Rhino Camp all in Madi Okollo and Uriama in Arua district. Over 200 animals have died since last year of Anthrax and more than 20 people got infected after consuming meat of the dead animals in Arua and Madi Okollo district.
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