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07:25
07:25

House Tasks Agriculture Ministry on Tsetse Fly Burden in Kiruhura cattle farmers 1 Top story

Parliament issued the directive following a report tabled by the Nyabushozi County legislator, Wilson Kajwengye indicating that tsetse flies have for the past five years affected an estimated 100,000 head of cattle.
14:44
14:44

Persistent Drought Aggravates Situation for Cattle Keeprs cattle farmers 1 3

James Muhangu, a cattle farmer in Lenju village in Bombo sub county in Hoima says between January and February, he lost more than 10 cows due to lack of pasture and water.
13:31
13:31

Early Rains Bring Relief to Drought-hit Bunyoro Cattle Farmers rainfall 3 1

Farmer Karim Rusathura says the early rainfall has not only relieved herdsmen but also crop farmers to start preparing their gardens for the early planting of crops.
13:37
13:37

Drought Kills Over 200 Cows in Bunyoro-Livestock Farmers pasture 6 1

The cattle farmers say the few available dams that used to provide water for their animals have all dried up forcing them to trek long distances in search of water
12:24
12:24

Cattle Farmers in Bunyoro Struggle for Pasture, Water water shortage 3 1

The few available dams that used to provide water for the animals have all dried up forcing farmers to trek long distances in search of water. According to the farmers, their animals have started dying due to a lack of pasture and water.
16:17
16:17

Drought Hits Hard Bunyoro Cattle Farmers water 1 4

Several farmers have started losing animals as a result of lack of pasture and water to feed the animals. The drought-hit some of the district since November last year.
16:58
16:58

Curfew Combats Cattle Thefts in Bunyoro cattle farmers 3 1

Statistics at the Albertine police Criminal Investigations Department indicate that more than 200 cows were stolen from the region between December 2019, and February 2020. These animals were being stolen and transported to Kampala, Gulu, Masaka, Mbale, Arua, Soroti and South Sudan among other places.
15:31
15:31

Sigh of Relief as Bunyoro Receives Early Rains pasture 1 4

John Rwemikora, a farmer in Tonya Buseruka Sub County in Hoima district, says there is reason to smile since the dams that had dried up have now been filled with water and his animals can easily access water.
13:31
13:31

Farmers Bitter As Lymph Skin Disease Hits Kabale cattle farmers 1

Cattle farmers in Kashambya sub County, Kabale District, are bitter with the authorities over what they refer to as their failure to intervene and help them control lymph Skin disease.
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