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10:08
10:08

Low-Cost Biogas Project Increases Household Uptake 5

A typical system, with a 12 cubic meter gas tank costs up to 1.5 million Uganda shillings, which is far less than the 12 million that a dome of equal capacity would cost, according to Mwesigwa.
08:31
08:31

Donated Walking Tractors Lying Idle in Madi Okollo 5 1

Benard Leku, the councilor for Rhino Camp sub-county, revealed that tractors allocated to Ewanga sub-county and Inde Town council have remained uncollected at the district headquarters since December last year.
07:16
07:16

Experts Urge Bio-fortification To Address Health Problems technology 1

Dr. Mulinge stressed that Africa should learn from South America in a spirit of south-to-south cooperation, and regional ministers should advocate for a favorable bio-fortification framework, including the development and transfer of varieties across nations in the region.
07:51
07:51

Farmers Reinstate BCU Board Unopposed coffee 2 Top story

Nelson Wedayila, the Secretary of the BCU Vetting Committee, confirmed that the reinstated board members successfully passed the vetting process, meeting all minimum requirements such as being registered BCU farmers and selling their coffee at BCU.
07:06
07:06

700 Young Aqua-culturists Unite to Craft Plans for Successful Fish Farming farmer 2 2 Top story

Uganda garnered USD 116.2 million from fish and fish product exports in the 2021/22 financial year. The primary focus of the meeting will be to address critical sectoral challenges, particularly deficiencies in processing.
10:55
10:55

Farmers in Kole District Asked to Embrace Cocoa Growing 7 2

Currently, around 145 farmers in Lango are cultivating the crop.
14:33
14:33

NAADs Urges Farmers to Consider Hass Avocado 3 1

The National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) global market is currently valued at over $8 billion, and is projected to reach more than $ 20 billion in 2026.
09:48
09:48

Moroto District Officials Decry Limited Funding for Kobebe Dam kobebe dam dries 2 3

The dam located about 50km from Moroto was constructed by the Ministry of Water in 2010 at a cost of 6 billion shillings.
16:19
16:19

Hailstorms Destroy Houses, Crops in Luwero Sub County 3 3

The hailstorm destroyed over 20 houses leaving families homeless and hundreds of acres of crop gardens destroyed. The most are Kabakedi parish in Luwero sub-county and others in Luwero town. Gardens of over 100 families were destroyed.
08:07
08:07

Kwania Farmers Embrace Micro- Scale Irrigation Program government program 6 1 Top story

Taddeo Mivulo, the Kwania District Senior Agricultural Engineer, provided insights into the functionality of the irrigation system, noting that five farmers have already fully paid for and are being connected to the system. He emphasized the importance of proper maintenance to prevent damage to the systems.
08:47
08:47

Farmers in Kigezi Petition Parliament Over Implementation of Museveni’s Wetland Eviction 3 3

Denis Ndyomugyenyi Nzeirwe, a farmer from Katuna town council who is leading petitioners told our reporter that the eviction is set to leave dairy farmers who have been feeding their cows from wetlands to lose 5.4 billion Shillings from milk and 6.2 billion shillings from meat they sell per year.
08:23
08:23

Museveni to Meet Lango Elders Over Operations of Fisheries Protection Unit Dokolo by- election 1 2

The President’s move comes after an outcry from leaders in the Lango region. In a statement read to the President on Tuesday at Atabu Primary School by the Dokolo South MP, Felix Okot Ogong,
13:24
13:24

MUZARDI Rolls Out Enhanced Indigenous Chicken MUZARDI-Mukono 4 1

This initiative aims to assist rural households in transitioning to commercial poultry farming practices, thereby generating significant income opportunities.
15:04
15:04

UPDF Warns Apaa Communities Against Opening New Isolated Gardens planting season 1

This is meant to safeguard against deadly tribal clashes between the Acholi and their Madi counterparts.
08:58
08:58

Land Wrangles Threaten Food Security in Nebbi District 1 3

Collins Oromchan Jalachida, the LC3 chairperson of Erussi sub-county, attributes the surge in land conflicts to the region's increasing population and insecurity over land tenure.
14:56
14:56

MPs Want Probe into UGX 27.6Bn Cash for Suspended Silkworm Project 1

James Kubeketerya, the MP for Bunya County East Constituency, revealed that in the Financial Year 2023/2024, Parliament appropriated 27.6 billion to enhance sericulture. He now wonders how the money has been utilized since the project was suspended.investments.
07:24
07:24

Hailstorms Destroy Houses, Crops In Zirobwe Town 4 2

Paul Kyeyune, the LC 1 Chairman of Mpangati village explains that the heavy downpour started at around 5:45pm and lasted an hour. Kyeyune adds that the heavy downpour characterized by hailstorms blew off iron sheets from houses in leaving the occupants in cold throughout the night.
17:11
17:11

International Taste Nutrition Plant Opens in Uganda 1 1

Peter Dillane, the Vice President of Africa and the Middle East of the Kerry Company while speaking to journalists at the launch of the company on Thursday said that the plant in Uganda will increase its presence in the East African region and Africa.
16:24
16:24

Kitgum Farmers Advised on Early Land Preparation 5

Walter Alii, the Executive Director of King of Kings (KOK) Multi-investment and Consultancy Farm Limited in Kitgum district estimates that only about 15-20 percent of farmers in Kitgum district have prepared their land for the first season of planting.
19:24
19:24

Study Suggests indigenous Practices To Curb Methane in Uganda's Livestock 3 3 Top story

The findings suggest that if those practices are maintained, they help to maintain low emissions.
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