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17:56
17:56

Luuka Farmers Embrace Cocoa Growing village 1 2

The farmers note that, unlike the bureaucratic system of selling sugarcane, which involves powerful middlemen to procure sale permits at the expense of smallholder farmers, cocoa exporters directly purchase the fruits from the farmers, hence enabling them to individually negotiate for competitive prices.
12:04
12:04

Potato Wilt Hits Luuka Farmers village 5 1 Top story

Patrick Waiswa, the LC 1 chairperson Nakasedere village says the area is surrounded by sugarcane plantations but the few farmers involved in food crop growing are counting losses due to the wilt infestation.
07:20
07:20

Stop Wasting OWC Seedlings - Museveni independence day 3 1

President Museveni noted that through the recent survey conducted in Busoga region, out of the seeds distributed, 40 have dried up due to lack of watering. He advised farmers to uptake different measures such as irrigation using bottles to ensure that the seeds survive.
12:43
12:43

Luuka Farmers Embrace Coffee Planting coffee growing

Dimintiriya Byobona, a resident of Bugomba village is one of the farmers who have abandoned sugar cane growing in favor of coffee. Byobona owns 31 acres of land, which has been using for sugar cane growing.
17:20
17:20

Sugarcane Ordinance Boosts Food Production in Busoga malnutrition 3

The ordinance was prompted by food insecurity that hit the region due to the fact that farmers were using all their land for sugarcane production and ignoring food crops.
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