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11:54
11:54

Pictorial: Stray Elephants Wreck Havoc in Muhokya Sub county UWA Top story

The elephants raided Rutooke and Busambu vilages in Muhokya sub county where they destroyed gardens of tomatoes, Cotton, maize, vanilla and banana plantations.
21:11
21:11

Pictorial: Desert Locust Invasion in Kitgum Desert locusts

Large swarms of desert locusts on Tuesday invaded Gogo and Abudere villages in Lukwar Parish in Labongo Akwang Sub county in Kitgum district.
11:03
11:03

Pictorial; Thousands Attend Rwenzori Investment Expo 2020 OWC

The expo, initiated by OWC with other partners attracted over 100 exhibitors. It was aimed at exploring local mechanisms entrenched to fight poverty using locally available resources and infrastructure.
13:05
13:05

Pictorial: NAADS Support to UpCountry Farmers Top story

In Gulu district, Members of Gulu Women Diary Cooperatives are heartbroken after a 3,000-liter Milk Cooler procured by NAADS became idle due to the breakdown in the Pasteurizer that should power the cooler. The farmers are struggling to get the plant working again.
13:25
13:25

Pictorial; Inside Museveni's 'Drip Irrigation' Farm

Museveni bought 24 acres from Kawumu village in Makulubita Sub County to demonstrate to small-scale farmers on how to maximize profits, by using a few acres of land for various activities. On the farm, he initiated several activities including zero grazing, a fruit farm with mangos, pineapples, passion fruits and pawpaws.
10:52
10:52

What do Seed Companies Produce? seed production

Members of Parliament on committee of agriculture are currently monitoring seed companies around the country to evaluate them. URN takes you inside the industry in a tell-what-you-see pictorial.
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07:49

Pictorial: Development of Sugar Factory In Amuru atiak sugar

Horyal Investments Holdings Company Limited, the company undertaking the development says they have already spent 70 million dollars in starting the project being headed by a Somali born entrepreneur, Dr. Amina Hersi Moghe.
08:09
08:09

Pictorial: Water Crisis Persists in Gulu el nino

The situation is not very different in Pader district where livestock farmers still drive their animals to dry river valleys in search of muddy water. Over the last few days, heavy torrential rainfall splashed a ray of hope over the northern Uganda town..
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14:12

Pictorial; A Peek into President Museveni's Kawumu Farm

President Museveni launches mulching as second project at Kawumu state lodge. He is demonstrating to farmers good agriculture practices.
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17:43

Pictorial: Heavy Rains Destroy 15 Houses in Rubanda District Top story

A heavy downpour has destroyed 15 houses and several crop gardens in several villages of Muko Sub County in Rubanda District. A URN reporter visited the area and now brings the story in pictures.
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Pictorial: Orom Tikao Prison Farm

Orom Tikao Prison Farm in Kitgum District is set to become the biggest cotton farm in the country.
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12:26

Pictorial; Dry weather Upsets Karamoja

With no drop of rain over the last eight weeks, crops have withered, shallow-wells are low on water while others have run dry due to the sweltering heat. Migrations have also started earlier than expected as pastoralists search for water away from the land of the nomads once characterized by armed conflict and cattle rustling.
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14:55

Rains Bring Hope To Thirsty Karamoja karamoja region

A visit to the villages in Nadunget Sub County, residents were busy harvesting white ants, picking a variety of green vegetables and most significant the planting season that has taken off in most parts of the region.
08:18
08:18

Wildfires rage on As Drought bites Karamoja Harder

One Nake, a housewife in Pupu parish in Rupa Sub County says grass for thatching houses has become so scarce in the past weeks, since bush fires have reduced the entire vegetation into ashes
10:18
10:18

Karamoja Registers Crop Failure As Famine Looms

Farmers in Karamoja is likely to face severe famine after hundreds of commercial and subsistence farmers gardens registered Crop failure. All the districts in the region are already experiencing food crisis after the first season harvests.
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17:54

First Peek into the Wandegeya Market Top story

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) say Wandegeya Market is set to be open before the end of November. The Market was earmarked for construction to the tune of 21 billion shillings.
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