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16:46
16:46

Kiruhura Dairy Farmers Petition Agriculture Minister Over Milk Prices 1

Chairperson Emmanuel Kishe, says that the reduction of milk prices from 1600 to 800 shillings in 7 days has left them worried amidst of skyrocketing prices of all other basic needs.
09:26
09:26

Five Cooperatives Get UGX 2.5Bn Dairy Processing Equipment 5 1

Khadija Nakakande, the NAADS Communications Manager, says that since 2014 there have been major improvements in the dairy sector, which has increased milk production from 2.5billion liters to 2.9 billion liters annually. She, however, says that this has come with the lack of market-leading to price fluctuations in the market.
10:58
10:58

Kiruhura Farmers Blame Tick Resistance on Local Vets 5 1

Kiruhura district is among the districts in the cattle corridor of Ankole that is infested with resistant ticks that have claimed many cattle and made others blind because farmers have used fake drugs to fight ticks.
12:45
12:45

Commissioning of UGX 17.5 BN Modern Abattoir Excites Kiruhura Cattle Farmers 5 2

Sino Modern Agriculture Development Group limited undertook the construction of Zhong Wu Beef abattoir at Nshara Industrial Park in Nyakasharara Sub County in Nyabushozi County.
15:10
15:10

Farmers in Kiruhura Want Goats, Sheep Vaccinated Aganist FMD 3

Dr Grace Asiimwe, the Kiruhura District Veterinary officer says the ongoing vaccination is targeting only cattle.
11:52
11:52

Kazo, Kiruhura Leaders Decry Lack of Manpower to Enforce FMD Quarantine 4 1

Dan Mukago, the LCV Chairperson Kiruhura district says that their request to the police leadership to avail the district with police personnel attached to the Agricultural Police Unit has fallen on deaf ears.
16:47
16:47

Kiruhura District Sets New Guidelines to Curb Spread of Foot and Mouth 6 1

Dan Mukago the LCV Chairperson Kiruhura says that if the farmers and traders adhere to the guidelines, the ban will be lifted.
11:44
11:44

Illegal Cattle Trade Hindering FMD Fight in Kiruhura District 4

According to the authorities, the cattle trade is done through porous routes that have been created in different parts of the district and the movement of cattle at night. These routes are used by the cattle traders to exit the district at night.
07:33
07:33

US $ 22M Milk Plant Suffers Set Back Due to Lack of Water milk exports 2

Punit Pruthi, the managing director Amos Dairies limited says they have failed to kick start their operations due to lack of water.
05:33
05:33

Kiruhura Residents Fault Leaders on Poor State of Roads poor roads 3

The most affected roads include Kitura-Kashonji road that connects Kiruhura to Ibanda district and Kitura –Kyenshama- Rwemamba and Nyabushozi road that connect Kiruhura to Mbarara district.
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