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UGANDA EXPORTS FIRST CONSIGNMENT OF POWDERED MILK TO ZAMBIA

BY AGGREY TWESIGYE MBARARA: TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 02, 2021 The consignment of 50 tones of Lato milk was flagged off by the Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industries and Fisheries (MAAIF), Frank Tumwebaze. Tumwebaze congratulated Pearl Diary Company for investing in a state-of-the art processing plant with capacity to process about 800,000 litres …

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GOVERNMENT DETERMINED TO DEVELOP WEST NILE’S ‘WHITE GOLD’ POTENTIAL- HON KYAKULAGO

BY RICHARD DRASIMAKU ARUA: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2021 Fred Bwino Kyakulago, the Agriculture State Minister said the government is determined to develop the unexploited potential of commercial cassava production in the region through the agriculture cluster development project (ACDP). “West Nile has a great potential for cassava which is unexploited. …

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Dubai Expo 2020: MAAIF Partners With Elite Agro To Promote Tea Growing In Uganda

BY JOHNISANI OCAKACON KAMPALA: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 07, 2021 The Ministry of Agriculture, Animals Industry and Fisheries MAAIF) has hammered a deal to partner with Dubai based Elite Agro Company to promote Tea growing in Uganda. Elite Agro is one of the leading producers and distributors of daily fresh Vegetables and …

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Uganda Targeting Sh14.23 Trillion Investment Deals From Dubai Expo 2020

BY JOHNISANI OCAKACON KAMPALA: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 05, 2021 The Uganda Investment Authority kicked off the Dubai Expo 2020 with signing of investment deals worth USD1,150m (sh5.51 trillion), officials attending the Expo have disclosed. This is a fraction of the overall target to sign deals worth sh14.23 trillion (USD$4b) by the …

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Muni University Report: West Nile Needs sh153.4b for Agriculture Investment to Eradicate Poverty

BY RICHARD DRASIMAKU ARUA: Friday, May 14, 2021 To stimulate productivity and eradicate poverty in West Nile, the government needs to invest sh153.4b into the region’s agricultural sector in a single year, according to a Muni University Report. The report was based on a study conducted last year when planning …

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