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Business Development Trainings Empowers Irish Potato and Maize Smallholder Farmers in Fort Portal District.

August 1, 2023    By admin

Agripoint Initiatives in partnership with Afro-Kai Uganda Limited conducted Business Development training for smallholder farmers cooperatives in Fort Portal. The training with the overall objective to help small scale farmers organized in cooperatives to know how to make money in farming, save and re-invest in agriculture occurred for a period of 2 days. At... Read More

Smallholder farmers Cooperatives in Kiryandongo district gain confidence to sustain farming enterprise after participating in the Business Development training

July 24, 2023    By admin

After a one-day successful training of 4 smallholder cooperatives with total number of 45 members on Saturday 15/7/2023 in Kyakangado Village, Kirandongo subcounty, Kiryandongo district, Mr. Keyura David smallholder and a chairperson of Tusangukengane Saving group, Nakayigo Grace a chairperson of Kabarole Saving group, Arechope Christine a chairperson of Nyakagando... Read More

CSOs Asks Gov’t To Promote Agro-Based Enterprises for Development

August 2, 2022    By admin

Civil Society Organisations and ACTADE have on Tuesday held a press briefing in Bukoto ahead of the 9th Annual Trade Sector Performance Review. Under the Southern and East African Trade Initiative (SEATINI), CSOs asked the government to address challenges of Agro-based Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) for their competitiveness... Read More

Dubai firm to boost simsim trade in Northern Uganda

August 9, 2020    By admin

The firm wants to buy quality simsim oil seeds directly from the local farmers at prime prices. Eddy Ssentumbwe, the Robust Trade Links representative in Uganda told URN that the firm is conducting an assessment on the simsim agri-business in the region before signing a Memorandum of Understanding- MoU with... Read More

The Power of Food: Shall agriculture fill your stomach or your purse?

May 9, 2020    By admin

For centuries, agriculture has been the sole means of livelihood for many. Even today, several economies depend on agriculture as a key source of revenue. However, as the world modernizes, so has agriculture, as seen in the use of machines for largescale farming, fertilizers, pesticides and new seed varieties. What... Read More