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Lessons For Farmers From Africa’s Largest Coffee Plantation

On November 10, 2018, a group of coffee players and I visited Kaweri Coffee Plantation Limited  located in Mubende district, about 200 kilometers (by road),  west of Uganda’s Capital City, Kampala. The study trip was organized by a popular ‘Coffee WhatsApp Group’, further highlighting how beneficial social media can be if

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Africa Agribusiness: A US$1 Trillion Business By 2030

As project sponsors, borrowers, lenders and investors gathered at the Africa Investment Forum to make deals on investment opportunities, leaders of the continent’s top agribusiness companies shared their thoughts on the future of the industry. With its vast agricultural potential, Africa’s agribusiness sector is predicted to reach US$1 trillion by 2030.

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Agriculture Ministry Officials Grilled Over Shs25bn Debt

MPs sitting on the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Officials Tuesday grilled officials from the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industries and Fisheries over Shs25.5bn debt in outstanding subscription fees to international organisations.   This follows queries raised in June 2017 audit report by the Auditor General, John Muwanga. According to the 2016/2017 AG report,

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