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Listen To The Soil! Tumwebaze Makes Case For Improving Soil Health, Increased Fertilizer Usage

Minister Tumwebaze speaking at the opening of the summit Uganda’s Minister for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF), Frank K. Tumwebaze, has urged farmers to improve the health of their soils so as to increase productivity. Tumwebaze, who is also the Chair of African Union’s Specialized Technical Committee On Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and

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Labour Day Celebrations: NARO Showcases Transformative Agricultural Technologies

President Museveni inquires about NARO's coffee scrub and lotion during the Labour Day celebrations. The hair extensions from banana fiber can also be seen in the foreground The National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO) participated in the International Labour Day celebrations in Fort Portal Tourism City, where they showcased transformative agricultural

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NARO-KOPIA Cooperation Enhances Rice, Citrus & Potato Productivity

Rice varieties by comparison The Director General, National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO), Dr. Yona Baguma has commended the organisation’s collaboration with the Korea Partnership for Innovation of Agriculture (KOPIA) for driving Uganda's agricultural sector towards transformational growth. Speaking at a high-level policy workshop celebrating the 15th anniversary of KOPIA in

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Parliament Heeds To Coffee Stakeholders’ Concerns, Stops UCDA Merger & Three Other Agencies

Coffee is Uganda’s leading cash crop Parliament has blocked a move by Government to merge Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADs), Dairy Development Authority (DDA) and Cotton Development Authority with Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF). All the four Ministers in the Ministry of Agriculture weren't in

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