Agribusiness


Good supply for grain eases prices in EAC

Good supply for grain eases prices in EAC

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO KAMPALA, Uganda--A new monthly market report for the month of April   on East African grains indicates that prices for staple grains in East Africa remain relatively  stable  thanks
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Illicit cigarettes damaging Uganda’s Tobacco industry

Illicit cigarettes damaging Uganda’s Tobacco industry

BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA-The trade in illicit cigarettes which is estimated at 23% of the total cigarettes sold in Uganda has remained a key concern in addressing loss of legal
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Ethiopia-Israel strengthen agricultural cooperation

Ethiopia-Israel strengthen agricultural cooperation

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia--Israel is working with Ethiopia and other East African countries to improve agricultureby developing new technologies such technologies include but not limited to Computer drip irrigation.  Computer drip irrigation;
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26 African states attend Agrochemicals food testing training

26 African states attend Agrochemicals food testing training

Kampala, uganda--Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is hosting participants from 26 African countries for a four-day Regional Training on Analytical Methods for Veterinary Drugs and Pesticides in Animal Products. The
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Agriculture to receive 10% of budget April 16, 2018 12:34 pm - KAMULI, Uganda–The speaker of Parliament of Uganda, Rebecca Kadaga has assured Ugandan farmers that government will very soon respect the […]
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia--Information technology is being utilised more than ever to improve agriculture in East Africa. Technology helping East Africa unlock agriculture potential April 16, 2018 12:28 pm - The sector is responsible for 83.9% of imports and 80% of total employment in Ethiopia alone. Technology-led transformation promotes good […]
Uganda to extend palm oil growing to other districts April 16, 2018 12:22 pm - KAMPALA, Uganda–The Minister for Agriculture Animal Industries and Fisheries Vincent Bamulangaki  Ssempija  has reiterated the need for government to replicate […]