National
Over 150 nominated in the Uganda best farmer award
Publish Date: Jan 30, 2014
Over 150 nominated in the Uganda best farmer award
Ugandas Best Farmer Awards 2014
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Emmanuel Luganda

Over 150 farmers have been nominated in the ongoing Uganda’s Best Farmer competition. A sh150m reward and a trip to Netherlands await those who will be named the best farmers later this year.

Vision Group in partnership with dfcu bank and the Netherland Embassy in Uganda are searching for Uganda’s best farmers in a project that will run until September.

There are over 150 nominations so far and the best farmers will be profiled across Vision Group Media platforms.

Harvest Money shall profile nominees every Tuesday until September, when a panel of judges shall select the best farmers.

Different farmers involved in different Agricultural activities from different regions of Uganda have been nominated as shown in the list below.     


LIST OF NOMINEES AS AT January 22

Nominations for Best Farmer contest in Uganda as at January 2014 by The New Vision

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Maria Kiwanuka advises on gender equity financing
Special Presidential advisor on finance Maria Kiwanuka has expressed concern that women in the country are nowhere near to attaining gender equity and economic development since the declaration of the Beijing conference in 1995 due to limited financing...
Govt revenue increases with land computerisation
Computerisation is the solution to bottle necks in land management, the Minister of lands, housing and urban development, Daudi Migereko, has said...
Tourism gets single voice
To safeguard the fragile tourism industry, there is need for a coordinated response to health and terrorism threats that have led to cancellation of bookings in the recent past...
Zziwa asks church, State to promote girl- child education
The former speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly, Margaret Nantongo Zziwa has asked the Church and state in Uganda to work together to protect and promote the girl-child...
Finance to release money for new fiscal year this week
The finance ministry is to ensure that money for the 2015/16 financial is released to the different government spending agencies before the end of this week....
U.S commends Uganda on protection of refugees
The United States Government has given a complimentary account of protection of refugees in Uganda, in its annual human rights report....
With Eddie Kenzo’s win at the BET awards, is Ugandan music being recognized worldwide?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter