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Finance, markets, water top farmers' manifesto...

“How I wish the farmers knew how powerful they are and use that power to hold these politicians to account. The time has come for us to demand a fair share...

Wakiso small-scale dairy farmers trained...

“Our first phase is intended to benefit the small-scale dairy, especially in this neighbourhood. We want to demonstrate to them that even with a small...

Using herbicides in a garden

“My experience with spraying is, it is better to do it after 10am. Spraying weeds while there is still dew on them or immediately after it has rained would...

You can produce your vermin-compost at home...

FARMING | AGRICULTURE  Organic fertilizers, produced using worms are rated as the best in the world. This process, commonly referred to as vermicomposting...

How to breed black soldier flies

Black flies are used to compost waste or convert the waste into animal feed. 

He learnt breeding larvae in Europe, he is...

The flies are housed in a brick structure, roofed with iron sheets.

FAO launches Uganda country programming framework...

“Agriculture remains the mainstay of Uganda’s economy and our efforts should be directed at promoting investments in the sector for increased incomes and...

Fish shortage hits country as market demand...

Scientists argue that eating fish may prevent one from suffering a heart attack or stroke.

How to grow basil

The crop is a warm weather herb and is quite tolerant to dry conditions. It requires  six to eight hours of intense sunlight per day to grow healthy.

Ssempijja warns against poor quality vanilla...

The Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, Vincent SSsempijja, has warned vanilla dealers against putting poor quality products on the...

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Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.