During his prosperity-for-all tour of the Busoga sub-region on August 18, 2010, President Yoweri Museveni made a stopover at James Patrick Bungu's farm...
"I called a friend abroad to get me market, and in just 30 minutes, she called back asking if I could deliver 300 boxes weekly.”
Farmers can nominate themselves or be nominated by others by sending their names to any of the Vision Group platforms countrywide.
According to David Mukholi, Vision Group's Managing Editor, Vision Group will be taking 14 best farmers to the Netherlands for a study tour.
According to Ssengendo, a processing plant is being set in place with the aim of producing avocado oil and other products for local and international market....
Pictures of the Best Farmers as they await for the winner.
This year's edition which is under the theme 'Farming as a business, from farm to the market' will see the best ten farmers walking away with sh150m.
Last year, Betty Mbaziira from Isingiro district became the first woman to win the annual competition since it started five years ago.
The 34-year-old says she used her little savings to buy 50 trees of citrus in 2002 as a side business to generate more income.
Kween district has a farmer who has mastered the art in making a fortune in Irish potatoes.
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