Antony Welishe, a coffee farmer from Mbale said NUCAFE solar project is expected to reduce the coffee processing expenses.
The National Coffee Policy was formulated in 2013, but a law is yet to be drafted.
To access the cover, farmers will be required to pay annual premiums of 5% of the value of the crop being insured.
.This follows a match-making meeting between Nucafe executive director Joseph Nkandu and US investors
“We need to exploit the energies and innovativeness of the youth to boost coffee production."
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