Established under the Uganda Coffee Development Authority Statute, 1991 (as amended in 1994), the objectives of UCDA are to:
The National Animal Genetic Resources Centre and Data Bank (NAGRC&DB) was established under the Animal Breeding Act, 2001, to support implementation of the National Animal Breeding Policy. NAGRC & DB’s mandate is to take a leading role in establishing a comprehensive National Animal Breeding Programme in Uganda. It does this through:
Established and governed under the National Agricultural Research Act, 2005, the objects of National Agriculture Research (NAR) in Uganda are to:
As provided for under the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) Act, 2001, the mandate of NAADS is to contribute to the modernisation of the agricultural sector in order to increase total factor productivity of both the land and labour for the benefit of the farmers. Its objectives and functions are to:
The DDA is established and governed under the Dairy Industry Act (2000) CAP 85 and its objectives are to provide proper coordination and efficient implementation of all government policies which are designed to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency in the production of milk in Uganda by promoting production and competition in the dairy industry and monitoring the market for milk and dairy products. Its functions are to:
1. Raise incomes and standards of living of small scale dairy farmers;
Established in 1994 by an Act of Parliament, it has the responsibility to monitor the production, processing, and marketing of cotton so as to enhance the quality of lint exported and locally sold, to promote the distribution of high quality cotton seed and generally to facilitate the development of the cotton industry.
Uganda Trypanosomiasis Control Council (UTCC) was created by Parliament as a corporate body through the enactment of statute No. 16 of 8th October 1992 which legalized the Council, the Technical Committee and COCTU as the Secretariat of the Council. This was an effort to rationalize the tsetse and trypanosomiasis research and control in Uganda.