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Tour of job creation models and industries under the South-South Cooperation
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Tour of job creation models and industries under the South-South Cooperation

On the 28th of July 2018, a delegation of  investors and agricultural experts from Sichuan Province in China toured job creation models and industries under the South-South Cooperation with Hon. Vincent Bamulangaki Sempijja the Minister for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries. One of the areas visited was the Lukaya Natural Rice Farm which was established

Launch of Countrywide Community Breeding Programme under the National Animal Genetics Centre and Databank
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Launch of Countrywide Community Breeding Programme under the National Animal Genetics Centre and Databank

On the 24th of July 2018, a new flagship Community Breeding Programme under the National Animal Genetic Resources Centre and Databank (NAGRC&DB) was launched by the Ministry in Kampala. The official launch of the programme was done by the First Deputy Prime Minister Gen. Moses Ali alongside Hon. Vincent Sempijja the Minister for Agriculture Animal

Strategic partnership for the South-to-South Cooperation with delegates from the People’s Republic of China
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Strategic partnership for the South-to-South Cooperation with delegates from the People’s Republic of China

On the 26th of July 2018, a delegation of investors and agricultural experts from Sichuan Province in China visited the Head offices of the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries in Entebbe. The delegation was welcomed was welcomed by Mr. Pius Wakabi Kasajja the Ministry’s Permanent Secretary who also chaired a bilateral meeting between

The 26th Source of the Nile National Agriculture Show: Agriculture Minister’s official invitation to the general public
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The 26th Source of the Nile National Agriculture Show: Agriculture Minister’s official invitation to the general public

On the 16th of July, 2018 Honorable Vincent Bamulangaki Sempijja the Minister for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries was joined by the Ministry’s Permanent Secretary Mr. Pius Wakabi Kasajja, Ms Beatrice Byarugaba the Director for Agricultural Extension Services and Dr. Dick Nuwamanya Kamuganga the President of the Uganda National Farmers Federation in welcoming the general

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The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries organized a three-day workshop for all key stakeholders in the livestock sub-sector from 11th to 13th July 2018 in Kampala. The workshop was also attended by all the 122 District Veterinary Officers, Ministry officials under the Directorate of Animal Resources, key institutions and development partners. The partners

Training of Trainers in Ntungamo District under the Agriculture Cluster Development Project (ACDP)
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Training of Trainers in Ntungamo District under the Agriculture Cluster Development Project (ACDP)

On the 11th of July 2018 the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries kicked off training of trainers in formation and strengthening of farmer organizations with districts under the Agriculture Cluster Development Project. The activities were in Ntungamo district where the Trainers will be awarded certificates and linked to the farmers to resume with

Stepping up interventions for agricultural mechanisation in Uganda
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Stepping up interventions for agricultural mechanisation in Uganda

In a high level consensus building event held in Kampala on the 11th of July 2018, the ,Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries kick-started a process to add to the new draft policy for Agricultural Mechanisation in Uganda. The high level meeting which was officially opened by Hon. Vincent Bamulangaki Sempijja the Agriculture Minister involved