Ministry Of Agriculture News

Foot and mouth disease, fuel push up beef price in Uganda

The Ministry Of Agriculture imposed a quarantine to prevent a spread of the disease.

The East African , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Farmers to get e-vouchers for cheap fertiliser

Auditor General Edward Ouko said in October the NCPB could not provide verifiable documents for the audit to confirm the actual quantity of fertiliser bought, the quality sold to the farmers and the selling prices under the Sh2.1 billion disbursed to the agency by Ministry Of Agriculture.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Farmers to get e-vouchers for cheap fertiliser

Auditor General Edward Ouko said in October the NCPB could not provide verifiable documents for the audit to confirm the actual quantity of fertiliser bought, the quality sold to the farmers and the selling prices under the Sh2.1 billion disbursed to the agency by Ministry Of Agriculture.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

Kenyans celebrate Jamhuri - PHOTOS

"We no longer want farmers to wait and be told the price when they are about to harvest,” he said He questioned why the Ministry Of Agriculture has delayed registering farmers, claiming that this could be a plot to protect the cartels.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 12, 2018

KFA pushes for payment to maize farmers under corruption probe

The farmers have declined the Sh2,300 per 90 kg bag set by the Ministry Of Agriculture terming it as too low to sustain production of the crop.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Dec 10, 2018

We must get rid of sniper beans – Agropreneur | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

“For the Ministry Of Agriculture is up and doing on this and last week we had a meeting with them on how to ensure that the food we eat is safe.

The Guardian , Nigeria Dec 10, 2018

Coffee and tourism key to our growth agenda – Rugunda

The symposium was organised by Coffee Tourism Uganda (CTU), in collaboration with the Uganda Tourism Board under Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities and Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), Ministry Of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries.

The Independent , Uganda Dec 10, 2018

Maize scandal that raised eyebrows 100 years ago

This year has seen the Ministry Of Agriculture attempt to deal with the rot in the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) and ‘cartels’ that have swindled farmers of their deserved profits.

The Standard , Kenya Dec 8, 2018

He sells eggs from Mercedes, employs masters students to hawk

In 2005 when he was 47 years, the former agricultural extension officer with the Ministry Of Agriculture quit his job to delve into agribusiness.

The Standard , Kenya Dec 8, 2018

Farmers learn, enjoy day out at Farm Clinic

To interact with them were experts from National Agricultural Research Organisation (Naro), Bank of Uganda, Micro Finance Support Centre, and the Ministry Of Agriculture, among others.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 8, 2018