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Low milk prices hit farmers’ income

Kenya’s ban on milk imports from Uganda is to blame Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Norman Nduho Kapaapa, a dairy farmer from Rwamuranda village, Kanyalyeru Sub-county, Kiruhura district loves President Yoweri Museveni’s message that urges Ugandans to engage in commercial agriculture to fight poverty. “I would like to thank …

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Lockdown: Milk prices drop by half in Kampala

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | There is a drastic decline in milk prices across Kampala with a litre now going for as low as 1,000 Shillings down from 2,000 Shillings before the lockdown. Sharon Murekatete, the proprietor of New Diary in Bwaise buys milk from Mbarara, Nakasongola, Goma and …

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Kigezi region farmers stuck as milk prices drop

Kigezi, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT  |  Dairy Farmers in Kabale and Rubanda districts are stranded following a drop of milk prices.  The price of milk has dropped to 600 Shillings from between 1,300 and 14,00 Shillings per liter at major dairies across the Kigezi region. The farm gate price of milk …

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Dairy farmers call for regulation of milk farm gate prices

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Dairy farmers have asked government to control farm gate prices of milk. The matter came up during a meeting convened by Dairy farmers under the Livestock Development Forum mostly from Ankole cattle corridor in Kampala on Monday to discuss the fluctuating milk prices. Apparently, milk …

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