Farmers urged to embrace technology to increase production.
Western Uganda – Hon Joy Kafura Kabatsi,the State Minister for Animal Husbandry has advised Cattle Keepers in Sembabule District and Uganda as at large to welcome a meat project, start rearing cows for meat production and other technological advancements in their areas to increase production.
Hon Kabatsi said this on Thursday while commissioning the construction of a Livestock Resource and Feedlot Centre in Ntuntsi Subcounty.
Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union Ltd which is the umbrella organization behind this project covering 17 districts in Uganda has already acquired land in Ntuutsi for the meat project.
The Chairperson of Uganda Meat Producers, Eng Senozi Robert told farmers that the project will help them to boost their incomes.
Eng Senozi Robert also called upon all people mostly youth and women to come and join the union.