Nyakihanga fruits and vegetable growers cooperative society receive a pineapple juices processing factory.
Government has given out Nyakihanga fruits and vegetable growers cooperative society a pineapple juices processing factory. The factory was constructed by Uganda Industrial Research Institute under the ministry of science technology and innovation at atone of 1.4 billion shillings.
Speaking as the guest of honor after commissioning the factory in the function held at Buhanama parish Nyamukana town council in Ruhaama County Ntungamo District, the minister of education and sports who is also the first lady Janet Kataha Museveni asked the Pineapple farmers to practice terracing as one of controlling soil erosion in hilly areas.
Janet Museveni revealed that once terracing is practiced it will help to hold the running water and remain within the garden.
However, Minister of science technology and innovation Dr Elioda Tumwesigye called up the management of the cooperative to team up together saying what is making the fall of cooperative is luck of trust within the management.