Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Farmers cry foul ahead of bumper harvest

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Despite an expected bumper harvest of maize estimated in thousands of metric tones, farmers in Masindi are worried that government is not doing enough to help address issues of food scarcity. The farmers are demanding that government works hand- hand with them to sort out the soaring food prices that are sending shockwaves among the population.

They want government to support them with harvesting, processing and storage costs. The chairperson Masindi Grain Growers

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