Cattle Farmers in Ankole Tipped On Quality Farming
Farmers have been urged to use government extension workers if they want to have quality cattle products.
This has been sounded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) consultant Dr. Joseph Byaruhanga in a one day training of Mbarara district farmers, leaders and technical staff on safe milk promotion in Mbarara town.
Dr. Byaruhanga urged them to always seek external advice from the extension workers on how to use Acaricides in order to have quality products.
He added that in order farmers to have good quality milk, they need to ensure proper hygiene on their farms, milking parlor and Kraals among other places.
Bazir Bataringaya the Mbarara district secretary for finance from the office of the chairman urged the trained farmers to be exemplary to other farmers and promote safe milk production in Mbarara district.
He added producing quality milk will help farmers to reap big profits.