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Farmers in Post War Northern Uganda Minting Cash From South Sudan Market

August 17, 2014 11:11 am0 comments
Alex Komakech showing the news  the reporter his groundnut garden

By Gloria Laker Aciro Jackline Lanyero -is a young Groundnuts and Cassava grower in Anaka Sub County in Nwoya district. She is one of the few lucky farmers whose farm produce is sold directly to consumers in Southern Sudan. As a small scale farmer she joined groups of farmers who after harvesting their food and parking, they jointly hire trucks which transport to Nimule and Juba. “Working with farmers groups opened for me the door to the Sudan market avoiding the middle men ‘Awaro’ since I sell my groundnuts and cassava direct to the consumers doubling my profit since we share transport cost” Lanyero. Acholi farmers in Northern Uganda are […]

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