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The 2014 Annual Farmer’s Forum

The 3rd edition of the annual farmer’s forum took place in October, 2014  at Caritas Kampala head offices.  The forum was premised on the theme; “Prevalence of poor and substandard agro-inputs, what have you done?”  The forum was graced by 300 farmers,

The 2014 CAPCA Magazine

This magazine gives some of the results arising out of CAPCA III Project implementation aimed at Empowering farming communities of small holder farmers and their organizations for sustainable livelihoods.  Download

THE DESIRE TO ENGAGE IN COOPERATIVE MARKETING SYSTEM

The co-operative marketing system started with primary societies which marketed members’ produce. In Uganda it was mainly cotton and coffee that were then bought and processed by private businessmen for export to feed the factories in European countries. The exporters and processors had

exclusive right to do so and made huge profits at the expense of the producers.