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Proposals for improvement of market information for maize and beans in Uganda

Gordon, Henry.

Proposals for improvement of market information for maize and beans in Uganda

by Gordon, Henry.

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Published by Export Policy Analysis and Development Unit, Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning in [Kampala] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda,
  • Uganda.
    • Subjects:
    • Corn industry -- Uganda -- Statistical services.,
    • Bean industry -- Uganda -- Statistical services.,
    • Market surveys -- Uganda.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Henry Gordon with Desire Lubega ; submitted by International Science and Technology Institute, Inc. in association with High Value Horticulture Plc.
      ContributionsLubega, Desire., Uganda. Ministry of Finance and Economic Development. Export Policy Analysis and Development Unit., International Science and Technology Institute., High Value Horticulture plc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9049.C8 U164 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination37 leaves :
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL962615M
      LC Control Number95980535

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      Maize with a high percentage of translucent of hard endosperm is preferred by the dry milling industry, because it produces more of the popular high-quality and high-value products sought after than does soft maize. TABLE 2. Chemical composition of the maize kernel Components % Carbohydra0 Prot9 Fat 4,5 Minerals 1,3 TABLE Size: 1MB. Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.

      Characterization of Maize Producing Households in Nakasongola and Soroti Districts in Uganda. Country Report – Uganda. Nairobi: CIMMYT. This report is presented without a thorough peer review with the main purpose of making data and information rapidly available to research teams and partners in the DTMA project and for use in. trend in Uganda is such that rural areas have %, of which % are male-headed and % are female-headed. The trend in urban areas is that of the 20% child-headed households, % are male-headed whereas % are female-headed (Uganda Bureau of Statistics-UBOS, ).File Size: 63KB.


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Proposals for improvement of market information for maize and beans in Uganda by Gordon, Henry. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Maize Market Outlests in the Six Centres in Uganda, March-May. Proportion of Traders Aware of their Competitors’ Maize Selling Prices in the Six Centres in Uganda, March-May.

Cost Components of Maize Minimum Producer Price in. Maize is one of the most widely grown cereals in Uganda. This is so because of it is easy to bring up the crop.

All you would probably need is simple medium or moderately fertile soils, seeds to sow, a hoe and some manual labor. If we spoke theoretically, almost every home in Africa could start up a corn field. Uganda’s maize export market is mainly regional, comprising of markets within Eastern and Southern Africa, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Southern Sudan.

Exports of maize to Kenya alone more than doubled from to (MAAIF, ). Uganda’s export potential for maize is estimated betweenandMT per year (USAID, ).File Size: KB.

the adoption and impact of improved maize varieties on the welfare of maize consumers and producers in Uganda. The paper begins with an overview of maize production and importance in Uganda, and the advancement in technology in terms of improved maize varieties released to farmers in the past three decades.

This is followed by an assessmentFile Size: 69KB. - ii­ FOZ'eward This manual has been compiled to pr01lide information and guidelines relating to all aspects of maize production in the hunid and sub-~umid tropics of is designed to senre as a basic reference document forFile Size: 5MB.

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MAIZE grains prices have dropped to between sh and sh per kilogramme in Kampala. Hajji Badru Kaweesa, the Kisenyi Millers Association chairman, attributed drop to the start of the new harvest season in maize growing areas.

• Maize markets in Uganda are highly liberalized with minimum government interventions. • The observed Nominal Rate of Protection (NRP, green bar) in the graph above measures the effect of policy distortions and overall market performance on price incentives for Size: KB. Commodity Price Units; Agwedde Beans: Ugx WS 2,/= RT 3,/= kg: Apple Bananas: Ugx WS 1,/= RT 2,/= kg: Cassava Flour: Ugx WS 1,/= RT 1,/ kg: Fresh Cassava.

maize seed from Uganda. Maize seed will sell for much higher prices in the export market than maize seed for the domestic market. The export maize seed market may be large but a firm’s ability to compete in that market will likely require large investments, higher File Size: KB.

Maize earnings fears over Uganda imports supply of maize in the market to rise further to the end of the year as Uganda and Tanzania are now harvesting with Kenya’s main crop expected to.

My Name is Majja Allan, a Ugandan Resident and Citizen; I am a 27 year old male and a land surveyor by training. My project location is in Kaliro District, in Eastern Uganda, Bulamogi County, Namwiwa Sub-county, Bukonde Village.

My wife and I are currently involved in maize farming in Kaliro district, the project site is about 23 Acres of family land, and we are currently using 8 acres. - Iganga Market Maize Grain prices in the market dropped by sh and sh on whole sell and retail respectively.

- Iganga Market Maize Grain prices in themarket dropped by sh and sh on whole sell and retail respectively. - Iganga Market Maize grain prices in the market shot up by sh and sh on whole sell and retail respectively.

Uganda, who sell it either as grain or when processed into local brew. At national [2] level, maize ranks number-one in terms of foodcrop export revenue [3]. - Besides, maize has a wide range of other potential processed products, including cooking oil, ethanol, starch and sucrose; though this component of the value-chain is not yet.

Kent Bloomberg® Maize Farms, Inc. is a world class commercial maize farm that is in business to cultivate organic, non – organic and processed maize for both the United States market and the international market. We want our well – packaged maize to flood every nooks and crannies of the United States and other countries of the world.

Maize in Uganda. Maize is one of the major staple foods in Uganda, providing over forty percent of a Ugandan’s daily calorie consumption. To meet the country’s maize demand, most farmers grow some maize on their land, with over two million Ugandans counting on maize as their main source of income.

Smallholder farmer assets, extension and marketing in Uganda by Qian Sun A thesis submitted to the graduate faculty in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE Major: Sociology Program of Study Committee: Robert E.

Mazur, Major Professor David J. Peters Frederick O. Lorenz Iowa State University Ames, Iowa Uganda is the low external input use in Uganda.1 It is estimated that less than 10% of smallholder farmers use improved maize and bean seeds, while 2% use inorganic fertilizer. The overall average intensity of inorganic fertilizer use is about 1 kg of fertilizer per hectare.

Farmers. Use of chemical pest control is practiced by only 10%. market opportunities and also could reduce the capacity of maize supply and market participation by smallholder famers. In addition, Makhura et al. () had reported that, households incur both fixed and variable transaction costs in the process of market exchange for their produce.

Key et al. () and Sebatta et al. () elucidated File Size: KB. 3International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), PO BoxNairobi, Kenya ABSTRACT Maize is the key food crop in Kenya, with estimated production () of 3 million tons of which about 40% are marketed.

The Government strictly controlled all aspects of maize marketing until when gradual liberalisation started. ANALYSIS IN NORTHERN UGANDA: MAIZE, RICE, GROUNDNUTS, SUNFLOWER AND SESAME Mr.

Ian DALIPAGIC Dr. Gabriel ELEPU ACF Intern Food Security and Livelihood Department of Agribusiness & Natural Resource Economics Tel (Mobile): (+33) 6 87 .maize for food security and household income; it is also used as an important source of feed and non-traditional export crop.

Export earnings for /12 are estimated at US$ 1. 1. Bank of Uganda, Annual Report / About the Bulletin. DT Maize. is a quarterly publication of the DTMA (Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa) project, funded by.BEANS IN THE FARMING SYSTEM AND DOMESTIC ECONOMY OF UGANDA: A TALE OF TWO PARISHES Soniia David CIAT, Pan-African Bean Research Alliance, P.O.

BoxKampala, Uganda INTRODUCTION The common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) plays a paramount role in human nutrition and market economies throughout Eastern Size: KB.