DAILY FILE – Uganda’s Minister for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, Mr Vincent Ssempijja, has said that the government would be issuing birth certificates to cows and registering farmers henceforth
Ssempijja, while speaking at the official opening of the National Agricultural Show at the Source of the Nile grounds in Jinja on Tuesday, said the move was necessary, so ensure the traceability of their products and to enable them to benefit from the international market, reports Daily Monitor.
Ssempijja said, “They (international market) want to know where the products are coming from; they have been impounding and banning all consignments from Uganda if they find one box with issues.”
DAILY FILE Copyright 2019. All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this site, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without written permission from DAILY FILE.