Ugandan farmers tackle fake farm inputs

Seed companies, agro-dealers, and service providers in the horticultural sector in Uganda have welcomed the move by Transparency International (TI) to establish a mobile number where farmers can report cases of counterfeit seeds, herbicides and fertilizers.  Francis Ekadu, the programmes coordinator at TI, has told farmers, agro dealers and service providers that his organization was concerned by the increasing cases of counterfeits among farm inputs. Read more >>>