Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union (UMPCU)

"A fair Share to the Farmer"

To date, the Union is owned by 34 grassroots primary Cooperative Societies located in the “cattle corridor” and one in Northern Uganda. It brings together approximately 2617 beef farmers.

Our Areas Of Focus

Enhancing Livestock production & productivity

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Through the model farmer & the mentorship approaches

Increasing Financial access & Inclusion

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Through provision of working capital, credit & advance to cooperative members

Livestock marketing, Value addition & Enterprisedevelopment

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 working where cooperatives are
developed as centres for livestock marketing, business
innovation and business development

Lobbying & Advocacy

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Through engaging different
livestock stakeholders on policy direction, review or change

Institutional development

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By increasing participation of all stakeholders from the grassroots

To establish and maintain best practices and standards with the involvement of members and other stakeholders  to produce value for money meat and meat products Our Mission

To be the leading producer of high-quality meat and meat products for local and international markets. 

Our vision

Baseline survey for FALBIIS concluded

A Baseline Survey on the Farmer Led Beef...

UMPCU Annual General Meeting

Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union Ltd held...

Farmers in Luwero sub region pledge increased participation

UMPCU Farmers have expressed commitment to...

Regional meetings with Cooperatives

Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union Ltd....

Nakaseke to repossess idle land

In Summary Reason. The five-year grace period...

Nortura and Norges Vel Partners end routine monitoring visit

Nortura and Norges Vel Partners have completed a...

Partners’ Engagement and Investors’ meeting

Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union (UMPCU)...

UMPCU hosts Delegation from Malawi Cooperative Sector

Discussion: To learn and share experiences on...

Is Formalin worth the media uproar?

By Dr. Joshua Waiswa, 05th January 2018 The...

Basic Nutrition Care for Cattle

Cattle, like sheep, goats and alpacas are...

Farmers Meeting: Maddu, Ntuusi & Gomba Meat Coops Reps

On 19th December 2017, we held a farmers meeting...

Understanding Cooperate Governance

The Union Lawyers took the Executive Committee,...

Expanding Livestock Markets for the Small-Holder Producers

End Market Analysis for Meat/Live Animals,...

Vaccinating Cattle

Vaccines help to reduce the incidence or the...

Introduction to Cooperatives

On 2nd and 3rd May 2017, the UMPCU Executive...

Cattle Feed Cutter

Cattle feed cutters are increasingly being...

NABA Member of the month: Nortura

NABA’s Member of the month in September is...

H.E. President Y.K. Museveni opens the Abattoir

On 2nd July 2016, the United Nations’ (UN)...

Gov’t reiterates support for cooperatives

Sharing a brief from The New Vision's Samuel...

Meat producers ask government for regulator

The leadership of Uganda Meat Producers wants...

National Cooperative Policy

The theme of this policy: “Strengthening the...

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Kampala, Uganda


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