Regional meetings with Cooperatives

Regional meetings with Cooperatives

Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union Ltd. (UMPCU) is engaging the leaders of its cooperative societies regionally, to discuss development initiatives. The meetings are also aimed at brainstorming with the different leaders, ideas on how to overcome challenges...

Partners’ Engagement and Investors’ meeting

Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union (UMPCU) and Uganda Farmers Meat Company (UFMC) have committed to introducing trade agents; both individual and cooperatives in sourcing slaughter animals from UMPCU farmers. This was concluded at a recent Partners Engagement and...

Is Formalin worth the media uproar?

By Dr. Joshua Waiswa, 05th January 2018 The media has been awash with reports of the use of formalin for the preservation of meat. Having worked in the meat sector for close to seven years, I can give commentary to the same with good authority. Meat from the major...

NABA Member of the month: Nortura

NABA’s Member of the month in September is Nortura. On July 2nd the Norwegian leading supplier of meat and eggs celebrated the founding stone ceremony of a modern abattoir at Luwero in Uganda together with its sister producer organization and their industrial partner....

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

On 2nd July 2016, the United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Cooperatives, H.E. President Yoweri Kagua Museveni officiated the opening of the UMPCU abattoir in Butalangu town council, Nakaseke District. This day equally fell on the United Nations’ (UN)...