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Maize farmers decry slashed farm gate prices

Maize farmers decry slashed farm gate prices

Maize farmers  countrywide have decried  the  recent move to  cut down  farm gate  prices  for maize, saying it has affected their expected   incomes  from the farming  of the country’s leading  staple food. Accordingly, prices that were reduced to Rwf 160 from   Rwf 230 per kilogram as farmers expected to   put to market for the harvest […]

Rwamagana farmers in maize bumper harvests

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Rwamagana farmers in maize bumper harvests

Farmers of Rwamagana District in the Eastern Province have recorded a dramatic increase in maize production in the 2014A season. Rwamagana farmers in the last season produced the highest quantity of maize ever recorded in the district’s history which has boosted confidence among maize growers. This was disclosed during a meeting with district officials and […]

Rwamagana: Abahinzi bishimiye umusaruro w’ibigori, bagiye kongera uwa SOYA

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Rwamagana: Abahinzi bishimiye umusaruro w’ibigori, bagiye kongera uwa SOYA

Abahinzi bo mu karere ka Rwamagana barishimira umusaruro mwiza w’ibigori babashije kugeraho mu gihembwe cy’ihinga cya 2015 A, maze bagatangaza ko ubu bashyize imbaraga mu buhinzi bwa SOYA muri iki gihembwe cy’ihinga cya 2015 B gitangiye. Abahinzi bemeje iby’uyu musaruro kuri uyu wa Kabiri, tariki ya 13/01/2014, ubwo bari mu nama ku rwego rw’akarere ka […]

Ruhango: Imbuto y’imyumbati imaze kuboneka ariko si buri muhinzi uzayibona

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Ruhango: Imbuto y’imyumbati imaze kuboneka ariko si buri muhinzi uzayibona

Ubuyobozi bw’akarere ka Ruhango buravuga ko bwamaze kubona imbuto y’imyumbati yaturutse mu gihugu cya Uganda, ariko ngo si buri muhinzi wese uzayihabwa kuko iyabonetse itabakwira bose Mu nama yagiranye n’abayabozi batandukanye mu karere ka Ruhango bashinzwe iby’ubuhinzi tariki ya 13/1o/2015, umuyobozi w’akarere ka Ruhango wungirije ushinzwe imari n’iterambere Twagirimana Epimaque, yavuze ko ubu hamaze kuboneka […]

World Bank pleased with agricultural development

World Bank pleased with agricultural development

The World Bank Group’s Executive Director Louis Rene Peter Larose commended the activities of Rwandan farmers, promising advocacy for their continued support. Larose made the remarks while visiting farmers in Mwurile, Rwamagana district, eastern Rwanda. He was in Rwanda for a three-day visit to discuss and understand the development challenges facing the east African country […]

Nyaruguru: Abahinzi b’ibijumba bahitamo kubigurisha I Huye

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Nyaruguru: Abahinzi b’ibijumba bahitamo kubigurisha I Huye

Bamwe mu bahinzi b’ibijumba bo mu karere ka Nyaruguru baratangaza ko bahitamo  kurara ijoro bajya kugurisha umusaruro wabo mu karere ka Huye kuko ngo iwabo ntawe ubigura. Abahinzi batangaza ko mu karere kabo hera ibijumba byinshi, kuburyo ngo buri muturage aba abyejeje akaba atajya kubigura, ngo nibyo bituma bemera kurara bagenda bakajya kubigurisha mu isoko […]

Rugarama: Banana farmers decry inadequate artificial fertilisers

Rugarama: Banana farmers decry inadequate artificial fertilisers

Members of “Duhuzimbaraga” cooperative for banana plantation farmers in Rugarama sector of Gatsibo district said inability to use artificial fertilisers reduce banana yields. Farmers say it’s expensive to purchase enough artificial fertilisers which leaves them with no option but to use manure from livestock, which is a big challenge to them. One Dukuzumuremyi, a farmer […]

Ntibeza umuceri nk’Abashinwa, ariko ngo ubutaha nibabona ifumbire kare bazabigeraho

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Ntibeza umuceri nk’Abashinwa, ariko ngo ubutaha nibabona ifumbire kare bazabigeraho

 Abahinzi bakora mu mirima Abashinwa bakorera muri RAB/Rubona berekereramo abahinzi b’Abanyarwanda uko bo bahinga umuceri, bavuga ko bamaze kumenya uko bashobora gukora ngo beze umuceri nk’uko n’Abashinwa baweza, ariko ngo imbogamizi ni uko ifumbire ibageraho itinze. Ubundi, muri iyi minsi ugeze mu gishanga cya Rusubi rwa Muginga, ahaherereye munsi y’aho RAB Rubona ikorera, usanga imirima […]

Rugarama: Abahinga urutoki baracyahura n’imbogamizi mu kubona ifumbire

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Rugarama: Abahinga urutoki baracyahura n’imbogamizi mu kubona ifumbire

Bamwe mu bahinzi b’urutoki bo mu Murenge wa Rugarama mu karere ka Gatsibo, bavuga ko kubona ifumbire bikibabera ikibazo cyane bigatuma umusaruro baba biteze utabasha kuboneka uko bikwiye. Abo bahinzi b’urutoki bibumbiye muri Koperative DUHUZIMBARAGA, bavuga ko kubera ifumbire mvaruganda bakenera mu buhinzi bwabo ihenze, bahisemo gukomeza gukoresha ifumbire gakondo ikomoka ku matungo yabo, iyi […]

Farmers to use warehousing receipts to access loans

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Farmers to use warehousing receipts to access loans

  With the recent understanding between banks and east Africa commodity exchange; Grain farmers will soon be able to acquire loans at affordable rates. The development comes after the East African Exchange (EAX) signed memoranda of understanding last week with Banque Populaire du Rwanda and Ecobank to fund organised farmers; according to Alfa Kadri, the […]

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