Lt Gen James Mugira Visits NEC Farm-Katonga.Micheal Emetu
0n 4th November,2021, Hon Lt Gen James Mugira-Managing Director-National Enterprise Corporation( NEC); visited NEC Farm-Katonga and its joint venture Egypt Uganda Joint Model Farm Project in Gomba District. He was received by the General Manager, NEC Farm-Katonga; Col Wycliffe Keita.
The core activities of NEC Farm-Katonga; a subsidiary of National Enterprise Corporation, are production of high quality beef cattle for breeding for the local farmers as well as for beef export in order to enhance the company’s profitability.
Hon Lt Gen James Mugira was taken on a guided tour by the General Manager through the farm and Egypt Uganda Joint Model Farm Poject.
The Joint Model Farm Project is used among other things for the production of commercial agricultural crops, animal production, research activities and training of farmers and specialists on best agricultural practices.
The Project is now implementing bull fattening.
Gen James Mugira was impressed by the progress of the Project and thanked NEC Farm-Katonga and Egypt-Uganda Joint Model Farm Poject leadership for their selfless efforts in implementing the Project
Present were, Dr. Ibrahim Mashaly-General Manager-Egypt-Uganda Joint Model Farm Poject, Col Rtd John Kagwisa among others.