200,000 Ugandan farmers are doing it the organic way. The Ugandan government is now looking to to help these farmers export some of these products. The issue will be highlighted at this week’s Rio+20 conference in Brazil.
Four out of every five Ugandans is a small farmer who uses mostly traditional methods to grow crops without much help from chemical pesticides or synthetic.
- Uganda’s Household Farmers Become Organic Exporters (newswatch.nationalgeographic.com)