NYAKIHANGA JUICE PROCESSING PLANT COMMISSIONED BY THE FIRST LADY

Monday, January 20, 2020

The First Lady Hon. Janet Kataha Museveni commissioned the Nyakihanga Juice processing plant in Ntungamo District. The plant has been set up targeting the big pineapple harvests in the area.

At the Commissioning Prof. Charles Kwesiga cited the importance of adding value to agriculture products from the garden in order to boost farmers' produce. The facility has the capacity of producing 1000 liters of juice per hour and will be managed by Nyakihanga Fruits and Vegetable Growers Cooperative Society.

The Uganda Industrial Research Institute continues to shine the torch of industrialization in Uganda as it takes technology to the grassroots level in order to champion value addition.