NAADS Periodic Technical Supervision 2019naadsadmin
In order to monitor the progress of interventions made, NAADS conducts periodic technical supervision across the country.
Teams of experts from NAADS, MAAIF and OWC supported by the District Local Governments carry out inspection of projects supported NAADS to ascertain progress and address the challenges faced by the farmers.
Cocoa is one of the priority commodities supported by NAADS with 3,910,986 cocoa seedlings distributed in financial year 2018/19.
Turyomunsi from Kiryabicooli village in Nyamarwa Sub County in Kibaale district is one of the beneficiaries that was visited by the technical supervision team on 23rd July 2019.
The farmer received 1,000 cocoa seedlings in June 2019 and has so far planted 450 of these on an acre. She had earlier on received cocoa seedlings from Esco an NGO that supports farmers in the area. She is already harvesting cocoa from the 3 acres, harvesting 15kgs of dry cocoa every after 2 weeks and selling each KG at shs.6,700.