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Matugga community Vegetable garden

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What were your biggest successes this season?

Children have been feed well on balanced diet hence prevention of malnutrition diseases.
Improvement in house holds incomes to purchase masks, sanitizers,soap and practice social distance hence prevention of Corona virus (Covid-19).
We have planted more crops due to sufficient rainfall received

What challenges did or does your project face?

Organic fertilizers are expensive
High costs in purchasing Spray crop pesticides.
High costs of purchasing Improved hybrid seeds .

How are you working to overcome them?

Through initiating group formation to practice Village saving loan association. (VSLA).

What did you or your project learn this season that might be useful to others as well?

Practicing of community gardens at households levels has improved nutrition and reduction in malnutrition among children.Money saved for treatment is being spent on children education.

Project Name:

Matugga community Vegetable garden

Project Location:

Bombo Road, Kirlyagongya Matugga, Kampala, Uganda

Number of People Reached:

170

Update Author:

Patricia Teopista Nabagereka

Patricia Teopista Nabagereka

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