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Urban Household Kitchen Gardens Project

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What were your biggest successes this season?

Training household farmers on better crop agriculture management
Availability of improved seed
Demand for vegetables were high
Improved in diet or nutrition among children and pregnant mothers
Increased income among women at household level

What challenges did or does your project face?

Lack of external support
Lack of garden tools
Information gap in modern technology
Climate change (draughts)
Water flooding seasonally

How are you working to overcome them?

Plan to train household kitchen garden farmers recommended methods of vegetable and fruits ( crop) farming
Climate change management
Improve on external networking ( for external support)
Management of pests usage
Regular monitoring and evaluation
Management meetings
Use of locally available materials

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

That planning is one way of addressing such challenges
That monitoring and evaluation is useful to achieve what one may realize
That customers identification or market research is vital before harvesting
That better land or small space usage can lead to achieve what one may require
That one can still apply such small areas and get what to eat and sale
That technology in urban is the only way to go in order one to live improved life

Project Name:

Urban Household Kitchen Gardens Project

Project Location:

Uganda- Kasese District, Kasese Municipality- Kizungu cell

Number of People Reached:

70

Update Author:

Muhindo Hosea

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