By Sandra Tumwekwase and Byamugisha Innocent.
The Bushenyi District chairman Jaffari Basajjabalaba has today 26th June 2018 advised farmers to always make proper use of animals’ drugs.
Speaking as a chief guest at a farmers’ seminar organized by West Ankole Dairy stakeholder’s Forum at municipal multipurpose hall in Bushenyi, Jaffari noted that most of the farmers administer the animal vaccines wrongly and this has affected the standard and quality of their output.
He added that veterinary doctors from the district have been facilitated to always visit farmers thus calling upon attendants of the seminar to make use of them and seek advice.
Namanya Joseph a veterinary doctor from ERAM (U) LTD emphasized that farmers should desist from treating animals without the help of trained personnel.
He has also advised farmers to cooperate if they are to fight diseases in animals where he noted that ticks can be fought if farmers cooperate.
Source: www.mknewslink.com a greater western Uganda news website