• Authored By: EPRC Uganda
July 1, 2012
  • File Size 1.22 MB
  • Published July 1, 2012

Why a Fertilizer Policy for Uganda?

Over two-thirds of Uganda’s population are food insecure. The situation is likely to worsen because the population is growing faster (3.2% per annum) than food crop production (2.7% per annum).

Declining soil fertility is cited in the Agricultural Development Strategy and Investment Plan for 2010/11-2014/15 as one of the major challenges to increasing crop production in Uganda.

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