The visitation was for one day on 12nd June 2018 in which on the day of visitation the guests who are officials from ‘’KUKUA NI KUJIFUNZA’’ Introduced to TANFEEDS Managing Director (Prof, F.P Lekule), Commercial Manager (Mr. Alex Gordian) and meeting with some staff dealing with processing of soya and then followed by discussion on the whole value chain of soya grain production.
From Right, Mr. Simon Rwegayura (Operation Manager), Mary Aloyce (Agriculture Nutritionist Iringa District), Ramadhan Athuman (Agriculture officer, WOPATA), Amasidze Bohela (Value chain and nutrition manager, CARE), Ester Kavishe (Nutrition officer Morogoro Municipal Council) and Mr. Alexander Fortunatus Chongoma (Agro Officer Iringa District).
SHORT HISTORY OF KUKUA NI KUJIFUNZA (KNK) PROJECT
WOPATA in collaboration with CARE Tanzania and Iringa DC implementing Kukua ni Kujifunza (KNK) Project
in Iringa District Council. The project implemented dealing with Soybean Value Chain. WOPATA use this opportunity to Train soya bean farmers at wards level involving various stake holders including potential buyers. During the meeting we discussed more on the progress of the project implemented, marketing survey on soya bean as well as the challenges facing the progress of the project. The guests also visited our soy processing plant to see how it works with the assistance of operation manager Mr. Simon Rwegayura and production manager Mr. Kija Komanya.