AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT

Currently, the department is in charge of two farms; Kyabbugga Farm in Luweero District, Bulemeezi County (for Crop Production) and Kagongo Farm in Buikwe District, Kyaggwe County (for Animal Husbandry).

The department is headed by Dr. Stephen Kizito.

OBJECTIVE:

To ensure that Ssaabasajja Kabaka’s farms are efficiently and effectively managed for a steady supply of foodstuffs to all Palaces.

MANDATE:

In charge of Ssaabasajja Kabaka’s farms (crop production and animal husbandry).

CORE FUNCTIONS:

  1. In Liaison with the ministry of Agriculture in Buganda Kingdom, the department makes proposals to Nkuluze about key policy and institutional reforms which aim at stimulating agricultural growth not only on Kabaka’s farms but also within Buganda Kingdom.
  2. Identifying investment opportunities within the industry, developing projects and attracting private investors to the agricultural sector within Buganda Kingdom.