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Uganda

Country Staff: 256 | Farmers served: 6,900

Elumuka Margeret of Uganda Margeret Elumuka stands among her healthy maize in the village of Busota in Eastern Uganda.

Uganda is one of our newest countries of operation. Started as a small pilot program in 2014, it grew to serve more than 3,600 farmers by its official launch in 2016. One Acre Fund offers farmers hybrid maize seed and fertilizer, as well as add-on products such as solar lights and harvest drying sheets.

Most of our work centers in the Eastern Region of Uganda, primarily in Jinja and Kamuli districts. The country has two major growing cycles per year based on seasonal rainfall. Our Uganda country office is in Jinja.


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