Monthly Archives: July 2017

  • Building beehives 2

    Talking of bees…

    Posted on July 24, 2017 by admin in News, Uganda.

    Kasiisi Project board members Elizabeth Ross and Zarin Machanda led a Harvard Alumni trip to Uganda in June. The group spent a morning with the Kasiisi Project visiting the farm and Kasiisi Primary School and having lunch with teachers and project staff. In the afternoon they all joined with members of the Kasiisi Wildlife Clubs to build […]

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  • Composting is a crucial skill

    Posted on July 24, 2017 by admin in News, Uganda.

    David gives detailed explanation to his students who showed interest and engagement in this vital part of farming.  David left us in July, and we’d like to thank him very sincerely for everything he has done in his two years with us, and wish him all the best for the future.

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  • Learning about bee-keeping

    Posted on July 24, 2017 by admin in News, Uganda.

    Keen to know how to keep bees, these visiting students gain practical and theoretical information from the Kasiisi School Farm experience.

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  • Seeing and hearing about our pigs

    Posted on July 24, 2017 by admin in News, Uganda.

    Pig husbandry and piggery construction also formed part of the day for the students on their recent two-day field trip to Kasiisi School Farm. 

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  • We take part in an Agribusiness Week

    Posted on July 24, 2017 by admin in News, Uganda.

    Before our Peace Corps volunteer David McHolland left, after two dedicated years of work on the Kasiisi School Farm, he and our farmer Ezra hosted a two day Field Trip for students, on the farm.  How biogas is produced and its advantages was one of the areas they learned about.

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  • Dunton Summer Fair KPP 2017 1

    Dunton Sunday Club children raise funds

    Posted on July 18, 2017 by admin in News, UK Activities.

    On 9 July a group of children of Dunton Sunday Club, in Bedfordshire, UK, held a stall in the Church Summer Fair and raised £60 from mugs painted by their young customers, along with the sale of some Ugandan beads. It was their idea and we thank them all. Thanks as well to David and Barbara Mowbray, Rev Carole […]

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