UMPCU - Uganda Meat Producers Cooperative Union

UMPCU was founded in 2008 under guidance of the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF) and Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives (MTIC) together with Nortura and NORAD to, inter alia, spearhead improvement of livestock production and productivity, commercialize the sub-sector and lead value addition along the value chain “from the farm to the fork”. Today, the Union has grown to total to 2617 members, all under the 33 groups, and all farmers.