AVIANA UGANDA 2014
Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Friday, October 31, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EAT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Aviana Uganda 2014
International Expo for Poultry and Livestock
Dates: 30 & 31 OCT 2014
Venue: UMA Show grounds, Lugogo, Kampala, Uganda.
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
UGANDA OVER VIEW
Uganda the Pearl of Africa, a country with fantastic natural scenery and a rich mosaic of tribes and cultures. Travelling through Uganda, you will be captivated by its beauty, safety and accessibility. Half of the world's remaining mountain gorilla population is in Uganda.
Uganda is bordered by South Sudan to the North, Kenya to the East, Congo to the West, and Tanzania and Rwanda to the South.
Livestock represents an essential part of Uganda’s agriculture, culture, and economy. The total number of cattle, sheep, and goats more than doubled between 2002 and 2008, and the number of pigs and chickens grew by 88 and 59 percent, respectively. Beef and milk production both increased by 8 percent in 2008 alone. Livestock are particularly important to the subsistence agriculture on which seven out of ten Ugandans rely for their livelihood.
According to National Livestock Census 2008. Poultry Population is 37.4 million, Cattle population 11.4 million, Goats 12.5 million, sheep 3.4 million, Pigs 3.2 million and 1.6 million Dogs. Poultry numbers in 2008 were 37.4 M and in 2009 they rose to 38.6 M million while in 2010 they were 39.7 M million birds.
There will be high class Poultry and Dairy Conference for two days 1&2 Nov. Visitors will be from East Africa like Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Tanzania. And lot of business Export opportunity is waiting for African continent. This includes Feed Supplements, Poultry Equipment’s, Veterinary Pharmaceuticals, API formulators, Hatcheries, Breeders, Feed raw materials etc.