The National Defence College – Uganda (NDC-U) course participants, headed by the college secretary Brig Gen Simon Ochan on a study tour to the South and Western Uganda have ended their day one out of one-week long tour in Mbarara.
The team started its day at AGDI dairy farm Ltd owned by Retired Col Dick Bujingo who took them around and showed them the entire set up of commercial dairy farming.
The farm offers skilled training in dairy entrepreneurship and employment, breeding for quality and increased production, production of animal feeds for higher yields and many more.
The tour is aimed at orienting the course participants on what happens in various sectors such as Agriculture, industry, ICT, services and infrastructure which are drivers of security, stability and economic development.
They also toured Pearl Dairy Limited the producers of Lato milk and other dairy products. The facility has over 30 milk collection centers giving employment opportunities to youth and supplying locally in Uganda, East Africa and to other parts of the world.
National Defence College – Uganda is the highest military training institution in the country. This is the pioneer Course 1 having opened in January this year. The course lasts one year.