The Igunga Eco-Village project in collaboration with the Igunga District Council has joined other stakeholders in commemorating the Farmers Day (Nane nane) in Tabora region. The farmers Day exhibition started from August 1st to August 8th, 2017 whereby the project activities were displayed at the Igunga District Council’s pavilion.
The project used this avenue to educate farmers from other districts of Tabora and Kigoma regions on various climate resilient technologies including the Chicken brooder, fuel efficient stove, vegetable gardening, the use of drip irrigation, tree planting, Eco-sanipan pit latrine, rope pump,the ox-drawn scoop and the Tulip water filter. The technologies were elaborated by farmers from the project area .The farmers also testified how the project has empowered them on those technologies.
See the Nane nane event featured below
The Regional Commissioner for Tabora region, Hon. Aggrey Mwanri being briefed on the Igunga Eco-village’s work by the Communications and Learning Officer, Ms. Mercy Nyanda.
Mr. Mathias Luhende, a farmer from Makomero village demonstrating how the chicken brooder technology works to Kigoma’s Regional Commissioner, Hon. E. Maganga (in grey suit).