Tarakwo Distribution Event
News out of Africa
Tarakwo Dairy cooperative received one handheld scanner and one printer under the patronage of heifer international. They acquired the scanner under Rabobank project which was facilitated by Soilcares foundation. They were taken through trainings on marketing models, pricing and also a thorough demonstration on the use of the handheld scanner.
The distribution event was conducted by Sally Musungu from soilcares Africa, in attendance were representatives from heifer international, Tarakwo Dairy cooperative managing directors, extension farmers, peer farmer trainers and local farmers.
The team was flabbergasted by this new technology and vowed to make maximum use of it. Soilcares Foundation promised to facilitate regular trainings until they were well versed with the new technology. Close monitoring and evaluation will also be put in place to ensure success of the project.