Trocaire Project aim at improving food security and income through increased adoption of more intensive, market oriented crop production and post-harvest handling by small holder farmers in Nyagatare district. The Project is implemented in eight sectors of Nyagatare district supporting 23 cooperatives with 1657 men and 1234 women members.
Access to agriculture inputs: 2,691 farmers which includes 1,552men and 1,139 women accessed improved inputs.
Support cooperative in post-harvest and quality management equipment:
RDO in partnership with TROCAIRE is playing a big role in constructing drying grounds, stores, winnowing machine and proving moisture meters for reducing post- harvest losses farmers normally face during harvesting and storage.