TAARIFA YA MKUTANO MKUU WA MWAKA

Wanachama wote wa Agricultural Council of Tanzania – ACT, wanatangaziwa kwamba Mkutano Mkuu wa Mwaka – 2018, utafanyika Jumatano, tarehe 28Novemba 2018,kwenye Ukumbi wa Mikutano wa New Africa Hotel, Jijini Dar es Salaam. Kuanzia saa 2.30 asubuhi.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Mr. Salum Shamte was elected by the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation -TPSF General Assembly members to be the Chairman of the Institute which is the peak of the private sector in Tanzania. Mr. Shamte Ambassador has taken over from Mr. Reginald Mengi who has finished his term. He will lead the institution for a period of three years. Moreover, Mr. Shamte is the founder of the Tanzania Agricultural Council – ACT, also a member of the Board. The ACT Secretariat wishes him all the best in his new post.

ACT ANNUAL POLICY WORKSHOP

ACT Annual Policy Workshop was held in 6th and 7th December 2017. The workshop was attended by stakeholders from the private and public sectors, and graced by the Minister for Industries, Trade and Investment, Hon. Charles Mwijage who delivered a befitting opening speech. The workshop which attracted over 100 participants, revolved around the theme: Production should be based on the market. Other subjects that were discussed are: Youth in agriculture, Post-harvest management and Value addition. Below are presentation presented during the workshop;

Paper_Soko – Kichocheo cha Uzalishaji Nyange

Paper_WARSHA YA KITAIFA YA WADAU WA SEKTA YA GEDI

Paper_Wasilisho – Vijana na Kilimobiashara Mwaimu

Paper_Uwezeshaji Vijana katika Kilimo -NEEC

Paper_mikakati ya kisera OWM

Paper_Sera ya Kilimo na Uwezeshaji kwa Vijana_NGAIZA

Paper_PHM Paper for MoA

Paper_Agri Inspirational _ Tomoni

DiscussantTPRI-ACT NOVEMBER 2017 Final

Discussant_ACT_Presentation NMB

Discussant_TSPA Presentation -ACT Workshop Dec 2017

LIVESTOCK CONFERENCE

On  31st May and 1st June 2018 ACT organized a two-day livestock conference. The conference aimed at sharing experiences and obtaining information on research and technology development of the veterinary industry. The main theme was Unleashing Tanzania’s Livestock Potentials for Industrialization and Development. It was presented by the Director General of the Institute for Veterinary Research (ILRI) Dr. Ian Wright. The theme aimed to integrate and open existing veterinary opportunities for industrial development. About 114 stakeholders participated in the conference.  Below are some of the presentations presented during the conference;

TDB Conference 2018- ArushaPresentation

Tanzania livestock conf May 18

Status and critical success factors Tanzania Dairy-2018-29

Powerpoint Milkweek Tanzania

Poultry Livestock-Exhibition May 30th Arusha

PASS – PRESENTATION – livestock expo

PAID_Program _ Commercial AIs_ CONFERENCE _Arusha__2018

MWILAWA Pasture Development Management and Utilization

LIVESTOCK EXPO- Magonka 2018

EFTA Introduction – June 2018

DIAL-TDB Arusha

Biz environment TDB Conference 2018- Arusha ppt

Demand and Supply of Animal Feeds in Tanzania MLF300518

NATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXHIBITION A SUCCESS

From 30th May to 1st June 2018 ACT made another milestone. In collaboration with Tanzania Dairy Board, and the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries, it planned and oversaw the first Livestock Expo in Tanzania at the national level. The venue of the Expo was Themi Grounds, in Arusha City, and was run concurrently with the National Milk Week.

The Expo brought together various stakeholders in the livestock value chain: producers, processors, transporters, service providers, researchers, policymakers, business people, and the general public. The theme of this event was: “Unleashing Tanzania Livestock Potential for Industrialization and Development”. This theme was selected to raise public awareness of the huge potential that the livestock industry commands in propelling our nation up to the highest level of economic and social development.

Over 50 local and foreign companies/institutions participated. The Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Hon. Luhaga Mpina, officiated the opening ceremony, and the Deputy Minister of State, in the Presidents’ Office, (Regional Administration and Local Government), Hon. Josephat Kandege, officiated the closing. This event will be staged in Arusha for the second time next year in response to the request made by the Regional Commissioner.

 

DR. SINARE THE NEW PRESIDENT OF SACAU

This is to inform you that Dr. Sinare Yusuf Sinare has been elected unopposed  President of the Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Unions (SACAU) at its Annual General Meeting held on the 16th May 2018  in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.  Before his election, Dr. Sinare was the Vice President of the same organization.   SACAU is Regional Farmers Organization in SADC countries and its core members are national apex farmers’ organisations from SADC member countries.

Dr. Sinare is also the Board Chairman of the Agricultural Council of Tanzania