• Mak Don Dr. Robert Fungo recognised by the Federal Government of Ethiopia

    Dr. Robert Fungo, Lecturer-Department of Food Technology and Human Nutrition, CAES, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda. Dr. Fungo was recognized by the Federal Government of Ethiopia on 26th March 2019 for his contribution to developing the National Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture Training Manual   Makerere University Lecturer Dr. Robert Fungo on Tuesday, 26th March, 2019  received a Certificate

    April 9, 2019
  • CAES Students’ Community Outreach Sensitizes Arua Farmers on Climate Smart Agriculture

    The Principal CAES, Prof. Bernard Bashaasha (3rd R) poses with a group of students at the flagoff ceremony on Thurday 21st February 2019, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda   Over 30 students from Makerere University College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) under the student leadership were on 21st February, 2019 flagged off to Arua District for an

    February 27, 2019
  • Mak Acquires Soybean Cleaner & Associated Seed Processor

    The MAAIF Minister, Hon. Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja (R) receives a bag of MakSoy 6N foundation seed from the Mak Soybean Centre PI-Prof. Phinehas Tukamuhabwa as the Director, DRGT-Prof. Buyinza Mukadasi (2nd L), Principal CAES-Prof. Bernard Bashaasha (2nd R) and other officials witness, 22nd February 2019, MUARIK, Makerere University, Wakiso Uganda   The Makerere University Centre for Soybean

    February 27, 2019
  • Mak Receives Biotechnology Laboratory Equipment under AfDB-HEST Project

    Assoc. Prof. Denis Mpairwe (Right) oversees the delicate offloading process of the new Biotechnology Lab Equipment on 11th February 2019 at CAES, Makerere University, Kampala Uganda   Makerere University College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) on Monday, 11th February 2019 received a consignment of the Biotechnology Laboratory equipment as part of the package for the

    February 19, 2019
  • Mak Receives MUARIK AfDB-HEST State-of–the-art Graduate Lab Complex

    The Principal CAES-Prof. Bernard Bashaasha (C) flanked by Arch Designs Ltd. representatives Eng. Florence Lunyoro (L) and Arch. Dickson Wetala (R) inspects one of the Washrooms in the Gradute Training and Research Lab on 11th Feburary 2019 during the site handover at MUARIK, Makerere University, Wakiso Uganda   The facility is to host the First

    February 13, 2019
  • CAES Honours Three Professors for Distinguished Service to Mak

    DVCAA hails CAES Principal for the spirit of recognizing colleagues and instituting the culture of  togetherness Staff dine, wine and dance to their last drop All staff get Christmas coupons worth UGX 120,000 Three professors in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES), Makerere University were on Friday, 14th December 2018 honored for their distinguished service

    December 18, 2018
  • Becoming a Papal Awardee: Professor Noble Banadda’s Story

    Professor Noble Ephraim Banadda grew up dreaming of becoming a medical doctor like some of the close relatives he grew up admiring. Born in May 1975, his early childhood was spent around doctors of the Mulago National Referral hospital in Kampala (Uganda). He vividly remembers afternoons spent in the doctors’ cafeteria surrounded by doctors in

    November 26, 2018
  • CAES Acquires another Agricultural Tractor Worth US$26,500

    Makerere University College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) has acquired another MASCOR John Deere agricultural tractor worth US$26,500 (approximately shs.98, 050,000). The tractor was purchased using college resources mainly from the project overheads. The four wheel drive John Deere Agricultural Machinery, model 5075E with 75HP can be attached on a variety of farm implements including

    October 2, 2018
  • Mak Management and Director General NARO Officially Welcome MaRCCI Cohort VI Graduate Students

    Students tipped on becoming better breeders back home DGRT proposes turning MUARIK into a graduate training school for Mak Makerere University Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Academic Affairs (DVCAA) Dr. Ernest Okello Ogwang has officially welcomed the new MSc and PhD students admitted under the Regional Centre for Crop Improvement (MaRCCI). This was during the

    September 11, 2018