About Kazardi


Kachwekano Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (KaZARDI) is located in Kabale District in South Western Uganda, in premises formerly hosting Kigezi District Farm Institute (DFI). After NARO’s decision to take research services closer to end-users, Kachwekano DFI was transformed into an Agricultural Research Development Centre (ARDC) in 2000. ...

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Functions: Key Roles

Key Roles

Generating up-to-date information that reflects research and development needs of the people and farming systems in the zone. Such information is then used for re-designing the agricultural research agenda to cater for the dynamism in people’s interests, constraints and emerging enterprise market opportunities. Developing technologies. Developing technologies, practices, and tools fo .......

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Goals of the Institue

Goals and Objectves

To enhance the contribution of Agricultural Research to sustainable agricultural productivity, sustained competitiveness, economic growth, food security and poverty eradication.

To promote uptake pathways of proven technologies and research products.........

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