University of Rwanda, College of agriculture, Animal Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Department of Agricultural Mechanization, Based at Nyagatare Campus Received Best Exhibitor Trophy
in the category of Manufacturing & Equipment in Eastern Province Exhibition 2018 held at Stade Amabati, Nyagatare from 17th -28th August 2018.
Nyagatare Agro Venture Rwanda Ltd (exhibited imported Agri machinery) ranked second.
CAVM Proto type innovative Agricultural Machinery has made impactful difference in line with the Expo Theme “Made in Rwanda”. Importantly, this time PSF has clearly indicated Manufacturing & Equipment as visible mark in the winner Trophy.
The selection committee during visiting different stands has asked one question to all exhibitors “is it imported or made in Rwanda?” The following proto types Agricultural Machinery were exhibited:
1. Seed cum fertilizer drill
2. Hand chaff cutter
3. Groundnut decorticator (bicycle pedal operated)
4. Rain gun for irrigation
5. Low cost pesticide Sprayer
6. Treadle pump for small scale irrigation
7. Hand basket fruits Harvester
8. Multi row Weeder
9. Power Tiller for small & marginal farmers