201110.14
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Pearl dairy injects US$15m in milk plant

Uganda’s diary sector is set to experience increased competition when Pearl Dairy completes the construction of its new ultra-modern milk processing and powdered milk plant in Mbarara next year.Backed by one of Africa’s largest conglomerates -The Midland Group, who are also the owners of telecom company MiDCOM – Pearl dairy’s plant will produce skimmed milk…

201110.07
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Dairy sector attracts more investors

Uganda’s diary sector continues to attract more heavy investments, a move considered by players as a timely remedy as the country seeks to boost commercial farming that would increase output and financial benefits from animal husbandry.The latest entrant into the sector is The Midland Group of companies’ new agro-industry arm; with a $15m (sh42.7b) investment…