Ox Plough Vs Tractor
70% of Ugandans depend on agriculture
as a source of livelihood and agricultural products are the main export for Uganda contributing 25% to Uganda’s GDP and constituting nearly half of all our exports
The Agricultural sector is fragmented and dominated by small scale subsistence farmers. About 95% of the farmers still use the outdated hand hoe as the main tool of cultivation and over 6% used the Ox plough.
- A team of 3 operating an Ox-plough
- Ox ploughing in Oyam District
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One of Greenfield Tractors stuck in mud after a heavy rain
- Greenfield tractor being rescued after it got stuck in mud while ploughing for a client in Uganda
While ploughing a clients garden in Northern Uganda, our tractor got stuck in the mud and it took us 8 hours of work to retrieve it. In most of the gardens we plough, it is the first time a tractor has ploughed them so some of these and many other shortfalls like tree stamps and rock hinder smooth workflow.
Some farmers are misinformed on what a tractor can do, to them, Read More