This cross-sectional study was carried out in March 2011, in Keshunga and Kashongi subcounties in Kirhura District. In Keshunga sub-county, six farmers were purposively selected by the leadership of Amate gaitu cooperative.
The main purpose of the study was for AgShare team from Makerere University to share the agricultural skills and knowledge with Kiruhura farmers, and equip them with better milk handling and marketing skills through experience sharing and feedback meeting
In India, dairy production is important for employment, income levels, and the nutritional quality of diets. Milk production in India is dominated by smallholder farmers including landless agricultural workers. For example, 80 percent of milk comes from f