Kisoro district (Uganda) is to get tea and Irish potato processing factories. President Yoweri Museveni made the pledge on Tuesday during a Prosperity-for-All campaign tour in the district.
Kisoro is the biggest producer of Irish potatoes in the country and is also said to grow some of the best tea in the region. Museveni commended the residents for taking advantage of the National Agricultural Advisory Services to export products to regional and local markets.
The type of potato processing envisioned is not mentioned in this article.