The Director General Visits Agro-Processing Industries in Gisagara District

On 24th February 2022, The Director General of Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board, Dr Patrick KARANGWA visited Agro-processing industries in Gisagara District, Southern Province.

In Gisigara industrial Zone, the Director General visited: Gisagara Agro-Business Industries LTD that brews Banana beer (locally known as Urwagwa) and Banana juice; Gisagara Maize Flour Company LTD that produces maize flour known as “Ifunguro rinoze”. He also visited a meat processing industry which is under construction.

He concluded his tour by visiting Gikonko Rice Mill where he firstly passed by Duwani marshland, located in Kibilizi Sector,to see how locally-made maize seeds are performing comparing to the ones Rwanda used to import.