Frustrated Farmer Cuts Orange Trees Over Strange Disease Top story

Comments 532 Views Serere, Eastern Region, Uganda
Helen Icaku picking dry oranges from the cut down trees.

Helen Icaku picking dry oranges from the cut down trees.

In short
63-year-old Paul Opio cut down his orchard in Opucet Village, which has been earning him at least Shillings 10 million annually after realizing huge losses. Opio started planting oranges in 2009 and has since diversified to other crops like water melons, tomatoes and bananas among others.

 

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