Balimanyankya Mpaata 5073
Rose has 5 pigs at the moment that she raises under zero grazing by tying them under trees since she has no money to buy animal feeds yet of recent rainy season started and all fields are cultivated and she has nowhere to get feeds for her pigs that is why she applied for a loan thus be able to save them. Rose says this will earn her more profits that she will use to educate her children.
Rose was born in Mpatta Mukono district and she studied from Nakalanda primary school up to her primary four and then dropped out of school because her parents did not have any money to educate her further. Rose worked as a house maid in Luzira Kilombe and she says that she mistreated by her master and exploited more over with poor payment. She later got married in 2009 and her husband gave her a piece of land where she rears pigs on Zero and free range system. Rose cultivates crops like cassava, sweet potatoes, bananas etc for home consumption and sells the surplus.