Solar dehydrators curbing post-harvest losses for farmers

Farmers pluck jackfruit for solar drying. Photo/Dan Wandera

What you need to know:

  • Agricycle has facilitated farmers with the solar dehydrators to get the fruits dry before they get to the market.

While the complete value chain for fruit products including the jackfruit and pineapple still elude a bigger section of farmers in Luweero District for lack of a fruit processing factory within their reach, women under the Sanyuka Women Group are now able to process dried fruit for export using the solar dehydrators.

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