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Mak Launches Agricultural Appropriate Technology Research Center (ATR) and a Solar powered drying Machine worth USD100K at Kabanyolo

R-L: Prof. Bernard Bashaasha, Prof. Henry Alinaitwe, H.E. Amb. Park Jong Dae, Director KIPA-Kang Chel Hwan and Director KIPO-Lim Hyun Suk cut the tape to mark the launch of the ATR Centre and Solar Dryer, 22nd November 2017, MUARIK, CAES, Makerere University, Wakiso Uganda

Makerere University with support from the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), the Korea Invention Promotion Association (KIPA) Chonbuk National University and Dooypork Inc. launched an Agricultural Appropriate Technology Research Center (ATR).

The university also acquired a new crop drying machine controlled by solar system that is efficient and appropriate for Ugandan conditions worth US$100,000.

The centre and new machine were launched by the Vice Chancellor represented by Prof. Henry Alinaitwe in the afternoon of 22nd November, 2017 at the Makerere University Agricultural Research Institute Kabanyolo (MUARIK).

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