Monthly Archives: March 2011

Naminya Farm Pictures

This update is mainly pictures from a trip I took to Naminya demo farm yesterday.  A man from Katende Harambe farm near Kampala visited as well to assess the farm.  From the pics posted, you can compare the progress from … Continue reading

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Jjajas at Naminya

So on Saturday I went with one of the counselors to view the St. Francis demonstration farm at Naminya village. This is the project that St. Francis is sponsoring to imitate the Katende Harambe operation near Kampala that I talked … Continue reading

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Educational Farm Trip

Tuesday was a fortunate day for me in that I was able to travel with a group of Jjajas to go with them to an educational model farm near Kampala. It was fortunate in that a couple of Jjajas did … Continue reading

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Fishing on the Nile

So Sunday evening I had a chance to experience how local Ugandans fish on the Nile river. A local guy named Aaron picked us up in Bukaya to go fishing. It was myself, a German volunteer from St. Francis, and … Continue reading

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Picture Update

So today I wanted to post a big picture update. The gallery below is a collection of recent photos I have taken. As promised, I am including some photos of the Saturday trip to meet the Jjajas where the staff … Continue reading

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Jjaja Group Visit

So today I went with the St. Francis team to an area east of Jinja called Ntinkalu.  I was told the local meaning of the name is “The Dry Land”.  The reason being is that the area is often plagued … Continue reading

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Language Lessons

  So believe it or not I am actually taking language lessons. I was out having a drink at a local bar with a German volunteer who is interning here at St. Francis. We met a man named Aaron who … Continue reading

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