Value Chains & Quality Standards

Studied Value chains and their locations in Uganda.

The map of Uganda above shows the different locations of the Value chains – VCs of the different crops by region.

Cassava being dried by the Road side in Butaleja District
Cassava being dried by the Road side in Butaleja District

US CAC/RCP 73:2013, Code of practice for reduction of Hydrocyanic Acid  (HCN) in cassava and cassava products This Code of practice provides guidance on how to produce cassava products with safe concentrations of residual cyanogenic compounds.


Downloads For the cassava value chain.

100 downloads 153.1 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
code of conduct and self reporting checklist - English

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code of conduct and self reporting checklist - in Langi

129 downloads 4.3 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - English Language

178 downloads 3.8 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - Langi language

105 downloads 147 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Cassava Value Chain- English to Langi

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Sample cassava International and Local standards and policies - simplied in English for Uganda
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Sample cassava International and Local standards and policies - simplied in Langi for Uganda

US EAS 745:2010, Potato crisps – Specification This tubers (Solanum tuberosum L.). (This Uganda Standard cancels and replaces US 703:2007, Potato crisps  –  Specification, which has been revised).


Downloads For The Potatoes Value Chain

100 downloads 153.1 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
code of conduct and self reporting checklist - English

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code of conduct and self reporting checklist - in Rukiga

129 downloads 4.3 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - English Language

239 downloads 4 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - Lukiga language

87 downloads 148.6 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Irish Potato Value Chain- English to Rukiga

105 downloads 15.4 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Irish Potato Value Chain- in Rukiga

89 downloads 1 MB 03-04-2018 10:49
Sample Potato International and Local standards and policies - simplied in English for Uganda
100 downloads 1 MB 03-04-2018 10:49
Sample Potato International and Local standards and policies - simplied in Rukiga for Uganda

US ISO 542:1990 Oilseeds  – Sampling This Uganda Standard specifies methods of sampling oilseeds.

US 615:2006 Soya  beans  – Specification This Uganda Standard specifies the requirements for soya beans  for direct human consumption or for further processing into food. It does not apply to other products derived from soya beans for which other standards shall apply.


100 downloads 153.1 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
code of conduct and self reporting checklist - English
Rice packing in Bugiri district -Nankoma Sub-county - Eastern Uganda.
Rice packing in Bugiri district -Nankoma Sub-county - Eastern Uganda.

US EAS 128:2013, Milled rice

Specification (2nd Edition) This Uganda Standard specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for milled rice of the varieties grown from Oryza spp. intended for human consumption. (This Uganda Standard cancels and replaces US EAS 128:2011, Milled rice  –  Specification,  which has been technically revised).


Downloads For the Rice value chain.

100 downloads 153.1 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
code of conduct and self reporting checklist - English

116 downloads 4.2 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - Lusoga language

129 downloads 4.3 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - English Language

97 downloads 147.2 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Rice Value Chain- English to Lusoga

101 downloads 139.2 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Dairy Value Chain- in Runyankole Language

99 downloads 1.3 MB 03-04-2018 10:49
Sample Rice International and Local standards and policies - simplied in English for Uganda

99 downloads 1.3 MB 03-04-2018 10:49
Sample Rice International and Local standards and policies - simplied in Lusoga for Uganda

US EAS 27:2006 UHT  milk 

Specification This Uganda Standard prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for UHT milk.

US EAS 33:2006 Yoghurt .

Specification This Uganda Standard prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for yoghurt

US EAS 49:2006 Dried whole milk and  skimmed milk powder

Specification This Uganda Standard prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for dried whole milk  and dried skimmed milk made from cow milk.


Downloads For The Diary Value Chain

100 downloads 153.1 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
code of conduct and self reporting checklist - English

87 downloads 150.5 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
code of conduct and self reporting checklist - in Runyankole

129 downloads 4.3 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - English Language

197 downloads 4 MB 03-04-2018 10:56
code of responsible agribusiness in Uganda - Runyankole language

94 downloads 146 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Dairy Value Chain- English to Runyankole

101 downloads 139.2 KB 03-04-2018 10:52
International Food policies- Dairy Value Chain- in Runyankole Language

98 downloads 798.2 KB 03-04-2018 10:49
Sample Dairy International and Local standards and policies - simplied in Runyankole for Uganda
106 downloads 1 MB 03-04-2018 10:49
Sample Dairy International and Local standards and policies - simplied in English for Uganda