Farmers Count Loses As Heavy Rain Devastate Gardens in Lamwo

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A sim sim farmland in Lamwo district. Several farmland in Lamwo District have been flooded following weeks of heavy rainfall. Photo By Julius Ocungi

A sim sim farmland in Lamwo district. Several farmland in Lamwo District have been flooded following weeks of heavy rainfall. Photo By Julius Ocungi

In short
Walter Opira, a resident of Okora Central Village in Pangira Parish told URN in an interview over the weekend that the two weeks of heavy rains have left his garden waterlogged. Opira says he planted Sorghum on a two acres piece of land, millet on one acre and Sim sim [Sasame] on three acres, which are all rotting away.

 

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