Dr. Emma Naluyima, PhD

Smallholder Farmer

Emma is an Innovative Farmer with proven skills in veterinary and Crop Husbandry. Her ingenuity in farming and veterinary practices has earned her several awards both in Uganda and Africa. Uganda Best Farmer 2014, Africa food Prize 2019, Africa Business Heros 2020 among others. Her need to pass on the knowledge that has enabled her be successful prompted her to build a Primary School; MST Junior School in Entebbe Uganda; to impart life skills to the young generation.


She has previously worked for the National Animal Genetic Resources Centre and Data Bank (NAGRC & DB). She has also worked for the President of the Republic of Uganda, H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, on his personal dairy farm to improve the genetics of his herd through artificial insemination. Emma also served as Chairman of Red Cross Mbarara. She currently sits on the board of BUCADEF and Caritas Kampala.