Harvest time in the fields of Central Uganda

Harvest time in the fields of Central Uganda.Beans, beans, beans…… HansHelpt supports an agricultural project in Uganda with two local enthusiastic entrepreneurs. This harvest is of good quality and high in quantity, so we are a happy crowd.

A special day on the fields in Uganda.

A special day on the fields in Uganda.Inspection of our beans and tomatoes fields by Julia of the Dutch embassy in Uganda.She was visiting another project and passed by to visit this small Uganda-Dutch initiative.HansHelpt is involved with a microcredit ( which makes it Dutch)Two enthusiastic locals are managing the project in Central Uganda several hours driving from Kampala ( …

And here they are: tomatoes!!

And here they are: tomatoes!!Good harvest, proud to see this.Now back to beans again. HansHelpt is involved in this agricultural project in Central Uganda and is supporting 2 local enthusiasts with a micro credit and long distance managerial support.

Tomatoes for beans

After the first harvest of beans we now grow tomatoes in the fields of our Uganda Dutch Beanproject. “Intercropping” is the jargon in the agricultural industry. After the tomatoes beans again. HansHelpt is involved in this agriculture project with financial and managerial support.

A nursery full of new vegetable plants

The nursery is full of new stuff. Tomatoes, pepper, cabbage as intermediate after the first beans have been harvested. In March beans again! Climate change is also influencing Uganda. Either too much rain causing damages and flooding or a too long period of draught. The bean fields have suffered from both however their was a good harvest end of December, …

HansHelpt helpt Stichting Kunstbus

Sinds november 2018 is HansHelpt sponsor en bestuurde van de Stichting Kunstbus. De Kunstbus maakt kunst voor iedereen toegankelijk. Kunst en cultuur vervullen een belangrijke rol in de samenleving. Eigenschappen die vaak met kunst in verband worden gebracht zijn zelfkennis, zelfontplooiing, morele ontwikkeling en inzicht in ‘de ander’ of ‘de samenleving’. Deze eigenschappen hebben te maken met de reflectiviteit en …

Uganda project – first plants


Something is happening in the fields of the agricultural project supported by HansHelpt in Uganda. The first bean plants are sticking their head out after weeks of bulldozering, ground preparation, irrigation system set up, fertilising and planting. Now we wait for BEANS !!

Uganda project – Piping installed

Another important step was taken in the Uganda Dutch Bean project. Supported by HansHelpt, with the installation of the piping of the water irrigation system. The next step is installing the pump and soon after that the planting of the first bean seeds. We have made a lot of progress in a few months and so far within the predicted …

Uganda project update – The bean field is made ready for sowing

HansHelpt is supporting an agricultural project in Uganda to grow beans for the local market. A field is transformed from full of weeds and bumpy into a landscaped field with a water irrigation system supplied from a swamp. We are getting closer to the moment that the bean seeds can be put into the ground.