Farmer, Mackson Sakala
Mackson Sakala runs a farm with pigs, chickens, peanuts, soya beans and vegetables. His farm suffered heavily from drought. Jacana helped him with the first rope pump in the area.
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- Rik and Mozes made a soil punch and Mzuzu drill
- Rik, Reuben, Patric, Osward and Mozes deepend the well of Mr. Sakala without going inside.
- Pump is installed
- Osward and Mozes made a Groud water Recharge system that collects clean rain water from the roof and puts it into the ground.
- Mr. Mackson Sakala expanded his farm again and restarted the vegetable garden.
Mr. Mackson Sakala is a retired field officer from the Msekera research center. He was been working in almost all corners of Zambia.
He has a wife and three sons and lots of grandchildren.
Jacana will support Mackson Sakala:
- Deepening the well to access ground water again
- Providing a pump
- Implemented a ground water recharge system to prevent the borehole from running dry in future.