Farming

November 5, 2017

SCIENCE TO DEAL WITH ARMY-WORMS

The International Atomic Energy Agency is using nuclear science to develop environmentally-friendly alternatives for pest control. The Energy Agency and the Food and Agriculture Organization are […]
October 21, 2017
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AGRO DEALERS TRAINED

More than 20 Agro-Dealers and supporting staff have been trained in Mbala district in the implementation of the electronic- voucher system for 2017-2018 farming season. The […]
May 10, 2017
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LIVESTOCK DISEASES CONTAINED

The Ministry Of Livestock And Fisheries has vaccinated over 300,000 cattle and 700,000 chickens against livestock diseases in Southern Province. This is according provincial permanent secretary […]
April 27, 2017
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ZAMBIA SPEAKS FOR AFRICA

Minister of Agriculture DORA SILIYA says it is essential that farmers learn about value addition, group marketing and financial literacy to enable them negotiate financial services […]
April 19, 2017
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ZERO-RATE AGRICULTURE-FARMERS

Zambia National Farmers’ Union President Mr. Jervis Zimba says the status of being a BREADBASKET can only be achieved if agriculture is zero rated. He was […]
January 14, 2017
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VETERINARY SERVICES UP BY 500 PERCENT

The Ministry Of Livestock And Fisheries has been accused of defeating the agenda of growing the Livestock sector following a hike in veterinary services of up […]
December 19, 2016
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WRONG MOVE ON MAIZE-WYNTER

The decision to liberalize the 2017-2018 Maize Marketing Season by the government has been described as retrogressive to the growth of small scale farmers By Wynter […]
December 6, 2016
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FARMERS CRY OVER WATER CHARGES

National Union For Small Scale Farmers Of Zambia Director General Dr Frank Kayula has called on the Water Resource and Management Authority to be consultative when […]