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EU Approves Barloworld-BayWa JV For Zambian Agricultural Mechanization

The European Commission on Wednesday revealed it has approved the creation of a joint venture by Barloworld Handling Limited of the United Kingdom and BayWa Aktiengesellschaft of Germany, under the

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African Potash secure a $500/t price for fertiliser in Zambia

Aim-listed exploration company African Potash has reached an agreement to establish a sale price of $500/t for 50 000 t of fertiliser product. African Potash executive chairperson Chris Cleverly said

Vegetable Processing Plant

For many years small scale farmers have bemoaned lack of market for their horticultural products. How agonizing it is for a farmer to reach the market place after four months

CBPP Disease(Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia)

The Department of Veterinary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock has donated 20 heifers to Sekute and Musokotwane chiefdoms in Kazungula district for sampling and to help with the

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Fertilizer Prices

Nitrogen Chemicals of Zambia (NCZ) has assured farmers that high fuel price will not affect fertilizer prices this year. NCZ Public Relations Manager Changwe Mupeta who is also Marketing Manager

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Palm Oil Production, The Untapped Lucrative Business.

Farmers growing palm trees from Kawambwa district in Luapula province have called on the government to come up with new technologies and machines in palm oil processing. Farmers Representative Agnes

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Government vaccinates 13,000 cattle in Monze

THE Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries in Monze has exceeded its target of vaccinating 10,000 cattle to over 13,000 against corridor disease due to overwhelming response from farmers. According to

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AB Bank launches agro loan project

AB Bank Zambia has launched its agro-loans product meant to broaden its client base and help farmers have access to finance. AB bank head of agro Clementine Hedam said the

Zambia Sugar: Barclays Raises U.S.$2 Billion for Projects

Barclays Bank has this year raised more than US$2 billion to support different projects in Zambia. Barclays Bank managing director Saviour Chibiya said the bank was able to raise funds

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Poultry farmers struggling to cope with rising cost of production – PAZ

THE Poultry Association of Zambia says farmers are struggling to cope with the increasing cost of production compounded by the continued load-shedding and the kwacha’s depreciation. PAZ executive manager, Dominic