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Skills transfer between universities set to benefit Zambian youth

Zambian youth believe skills transfer through a partnership between universities will be of immense benefits to Zambian youths, resulting in the creation of jobs for the stakeholders. Zambian youths said

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Quinoa Scheme an opportunity for diversification, says Amatheon Zambia

There has been an overwhelming response from both emerging and Commercial farmers to venture into Quinoa cultivation opportunity as a form of diversification and the better prices per ton it

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Mwinilunga fruit processing plant: Construction of warehouse in advanced stage

Zambia Agribusiness has it on good authority that the construction of the Mwinilunga warehousing infrastructure has advanced and that the fruit processing plant has already been built and will be

AfDB Climate change project bears fruit in Zambia

For decades, Keith Hasimuna, 45, had been eking out a living farming in Mapobwe village in the Pemba district, in the Southern Province of Zambia. But since 2018 he has

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SADC countries told to effectively promote industrialisation and improve economic growth in the region

Natural resource-based sectors, including agriculture and mining, still account for, on average, 25% of gross domestic product (GDP) in the southern African region (SADC). This means that SADC member states’

Partner with Chinese to foster diversification in the agriculture sector, farmers told

A grain trader expert has urged Zambian small scale farmers to partner with Chinese to foster diversification in the agriculture sector in Zambia. Chambila Simwinga, president of the Grain Traders

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Local wheat farmer breaks new ground

The notion that wheat cultivation is for commercial farmers is a colonial relic that needs to be abolished. Wheat has gained popularity at the Zambian breakfast table, making it a

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Biosecurity: Protecting Our Flocks to Sustain the Supply Chain

Safeguarding animal health is of paramount importance to any country’s economy and food supply. Livestock with a clean health status is an important requirement for a country to participate in

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Mwinilunga fruit processing to get a $5million facelift

The Workers’ Compensation Fund Control Board (WCFCB) Head of Communications and Customer Service Maybin Nkholomba says WCFCB, National Pension Scheme Authority (NAPSA) and Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) have joined hands

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Researchers work with Lozi community to identify strategies for agricultural development

The Lozi People who live in the region of the Barotse Floodplains in Zambia face an intense “hungry season” from November to January when accessibility to food is very limited. This means

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