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Zambian Firm partners U.S. farming body to help feed Country region

The chairman of African Green Resources (AGR), Zuneid Yousuf, has revealed that the private sector deals with U.S-based African Fertiliser and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) includes a scheme supporting 250,000 mainly

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Zambia returns to maize bumper harvest

Zambia has reportedly recorded an increase of maize harvest from the 2,004,389 metric tonnes produced last season to 3,387,469 this season. The harvest represents an increase of 69 percent. Agriculture

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Tiger Animal Feeds and Tiger Chicks Supporting local farmers

Herman Nienaber, Chief Operating Officer at Tiger Animal Feeds started working at Tiger Animal Feeds in 2009, becoming COO in 2013, and brings his long-held passions for agriculture and nutrition

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Take fish farming seriously, warns President

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has urged Zambians to help contribute to the country’s food security by seriously taking up fish farming. Speaking during the State House Open Day on fish growing

Zambia using cassava as a tool to fight COVID-19

This year cassava field has brought not just a secure harvest but also a financial to growers windfall as innovative buyers are using the products as a tool to combat

E745,000 needed to help 2.3 million people cushion against drought-Caritas

Caritas is appealing for E745,000 to support Zambian communities as they cope with the impact of the drought and help them build resilience against future climate crises. It has already

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Fighting Extreme Weather: Improved weather forecasting tools are giving farmers in Zambia the support they need to build resilience & prepare for more frequent climate shocks

After Grace Vandika’s crops were wiped out in a drought that scorched much of Zambia last year, she has been glued to her radio, anxiously awaiting weather reports in hopes

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Preps for the AgriTech Expo 2020 in full swing

Organisers of the AgriTech Expo are confident that this year’s edition of the trade fair will be a success as preparations are already in full swing. GART research centre in

CAMCO drive mechanised farming agenda

Agriculture merchandise company CAMCO is optimistic that its implements can help to boost agricultural production and support wealth creation. “The equipment we are supplying helps and continues to support job,

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AKTC scoop National Energy Globe Award.

BayWa r.e. solar project at  Agricultural Knowledge and Training Centre (AKTC) farm has received the National Energy Globe Award for its photovoltaic battery storage system. This solar installation generates 450