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Celli presents new multi-purpose solutions for soil cultivation in Africa.

The Italian agricultural machinery company, Celli, is offering a wide range of bedformers, rotary tillers, power harrows and subsoilers that are well suited for the land cultivated with cereals and

Choosing an irrigation system

Selecting an irrigation system for a site is not always straight forward but depends upon many factors. Often sites are suited to several methods of irrigation and the final selection

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Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation is Doubling Farmers’ Yields

THE African Development Bank (AfDB) says its Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation programme would benefit 40 million farmers in the next five years, adding 120 million tonnes into the continent’s

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High-speed Zambia-Mozambique rail on the cards

A US-based company, Railnet International, is proposing to Fund an $11 billion medium speed rail line between Zambia, Zimbabwe and Mozambique. Railnet CEO, Donald Kress, said the company was in

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Agritech Expo Zambia: Showcasing Latest farming technology

With mechanisation being the key to farming business in the 21st century, this year’s Agritech Expo Zambia is set to witness an array of latest farming technology from the exhibitors.

Kalumbila Mine sets up horticultural center

Kalumbila District Farmers Association (KDFA) has applauded Kalumbila Minerals Limited for the formation of a horticultural centre. This comes about through a partnership with Private Enterprise Programme Zambia (PEPZ). In

Barloworld Equipment Partners with Village Water Zambia

On 29 July 2019, Barloworld Equipment Zambia and Village Water Zambia signed an agreement to launch a water partnership in Zamtan community in Kitwe. The coordinated partnership with the residents

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Digitalised agri platform launched in Nigeria

Following the tiresome months of teamwork and testing, Nigeria has finally launched the nation’s first digitalised agriculture platform aimed at empowering rural farmers through in built services it offers. This

Bangweulu power plant opens

President Edgar Lungu commissioned the first ever large scale solar plant in the country. The 54 Megawatts Bangweulu Solar power plant located in South of Lusaka was constructed a cost

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Uganda benefits from Zoetis A.L.P.H.A initiative

Zoetis recently announced the official opening of new diagnostic laboratories in Nakaseke and Sembabule District of Uganda, as part of its African Livestock Productivity and Health Advancement (A.L.P.H.A.) initiative in