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Farmers urged to plant drought resistant crops

Among the many challenges being faced countrywide the climate changes have had a toll on agriculture undertakings within Zambia. This is among the reasons government is encouraging farmers countrywide to

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ICAR accolades international certification to ARC

The International Committee on Animal Recording (ICAR) has awarded Agriculture Research Council (ARC) with a renewed certificate of quality following an audit conducted. Juho Kyntaja, a technical auditor from ICAR

Syngenta support farmers with sustainable solutions

Syngenta has announced plans to work with stakeholders to help farmers improve yields and increase their productivity under the changing climatic conditions. As part of the company’s efforts to build

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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

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Evonik launches a nutrition school programme

School of Animal Nutrition training programme has been propelled for Evonik customers to attain top performance and success with the least environmental effect. The launch of this new science based

Zimbabwe agrees to Moza, Zambia bananas deal

Zimbabwe has agreed to Mozambican companies exporting green bananas to Zambia through its ports, as part of efforts to foster cooperation between the two countries. Edgars Seenza, Manicaland Provincial Administrator

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Agritech Expo launches free AgriTEACH workshops

AgriTEACH training sessions at this year’s Agritech Expo Zambia will focus on skills development, aimed at addressing current farming challenges and offer practical, smart and innovative solutions to ensure quality

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SA fresh fruit exports increase

South Africa’s fresh fruit exports continue to increase over the recent years, the South African Revenue Services (SARS) has revealed. SARS data for 2018 indicate that the country exported approximately

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SA a key player in fruit market

The Export of fresh fruit from South Africa has continued to increase in the recent years according to data figures from the South African Revenue Services (SARS). In the past

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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