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Grapes Indaba convenes in Italy

Italian and foreign producers, buyers, technologists and importers are set to convene at Table Grape Meeting during Macfrut. The inaugural edition of the Table Grape Meeting will be divided into

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Visible progress in fish deficit

The Fisheries and Livestock Minister Kampamba Chewe articulates that government has made progress in reducing fish deficit in the country. The Minister alleged that from the year 2001 to date,

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Traditional leaders urged to venture in seed processing

At the official opening of the National Agriculture Field Day in Chief Mibenge’s Chiefdom in Mansa district on the Luapula province, President Edgar Chagwa Lungu has called on all chiefs

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

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

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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

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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