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Growing German interest in Zambian agri sector

erman pavilion at Agritech Expo almost doubles this year “Made in Germany” will make a big impression at the annual Agritech Expo in Chisamba in April when 14 German providers of

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Farmers Call For Removal Of Grain Levies

armers in Mkushi have expressed displeasure at Mkushi Council for the unstable position on a number of levies being charged on farmers. This follows recent information from the local authority

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ZNFU And TAZ Meet ZRA Domestic Tax Commissioner To Discuss VAT Offset On Tobacco

ZNFU and Tobacco Association of Zambia (TAZ) on Friday 19th February 2016, afternoon met the Commissioner for Domestic Taxes, Mrs Banda at the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) head office in

Chinese firm eyes Mulungushi Textiles

China-Africa Cotton Limited has expressed interest in revamping operations at the defunct Zambia China Mulungushi Textiles (ZCMT), where the company intends to process an annual 40,000 tonnes of cotton it

State to expedite establishment of artificial insemination centres

GOVERNMENT will expedite the establishment of artificial insemination centres in all districts of the country to improve livestock production and food security. Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries permanent secretary David

Farming community to meet at the 3rd Agritech Expo in April 2016

The Agritech Expo is the leading outdoor agriculture exhibition in Zambia, attracting a range of visitors and exhibitors. On the 14th to the 16th of April 2016, 15,000+ of Zambia’s

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ZAMBEEF Shares ‘Beef’ up 100 percent

hares in food processing company Zambeef Products doubled in price on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) in the space of two months. The company started the year on a positive

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Synergies crucial to aquaculture growth’

AQUACULTURE Development of Zambia (ADAZ) says creating synergies in the value chain among fish farmers will spur economic growth in the sector. ADAZ chairperson Fisho Mwale said the association will

High Cost of Feed Causes Low Day Old Chick Sales

The high cost of feed has made farmers reduce their day old chick orders. This is according to day old chick agents who further added that this period is normally

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Massey Ferguson launches new entry-level tractors and implement range for Africa and Middle East

LUSAKA, Zambia, Massey Ferguson, a worldwide brand of AGCO, is introducing a new range of 50hp-85hp tractors for selected African and Middle East markets. This latest move will further strengthen