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Zambia’s Fish Imports Must End, President Says..

Zambia’s President Lungu has said it is scandalous for Zambia to import fresh fish and has called for a stop to the trend, saying that Zambians are capable of producing

3rd Annual Africa Food Security &Agri Exhibition

Date: 15-Sep-15 to 16-Sep-15 Location: laico regency hotel / Nairobi / Kenya Category: Agriculture, Farming & Forestry Conferences & Trade Fairs This 2 day conference will kick start discussions aimed

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INTERNATIONAL FERTILIZER SHOW-FSHOW

Date: 09-Mar-16 to 11-Mar-16 Location: Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) / Shanghai / China Category: Agriculture, Farming & Forestry Chemicals Conferences & Trade Fairs China International Agrochemical and Crop

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Collective Agreement For Farm Employees Signed

The Zambia Farm Employers’ Association and its social partners; National Union for Plantation, Agricultural and Allied Workers (NUPAAW) and the Grains and Meat Workers Union of Zambia (GRAMUZ) on Wednesday,

SA citrus specialists to visit EU over black spot row…

SOUTH African citrus experts are due to visit several European Union (EU) countries this week regarding the dispute over citrus black spot (CBS), which has threatened the country’s R10bn citrus

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Botswana agricultural production on the decline…

The decline in agricultural production in Botswana has been blamed on climatic conditions and the outbreak of diseases, results from new survey by Statistics Botswana have suggested. The annual agricultural

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Challenges facing potato industry …

Potato cultivar evaluation trials and pests came under the spotlight at the Potatoes SA research symposium held at Bela-Bela in Limpopo. The symposium, which ran from 21 – 22 July,

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EU reforms impacting negatively on sugar production – Katowa

ZAMBIA Sugar Company managing director Rebecca Katowa says the European Union reforms are impacting negatively on sugar business in the SADC region. And Katowa says load-shedding will affect the yields

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Millers ponder price hike…

THE Millers Association of Zambia says millers will meet to discuss a possible mealie-meal price hike following the recent increase in fuel prices. The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) on Monday

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Finland to fund Zambia’s agriculture sector…

LUSAKA — Finland has signed a deal to support the development of Zambia’s agriculture sector in order to bolster food security in the southern African nation, the Zambia Daily Mail