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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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FES takes over BHBW Zambia

Malawian agricultural solutions company FES has acquired a stake in BHBW Zambia, an agricultural equipment supplier. FES intends to expand on the product range and replicate its successful business model

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APPSA project brings joy to farmers in Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia

Agricultural Productivity Program for Southern Africa (APPSA) was a six-year project supported by the World Bank to promote a regional approach to agricultural technology generation and dissemination in three SADC

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ZAW advises maize farmers to guard against exploitative private buyers

The Zambia Alliance of Women has advised small-scale farmers to guard against exploitative private maize buyers. Executive director Edah Chimya said they should guard by not selling their maize before

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AgriPay Brings Digital Banking to Thousands of Zambian Farmers

Most of Zambia’s rural farmers live several kilometres away from their nearest neighbour and even further away from the nearest settlement where shops, agro-dealers and other services, such as agency

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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.

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Preps for the AgriTech Expo 2020 in full swing

Organisers of the AgriTech Expo are confident that this year’s edition of the trade fair will be a success as preparations are already in full swing. GART research centre in

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Sustainable Agriculture production hampered by inadequate funding

The Food and Agriculture Organization has revealed that Zambia’s funding to the agricultural sector is way below the Maputo declaration and will make it difficult for the country to achieve

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100,000 worth of goods seized by CCPC

Goods valued at a hundred thousand Kwacha have been confiscated from 746 trading premises countrywide by the Competition Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC). This is due to their failure to meet

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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