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Keep poultry prices in reach of all South Africans – AMIE

South African government has been asked to arbitrate in the brewing tariff battle between local poultry producers and importers by the Association of Meat Importers and Exporters (AMIE) The Association

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Kalungwishi farming block MOU to be finalised

Government says it has finalised a Memorandum of Understanding -MoU- with a Chinese firm worth One point five billion dollars which will see the company invest in Kalungwishi farming block

Cotton factory to be set up in Zambia

The recent tour to India by the Vice president Inonge Wina in the company of Zambia’s High Commissioner to India Judith Kapijimpanga bore into a US$7million investment by a cotton

Farmers bemoan power and feed challenges

Poultry producers in Kitwe on the Copperbelt have aired out their business challenges due to increased feed prices and the inconsistent power supply. The poultry farmers said such developments in

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New global irrigation company born

New global irrigation solutions company-Orbia has been born, two years after Netafim and Mexichem partnered and the later acquired 80% stake. Daniel Martinez-Valle, Chief Executive Officer of Mexichem said the

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Zambeef paves way to winter maize harvesting

Zambeef Products Plc is expected to harvest tonnes of maize at its farm in Sinazongwe District in Southern Province next month. Corporate affairs manager and head of retail, Felix Lupindula

Gov urged to contain FMD

The farmers unions have since called on government to hasten with innovations to contain the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), more especially in hunger-stricken areas. National Union for Small Scale

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Kasama abattoir construction in the pipeline

Claims of the Ministries of Fisheries and Livestock in Northern Province abandoning the construction of an abattoir in Kasama district have been dismissed. This comes after complaints made by residents

Cotton Industry has potential-CBZ

The Cotton sub sector encompasses a long value chain of which proper exploitation could result in the establishment of various industries leading economic improvement noted the Cotton Board of Zambia

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Zambeef to export a huge consignment of animal feed

Zambeef will this year export about 400 tonnes of fish feed to the Great Lakes Region through its subsidiary firm Novatek Animal Feeds. In an interview at the just ended

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Thumps up for e-Voucher: desired feedback

News that non-governmental organisations are impressed by the e-voucher system is desire feedback that all national projects and programmes should be getting. As call for more and more austerity measures

Sausage fury results in a lawsuit

LEGANA Investments Limited has counter sued a Lusaka resident and her spouse for libel over allegations that the company’s sausage was contaminated with a condom and human flesh. This comes