Govt pushes for self reliance at Tongogara Refugee Camp

By Tamuka Charakupa REFUGEES at Tongogara Refugee Camp are benefitting from a fisheries project being implemented by the government and development partners in a development meant to promote self reliance…

Youths benefit from the farming mechanisation programme 

By Kenias Chivuzhe YOUTH empowerment programmes are gaining traction with thousands of youths in Manicaland’s Makoni district benefiting from the Empower Bank and AFC mechanisation support programme.  Youths in Headlands…

Manicaland Agricultural Show officially opens

By ZBC Reporter More than a hundred exhibitors participated at this year’s Manicaland Agricultural Show which was last held in 2019 due to the negative effects of Covid-19. Participants spoke…

Piggery artificial insemination station launched in Chegutu

By Tambaoga Gora Local small to medium pork producers are set to benefit from a pig artificial insemination station established at Bradford Farm in Chegutu under the Zimbabwe Agricultural Growth…

Fertiliser industry set to produce affordable products

By Tendai Munengwa THE local fertiliser industry is poised to produce adequate and affordable fertilisers through harnessing modern manufacturing plants to ramp up production using local raw materials extracted from…

Zim,Malawi Irrigation MOU

By ZBC Reporter A local irrigation company, Maka Resources has penetrated the regional market after signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Greenbelt Authority (GBA) of Malawi. The Memorandum of Understanding…

Creation of crops greenbelt takes shape in Burma Valley

By Kenias Chivuzhe The Agriculture Recovery and Growth Plan is taking shape in Burma Valley with a banana and crop greenbelt being created through joint ventures. The Permanent Secretary in…

Communities join Intwasa programme in numbers

By Innocent Nxumalo A growing number of communal farmers are embracing the Pfumvudza-Intwasa farming model after the success of the climate-proof farming concept last summer. The Intwasa farming model has…

Cotton farmers embark on community development programmes

By Gay Matambo COMMUNITY driven programmes are transforming lives in the Chigonono area of Chiredzi North, confirming that ordinary people have a role to play in the national development agenda.…

Kadoma Agriculture Show officially opened

By ZBC Reporter The unprecedented growth trajectory of the agriculture sector has been attributed to the effective implementation of agricultural policies. This was revealed at the 107th edition of the…