Team hunts down Gwanda blood sucking creature

By ZBC Reporter A team has been deployed to investigate and track down a mysterious creature that has been terrorising the Makwe community in Gwanda. A team comprising members from…

Allied Timbers targets 18 000 hectares of timber

By ZBC Reporter As part of protecting the commercial timber industry, state-owned firm Allied Timbers has embarked on a massive tree planting programme targeting 18 000 hectares in the next…

Mazowe Dam water levels fall to 21 per cent

BY Tapiwa Machemedze Environmental degradation along the Mazowe Dam basin has increased due to mining activities forcing stakeholders to undertake urgent corrective measures. The move comes as surrounding farmers are…

President launches $US58m Belarus Mechanisation Facility

By ZBC Reporter PRESIDENT  Emmerson Mnangagwa has commissioned the first batch of Agricultural equipment to mark the 151 million United States dollar Mechanisation Programme. The Minister of   Lands, Agriculture,  Water,…

President to launch $US58m Belarus mechanisation facility

By Janet Munyaka The Belarus mechanisation facility which is expected to sufficiently capacitate Zimbabwean farmers is set to be launched in Harare this Wednesday. This was announced by Belarusian Minister…

Pfumvudza: We are leaving no-one behind- President

By Janet Munyaka President Emmerson Mnangagwa says all farmers stand to benefit from the various agricultural programmes such as the Pfumvudza concept, adopted by the government to ensure national food…

New Rules for tobacco contractors

BY Tendai Munengwa The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has introduced new rules which will see all contractors being required to avail a full set of tobacco inputs while…

President Mnangagwa to commission irrigation schemes, dams

BY Tendai Munengwa and Mercy Bofu The National Agricultural Recovery Plan has gained momentum with several small-scale community irrigation projects having been rehabilitated countywide. The rehabilitation of irrigation schemes in…

Pfumvudza programme popular among women

OVER three million farmers have so far been trained on the Pfumvudza farming concept, with the majority of them being women. This was said by Deputy Minister of Lands, Agriculture,…

Bulawayo Kraal irrigation scheme to transform communities: VP Chiwenga

By ZBC Reporter Vice President Constantino Chiwenga says the Bulawayo Kraal Irrigation Scheme remained one of the Government’s key priorities which is aimed at ensuring food security through irrigation within…