Presidential Cotton Free inputs start arriving at various Cottco depots

By ZBC Reporter The 2020/2021 Presidential Cotton Free inputs have started arriving at various Cotton Company of Zimbabwe (COTTCO) depots for onward disbursement to farmers ahead of the forthcoming agricultural…

Tobacco selling season ends

By ZBC Reporter THE 2019/2020 tobacco marketing season has ended, with stakeholders backing the decentralisation strategy for reducing the grower’s costs while also protecting the sector against the Covid-19 pandemic.…

Government to exempt productive farms from downsizing

By ZBC Reporter Government will exempt fully utilised productive farms from downsizing until agricultural land under multiple farm ownership This was revealed by government in a joint stamen by the…

Manicaland Province clocks 95 % of wheat target

By ZBC Reporter MNICALAND Province has increased its winter wheat hectarage from two thousand hectares planted last year to over six thousand hectares this season. Manicaland Provincial Agritex Officer, Mrs…

VP Chiwenga assesses progress at Bulawayo Kraal Irrigation Scheme

By ZBC Reporter THE revival of the Bulawayo Kraal Irrigation Scheme in Binga is well on course with Vice President Retired Dr Constantino Chiwenga touring the project to assess progress.…

Agriculture key in achieving vision 2030: VP Chiwenga

By ZBC Reporter GOVERNMENT says it is fully committed to transforming the agriculture sector to cut imports, retain the country’s regional bread basket status and accelerate the attainment of Vision2030…

Small-holder tobacco farmers account for 60% of deliveries

By ZBC Reporter ZIMBABWE’s small-holder tobacco farmers have emerged as the biggest beneficiaries of the auction floor decentralisation after accounting for 65 percent of deliveries so far with this year’s…

Julius Malema is offside on Zim land issue : ZANU PF Youth League

By ZBC Reporter THE ZANU-PF Youth League says the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema is struggling for significance in his native South Africa and he cannot authoritatively comment…

Zim upholds Constitution by signing land compensation agreement: Ambassador Hamadziripi

By ZBC Reporter THE Embassy of Zimbabwe in South Africa says the signing of the Global Compensation Agreement is a significant step in the coming together of Zimbabweans in efforts…

715 thousand farmers go through Pfumvudza training

By HERALD THE Government has trained 715 000 farmers countrywide for conservation farming popularly known as Pfumvudza with most farmers already registering for the Presidential Inputs Scheme. This comes as…