Tussle for CFU leadership post heats up

He said the director was ill and hence unavailable at the elective congress.
By Freeman Makopa Nov. 24, 2023

Agriculture index-based insurance excites farmers

A new agricultural index-based insurance is set to revolutionise the industry and bring much-needed security to the farming community.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jul. 16, 2023

Expelled white farmers reject govt’s TBs compensation deal

Government at the time undertook to shell out US$3,5 billion for the programme.
By Melody Chikono May. 19, 2023

Livestock farming fuelling climate change: ZCFU

The ZCFU said animal agriculture is also the leading cause of deforestation, water and air pollution and biodiversity loss.
By Obert Siamilandu Jan. 7, 2023

ZCFU demands transparency in EU funding facility

“The €400 million towards Zimbabwe’s gender equality, women empowerment and climate smart agriculture is a welcome development which excites farmers and farmers’ unions,”
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jan. 5, 2023

Treasury Bonds to fund 90% of US$3,5bn debt to white farmers

The agreement, called the Global Compensation Deed, was entered into between the government and the Commercial Farmers Union of Zimbabwe, an exclusive union for white commercial farmers,
By Tatira Zwinoira Nov. 28, 2022

Reflections from the CFU congress

It is remarkable human capital and I have always wondered how that resource could be tapped for the common good.
By Taruvinga Magwiroto Nov. 25, 2022

Wheat farmers squeal over high bank rates

In May, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe drastically revised its interest policy, which pushed interest rates to 200%, from 120% previously.
By Lorraine Muromo Sep. 23, 2022

Cotton output seen falling 41 to 116 521mt

There has been growing resistance by farmers to sign for contract farming deals in Zimbabwe.
By Freeman Makopa Sep. 5, 2022