CBZ clashes with farmers over unserviced loans

The stand-off is affecting mainly maize farmers who were contracted under Agro Yields facility aimed at boosting food security.
By Nhau Mangirazi Dec. 27, 2023

Cultivating agroecology in Global South

Agroecology entrepreneurship starts from income generation which ensures farmers have greater financial independence and value addition opportunities.
By Charles Dhewa Aug. 9, 2023

Farmers struggle to service loans

Some of the loans are 100% guaranteed by the government, while others are partially guaranteed.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jul. 26, 2023

Unlocking healthy soils’ potential in climate change mitigation

Various natural systems, such as forests, plants and oceans, can absorb carbon dioxide during carbon sequestration.
By Takudzwanashe Mundenga Jul. 12, 2023

The poultry value web in Zim

Agrodealers and veterinary supplies merchants are vital for poultry production, as diseases are common, especially among the more highly bred varieties.
By Ian Scoones Jun. 23, 2023

Govt targets 5% increase in wheat hectarage

Information minister Monica Mutsvangwa announced the plan on Tuesday during a post-Cabinet briefing.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Apr. 6, 2023

Farmers urged to venture into agroecology

Speaking at a stakeholder meeting in Harare last week, expert Julious Piti said agroecology was the best climate change reversal strategy that could also be used to generate income.
By Donald Nyandoro Mar. 17, 2023

Narrow extension models unsuitable for holistic food systems

In most communities, baboons, monkeys, wild pigs and even hippopotamuses often invade fields and homesteads to feed on farmers’ crops and foodstuffs.
By Charles Dhewa Mar. 15, 2023

Banks buy into Zim, Zambia agro-parks

In an interview with Standardbusiness, Nzenza said the funding would be shared among the two countries.
By Freeman Makopa Feb. 26, 2023