Online visibility will make it easy to market Zim’s produce

Zimbabwean-produced mangetout, green beans, chillies, lettuce and fish are common in European supermarkets.
By Jacob Mutisi Jan. 20, 2023

Candid Comment: Govt unwilling to solve fertiliser issues

 Lands and Agriculture minister Anxious Masuka recently said the government was expecting more deliveries of AN fertiliser.
By Tinashe Makichi Jan. 20, 2023

Cotton farmers hail new producer prices

Mubonderi, however, said the differential grading fees were not enticing enough to encourage farmers to grade their cotton.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jan. 20, 2023

Zim farmers open new exports frontier

The farmers, according to ZimTrade, the body which promotes export trade, are hoping engagements with the DIC will make it easy to land their products into the Middle East economy.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jan. 18, 2023

TIMB puts contractors owing tobacco growers on notice

The latest measures will see some contractors not being allowed to buy tobacco in the event they owe farmers their dues.
By Tinashe Makichi Jan. 13, 2023

Time to decolinise procurement processes

By coercing every formal institution to procure food through registered companies, government procurement procedures incentivise some of the most greedy middlemen who reap off farmers.
By Charles Dhewa Jan. 13, 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

Farmers turn to generators, coal for tobacco cure

Curing is a process by which the harvested tobacco leaf is made ready for the market.
By Elma Zhoya Jan. 5, 2023