Agriculture project helps Zambian youth turn away from copper, live off the land

In Zambia’s Serenje district, young Zambians are being offered a ray of hope in the form of an agriculture project that is both an...

Germany contributes $10m to support smallholder farmers affected by climate change in Zambia

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received a donation of $10 million from Germany to assist over 104,000 smallholder farmers impacted by drought in...

2020 Agricultural & Commercial show has been cancelled

The Agricultural and Commercial Society of Zambia – ACSZ has announced the cancellation of the 2020 Agricultural and Commercial show due to the prevailing...

Cassava crop farming takes new turn

Cassava cropping has taken a new turn in Zambia following the industrial use of the crop in the copper manufacturing process as well as...

Soya beans delivers more income than maize

Export Trading Group – ETG has urged emerging farmers to consider diversifying into other agro crops to earn more income as well as cut...

FISP targets 1 million emerging farmers

Agriculture Minister Michael Katambo has disclosed that this year’s target for beneficiaries of the Farmer Input Support Programme – FISP has been maintained at...
Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS)

Govt boosts ZCS with agricultural equipment

Government has handed over assorted farming and heavy duty equipment to the Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS). Handing over the equipment at Correctional Staff Training College...

FRA will buy a 50 kilogram bag of White maize at 110 Kwacha.

FRA Executive Director Chola Kafwabulula says FRA will buy a 50 kilogram bag of Soya bean at 150 Kwacha, while a 40 kilogram bag...

Fish Feed Export Ban Lifted

The government has lifted the ban on the export of fish feed with effect. Livestock and Fisheries Minister NKANDU LUO says fish feed producers can...

Climate-smart cassava gets new use in Zambia: hand sanitiser

To deal with drier conditions brought by a shifting climate, farmer Pamela Nyirenda last year shifted to growing drought-hardy cassava, among other new water-sipping...