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Illegal Tree Cutting

By VINCENT PHIRI

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) has bemoaned the increased number of people involved in illegal tree cutting in Northern Province.

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S3P – Improving The Livelihoods of Smallholder Farmers

By Mwewa Mwansa

George Mutenge, a farmer in Njelesani village in Mansa district, which is about 40 kilometres away from Mansa is saddened at the deplorable state of the road

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Post Harvest Handling Vital For Food Security

By NICHOLAS MWALE

“I am privileged as a farmer to adopt conservation agriculture, and at the same time learn how to take good care of my produce after harvesting,” a Chipata farmer, Philemon Lungu proclaims.

  He is a youthful farmer in Kanyanja Agricultural Camp in Chipata District, Eastern Province, whose crops stand out flourishing despite the prolonged drought that occurred last farming season, resulting in crop failure in most parts of the country.

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Rice Deficit

By LINDA WAZILI

Lusaka, 22/07/2015, NAIS - Agriculture Consultative Forum (ACF) Executive Director Joseph Mbinji says there is a high deficit of 15,500 metric tonnes of rice supply in the country.

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Hay Making

By BENTLEY CHALI

It is not uncommon to see dangerously malnourished cattle in some rural areas of the country during the dry season.

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Post-Harvest loses, an economic setback for rural farmers

By DIERRE SAKALA

Crop farming is the leading system of farming in Zambia currently. Whether

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Conservation Agriculture

By EVANS NYONI

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) has urged small-scale farmers in Chipata district to practise conservation agriculture.

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