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Govt assures availability of maize stocks.

MOReDeP Showcases Climate-Smart Agriculture Innovations at the ZARI’s National Reseach Field Day

by Lorna Kanguya Acting Agriculture Research Officer, ZARI     On the 22nd March 2024, the Zambia Agriculture Research Institute (ZARI) hosted the 2024 National Agriculture Research Field Day themed on “Creating a competitive future through climate smart agriculture technologies.” The event was graced by Her Honour, the Vice President of Zambia, Mrs. Mutale Nalumango,… Continue reading MOReDeP Showcases Climate-Smart Agriculture Innovations at the ZARI’s National Reseach Field Day

AGRO-STAKEHOLDERS URGED TO HEED PRESIDENTIAL CALL FOR ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES

By Dorcas Kabuya

Government to make maize affordable as a way of mitigating the draught situation

MOReDeP conducted Market-Oriented Rice Production Training in the Western province

Market-Oriented Rice Development Project (MOReDeP) conducted the 4th Training of Trainers (TOT) on Market-Oriented Rice Production. This time, 27 trainers, who has been trained by a series of trainings since Aug 2023, learned rice cultivation techniques (particularly harvest and post-harvest handling), marketing (particularly sales), and business management (particularly cost keeping). After this training, the participants… Continue reading MOReDeP conducted Market-Oriented Rice Production Training in the Western province

Dry spell hits Mambwe District

By Mathias Zulu

Northern Provinces anticipates bumper harvest

By Mathews Nyirenda

Agricultural Information Management System (AIMS) training workshop- Livingstone

GOVT ROLLS OUT E-EXTENSION TO BOOST AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY

By DORCAS KABUYA The Ministry of Agriculture, in collaboration with its partners, has embarked on an initiative to enhance agricultural digital extension within its existing framework, aiming to disseminate and facilitate access to agricultural information across the country. Working alongside partners such as the World Food Programme (WFP), the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT,… Continue reading GOVT ROLLS OUT E-EXTENSION TO BOOST AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY

GOVT REHABILITATES 62 CAMP HOUSES IN NORTH-WESTERN

By BERTHA PATA GOVERNMENT has released about Six Million One Hundred Kwacha (K6,100,000) for the rehabilitation of 62 Agriculture camp houses in North Western province. North Western Principal Agriculture Officer in the Ministry of Agriculture Mubambwe Simbarashe disclosed to the National Agriculture Information services (NAIS) in Chavuma District when he inspected the houses to be… Continue reading GOVT REHABILITATES 62 CAMP HOUSES IN NORTH-WESTERN