The section forms the Official Seed Inspectorate Unit of the SCCI. The section other added responsibilities of leading efforts on rural seed business promotion and development. The section further plays a vital role in human resource development through training.
The Official Seed Testing Station (OSTS) is the official seed testing laboratory for Zambia. It is the hub of the Seed Control and Certification Institute. The testing determines mainly the physical and physiological quality attributes of seed lots. The major tests carried out include germination capacity, vigor, analytical purity, weed count, moisture content, seed health and other special and specialized tests.
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
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.