Wheat deliveries record 330% increase

By ZBC Reporter WHEAT deliveries have gone up three fold this season in a development attributed to the launch and orderly implementation  of the Agricultural Recovery Plan by the new…

Cotton growers seek profitable payment models to sustain production

By ZBC Reporter COTTON growers say 250 000 metric tonnes during the 2020-21 cropping season are achievable if outstanding payments on deliveries to COTTCO are cleared and inputs distributed on…

Affordable finance key to horticulture industry revival: Government

By Tapiwa Machemedze GOVERNMENT will leverage on the re-engagement drive to ensure the horticulture industry gets access to affordable finance and regains niche export markets. High priority has been given…

Utilise land, boost exports, horticulture farmers told

By Wellington Makonese Small scale farmers are expected to play a key role in the recovery of the horticulture sector, whose production capacity had gone down by 50 per cent…

Private sector commended for promoting mining and agricultural

By ZBC Reporter Private companies in the mining and agricultural sectors have been commended for harnessing synergies to help Zimbabwe achieve its economic development agenda. Several mining companies have undertaken…

ZimTrade to reward 2019 outstanding exporters

By ZBC Reporter THE export growth strategies rolled out by national trade development & promotion organisation, ZimTrade are bearing fruit with exports having gone up by almost five percent this…

Government tables comprehensive ease of doing business reforms in agriculture

By ZBC Reporter PRODUCTIVITY of Zimbabwe’s agricultural sector is set to be enhanced through a comprehensive ease of doing business reforms around this sector. Government is also looking at consolidating…

Government guaranteed programmes’ beneficiaries must be revealed: Parliament

By ZBC Reporter PARLIAMENT is requesting information regarding beneficiaries of the Government guaranteed scheme for winter cropping season as well as the Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement’s…

Government targets increased local poultry production

By ZBC Reporter GOVERNMENT is targeting increased local poultry production by mobilising funds and technical expertise following a fifty percent surge in demand for poultry products which has seen firms…

Government pledges to support production companies

By ZBC Reporter SABLE Chemicals has assured the nation that there are enough fertiliser stocks for the forthcoming 2020-2021 summer cropping season. Speaking after touring the Sable Chemicals plant this…