Agriculture

3 weeks ago | June 12, 2020

Eye opening trip to Zimbabwe

ZIMBABWE is on an economic recovery trajectory and President Mnangagwa has been reiterating that Zimbabwe is open for ...

2 months ago | May 16, 2020

Earthquake hits Chipinge again

  Ray Bande in Mutare and Luthando Mapepa in Chipinge AN earthquake was felt in Chipinge, Chimanimani and ...

2 months ago | May 8, 2020

Lamentations of tobacco growers

THE 2020 contract tobacco selling season - which was deferred from last week - officially opened on Monday amid low ...

2 months ago | May 1, 2020

Govt boosts wheat production

In a strategic move to cut the country’s wheat import bill, Government is supporting increased production, with 80 000 ...

Contract tobacco sales deferred to Monday

Rusape’s contract tobacco selling points that were meant to open their doors to growers yesterday (Thursday) have ...

3 months ago | April 17, 2020

Manicaland embarks on second crop assessment

Samuel Kadungure Senior Farming Reporter The Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement is carrying ...

3 months ago | April 3, 2020

White gold empowers farmers

COTTON is a strategic export crop with the potential to significantly boost the national income and improve household ...

4 months ago | March 20, 2020

Nyakomba: Nyanga’s game changer

Nyakomba Irrigation Scheme, which has enabled the production of high value cash crops, including red chillies that are ...

4 months ago | February 28, 2020

Agritex trains 40 000 farmers

Wimbainashe Zhakata Agriculture Correspondent AGRITEX has trained over 40 000 farmers in Manicaland on the Pfumvudza ...

5 months ago | February 21, 2020

Nyakomba farmers target winter cropping

Samuel Kadungure Acting News Editor BENEFICIARIES of Nyakomba Irrigation Scheme extension are expected to enjoy full ...

5 months ago | February 14, 2020

Fish farming boost for Murambinda

Small-scale farmers in Buhera have taken up fish farming to supplement their incomes from agricultural activities being ...

Manicaland to attain cotton target

Wimbainashe Zhakata Farming Correspondent THE cotton hectarage planted in Manicaland this season has hit the 20 000ha ...

5 months ago | February 12, 2020

Toyota Wish hits 3 pupils

Two children died on the spot while the other was pronounced dead upon arrival at hospital following a freak accident in ...

6 months ago | January 17, 2020

Manicaland crop situation improves. . . as rains bring confidence ...

Post Correspondent FARMERS in Manicaland are breathing a sigh of relief as the province continues to receive a fair ...

Rains ignite farmers’ hopes

Wimbainashe Zhakata, Farming Correspondent THE livestock situation in Manicaland is expected to improve significantly ...