Agriculture

7 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 ...

8 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 ...

8 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 ...

8 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 ...

9 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 ...

9 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 ...

10 months ago | January 10, 2020

Manicaland crop under threat despite rains

Wimbainashe Zhakata, Farming Correspondent THE moderate rains received in Manicaland beginning on Wednesday have done ...

FAO assists Cyclone Idai-affected farmers

Wimbainashe Zhakata, Farming Correspondent AT least 7 000 households affected by Cyclone Idai in Manicaland have ...

10 months ago | January 3, 2020

Irrigated tobacco harvesting begins

Wimbainashe Zhakata,Farming Correspondent HARVESTING of the irrigated tobacco — planted in September 2019 — has started ...

Allowable deductions from farming income

There are quite a number of people who trade or do farming business in Zimbabwe. These farmers are required at law to ...

10 months ago | December 20, 2019

Wife torches hubby’s girlfriend’s hut

A Rusape woman has been hauled before the courts on allegations of setting her husband’s second wife’s hut on fire after ...

11 months ago | November 29, 2019

Grade 7 results: St Joseph’s basks in glory

ST Joseph’s Mutare Primary School’s stock continues to rise after 36 of its candidates attained five units in the 2019 ...

12 months ago | November 8, 2019

Embrace small-scale mining, women urged

WOMEN have been urged to be more knowledgeable about mining rights and improve on their participation in the sector.