Agriculture

1 year ago | December 8, 2017

Heat wave affects macadamia nuts yields

Luthando Mapepa Chipinge Correspondent THE prevailing extreme high temperatures affecting most parts of the country are ...

Horticulturists, permaculturists warned against use of toxic chemicals

Blessing Rwizi Post Correspondent CHIMANIMANI-BASED permaculturist, Mr Julious Piti, has called on smallholder farmers ...

1 year ago | November 10, 2017

Poor banana prices rile Honde Valley farmers

Blessing Rwizi Farming Correspondent LOW banana prices are having a toll on farmers in Honde Valley as they are being ...

Showground tenants, management clash

Blessing Rwizi Post Correspondent SMALL and Medium Enterprises players in Mutare on Wednesday staged a peaceful ...

1 year ago | November 3, 2017

Tea growers bemoan lack of competitive prices

Blessing Rwizi Farming Correspondent HONDE Valley tea growers have called for a review of prices of their produce on the ...

The power of consistency

Arthur Marara Motivation for Success “We are what we repeatedly do; excellence then is not an act but a habit.” — ...

1 year ago | October 27, 2017

RTGS slump, mobile transactions up

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Senior Reporter The value of transactions processed through the National Payment System (NPS) ...

2 years ago | September 22, 2017

‘Pay back Command Agriculture loans’

Obert Chifamba Eastern Edition Bureau Chief MANICALAND provincial agricultural extension officer Mrs Phillipa Rwambiwa ...

‘Pay back Command Agriculture loans’

Obert Chifamba Eastern Edition Bureau Chief MANICALAND provincial agricultural extension officer Mrs Phillipa Rwambiwa ...

2 years ago | August 11, 2017

2nd edition of Command Agric should be even better

Spectacular achievements are sometimes preceded by unspectacular preparations. This is true of the Command Agriculture ...

2 years ago | August 4, 2017

Bonda Irrigation Scheme changes lives

Freedom Mutanda Post Correspondent LIONS Finance Zimbabwe has come to the rescue of Bonda Irrigation Scheme, in an ...

Nyanyadzi Irrigation Scheme resuscitated

Blessing Rwizi Post Correspondent THE Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development has partnered ...

Chipinge Agric Show on the cards

Luthando Mapepa Chipinge Correspondent HUNDREDS of exhibitors from across the country are expected to throng Chipinge ...

2 years ago | July 7, 2017

Farmers advised to embrace permaculture

Blessing Rwizi Farming Correspondent CHIMANIMANI-BASED Chikukwa Ecological Land Use Community Trust is educating farmers ...

2 years ago | June 23, 2017

Boon for cotton farmers

Samuel Kadungure Senior Reporter IT’S a boon for cotton producers who this season reaped a bumper harvest coupled with a ...