Category: Agriculture

AfDB has joined forces with 11 other international organisations to assist developing countries to build resilience against the impact of natural disasters caused by extreme weather

AfDB joins forces with international organisations to help developing countries build resilience to extreme weather

The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has joined forces with 11 other international organisations to assist developing countries to build resilience against the...

India Pulses and Grains Association to host Pulses Conclave 2020

India Pulses and Grains Association to host the Pulses Conclave 2020

India Pulses and Grains Association (IPGA) is hosting the fifth edition of The Pulses Conclave 2020, its biennial event at Aamby Valley City, Lonavala, Pune, India from...

Seed Co  Group Head of Public Relations Ms Marjorie Mutemererwa (C) with representatives of the organisations that received seed from the company

SeedCo extends corporate social responsibility to charitable organisations

By Anyway Yotamu and Tatenda Mujeyi Seed Co Zimbabwe has extended its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to selected charitable organisations on the 11th of December...

Mbare agricultural market

Comparative analysis of imported knowledge and indigenous knowledge

By Charles Dhewa Due to continuous dependence on imported western knowledge, most African countries have not invested in understanding their own local knowledges. For...

Mr Ravi Jaipuria, the Chairman of Varun Beverages in Zimbabwe

Indian billionaire eyes agricultural investment in Zimbabwe

By Anyway Yotamu and Joyce Mukucha Indian billionaire  Mr Ravi Jaipuria, who is the chairman of Varun Beverages in Zimbabwe, wants to acquire vast tracts of land in...

Vaya Tractor

Vaya Tractor seals strategic partnerships with CBZ, Cottco

Cassava Smartech’s EcoFarmer Vaya tractor has clinched strategic corporate partnerships with CBZ, the Cotton Company of Zimbabwe (Cottco) and farm equipment to provide...

Drought and economic hardship plunged millions of Zimbabweans into hunger

WFP expands emergency operations in Zimbabwe

…As drought and economic hardship plunge millions into hunger The World Food Programme (WFP) is rapidly expanding an already sizeable emergency operation in...

Mr. Denias Zaranyika, the Seed Co Regional Managing Director

Plant with the onset of rains this December: Seed Co

By Byron Mutingwende   The company that has sustained agricultural and economic development in Africa, Seed Co, has bemoaned the late onset of the rains and...

Deputy Director in the Climate Change Management Department Mr Kudzai Ndidzano delivers his remarks during one of the meetings in Shamva

Climate Change Management Department Intensifies Awareness Campaigns on Mainstreaming Climate Change

By Ronald Rungoyi Climate change is a significant threat to Zimbabwe’s socio-economic development, and the Government regards climate change mainstreaming as a...

Women's Coalition of Zimbabwe is campaigning to end GBV

Activism against GBV in full swing

By Tendai Chisiri More than 4 000 women thronged the Gwanzura Stadium in Highfield on Saturday to commemorate 16 Days of Activism against gender based organised by the...