Command Agriculture brand has proved to be making inroads in the agribusiness sector after winning the best prize in the agribusiness category at the Mashonaland East Agricultural Show.

Despite competing with some established brands, the Command Agriculture brand which had a stand at the Mashonaland East Agricultural Show prevailed and won the prize in the agribusiness category.

Apart from winning the award the stand also proved very popular with show goers a true testimony of the popularity of the brand which has changed the face of agriculture in the country.

Guest of honour at the event Agribank head strategy and business development Mr Joseph Mverecha said Command Agriculture deserves recognition as it has improved agricultural productivity in the country.

“I am happy with Command Agriculture which has improved agriculture productivity in the country, it deserves recognition for its role,” he said.

Mashonaland East Minister of State for Provincial Affairs Cde David Musabayana said the presence of agricultural products and service providers shows that the country is in the right path in as far as food security is concerned.

“The presence of agricultural products at this edition shows that food security is guaranteed in the country,” he said.

Nyaradzo Funeral Services won the best overall winner prize with the Zimbabwe National Army winning the best display exhibit award.

The ZRP continued with its dominance in the most outstanding exhibitor category scooping the prize for the fourth year in a row.

Other categories include local authorities, educational institutions, energy sector, health care services, government departments and parastatals.