chris looker pres. zim agric society.jpgOver 600 local and foreign exhibitors have so far confirmed their participation at the 100th edition of the annual Harare Agricultural Show, which runs from the 19th to the 28th of August.


The 100th edition of the Agricultural Society which showcases agricultural products and services as well as offer a platform for partnerships, has seen a significant increase in participation as seen by a rise in exhibitors from last year figures of 450 to 650 exhibitors.


Zimbabwe Agricultural Society Deputy President, Mr. Chris Looker, who expressed the Society’s commitment in promoting both commercial and small scale farmers through the exhibition, said there has been a positive response from both local and foreign exhibitors.


The fair, which will for the first time in many years run for ten days, is set to attract exhibitors from several sectors including commerce, agriculture, small and medium enterprises among others.


The improving economic environment which has resulted in increased activities on the local industry, has contributed to the revival of the exhibition evidenced by the improved participation in the show as well as quality of products.