Agriculture
Farmers optimistic of bumper harvest PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 January 2017 19:54

The 2016/17 summer cropping season continues to churn out more success stories with farmers on course to meet maize production targets.

 
ARDA ramps up production PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 January 2017 17:11

The Agriculture Rural Development Authority (ARDA) has significantly increased production for the 2016/17 summer cropping season throughout its 21 Estates.

 
Govt secures pesticides to curb armyworm outbreak PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 17:20

The government has started moving in to contain the devastating armyworm by providing chemicals as a quick win solution for farmers who are battling to identify the proper pesticides to curb the outbreak of the fall armyworm which is destroying maize countrywide.

 
Govt to avert fertiliser shortages PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 18:11

Government is working flat out to avert fertiliser shortages especially ammonium nitrate which is on high demand by farmers.

 
Fall-army worm wrecks havoc in Mat North PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 14:22