Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa (right), Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Joseph Made (left) , Melfort Farm owner Dr Mariyawanda Nzuwah ,Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere and other officials assess farms under Command Agriculture in Bindura yesterday. — (Picture by Innocent Makawa)

Farmers face audit on State inputs

Elita Chikwati Senior Agriculture Reporter FARMERS were yesterday reminded that Command Agriculture was not a vote-buying gimmick ahead of 2018 harmonised elections and that they will be made to acco...
Cde Chombo

19 600 farmers receive Command Agric inputs

Felex Share Senior Reporter More than 19 600 farmers have so far received adequate inputs from Government’s specialised import substitution maize (Command Agriculture), the Zanu-PF Politburo heard ye...
About 1,4 million households are expected to benefit from the Presidential Inputs Scheme

Command inputs collection begins

Herald Reporters— Farmers contracted to grow maize under Government’s Command Agriculture programme have started collecting inputs in most parts of the country ahead of the onset of the rainy s...
Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa addresses the media after touring the Zimgold plant in Harare yesterday. —(Picture by Tawanda Mudimu)

Command agric oversubscribed

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau— The recently launched Command Agriculture has been oversubscribed by both farmers and funders, with Government setting October 15 as the deadline by which farm...
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‘Govt ready to assist farmers’

Mashudu Netsianda Bulawayo Bureau ACTING President Phelekezela Mphoko yesterday said Government has started putting mechanisms in place to support farmers with agricultural inputs ahead of the 2016/2...
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Thumbs-up for command agric

Herald Reporter INDIGENOUS business people have thrown their weight behind command agriculture saying the scheme will stimulate economic growth and uplift the livelihoods of the majority.