Dr Made

Command Livestock to boost land utilisation

Elita Chikwati Senior Reporter The $300 million livestock, fisheries and wildlife special production programme (Command Livestock), recently approved by Cabinet, is expected to boost land utilisation...
VP Mnangagwa

Criticism of Command Agric act of rogues

Trevor Shiri Correspondent The adulteration of the Command Agriculture Programme, (CAP), as an “ugly culture” by some senior politicians who should know better is quite troubling, if not unsettling....
Dr Made

Communal farmers top maize yield: Report

Elita Chikwati Senior Agriculture Reporter— Communal farmers are leading in maize production for the 2016-17 farming season, as their output increased by 364 percent. According to the final cro...
Dr Joseph Made

Bumper harvest to spur Agric sector growth

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter— The agricultural sector is expected to grow by 12 percent this year buoyed by a bumper harvest expected this season, with early projections showing the cou...
Dr Made

9 500t fertiliser boost for Zim

Elita Chikwati Agriculture Reporter— CHINA has handed over 9 500 tonnes of urea fertiliser to Zimbabwe amid indications that the Asian economic giant intends to unveil a $4 billion package for ...
Mugabe

Govt mobilises $503m for inputs

Felex Share Senior Reporter— Government has accelerated preparations for the 2016-17 summer cropping season after securing $503 million for inputs, some of which are already on the ground. This...
Mphakama Mbete

Kudos for Zim’s Agric Revolution

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau— Government of Zimbabwe’s Command Agriculture is a unique national food security intervention that puts the country in the lead in implementing Sadc and Afri...