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Drip irrigation for high productivity

Buhle Nkomo “I am impressed with drip irrigation technology because it means growing more for less. It is economic, it saves water and fertiliser, involving less labour while attracting good yields,”...
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Tobacco rakes in $470 million

Zimbabwe has earned $470 million from the sale of 161 million kilogrammes of tobacco since the 2017 selling season opened on March 15 this year, statistics that the industry regulator released show.
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Tobacco exports up 10 percent

Michael Tome Business Reporter The country has exported 45,6 million kilogrammes of flue-cured tobacco worth $214,7 million since the beginning of the year.
The tobacco is being exported at an average price of $4,81 per kg

Tobacco exports up 14 percent

Volumes of tobacco which has been exported now stand at 42,5 million kg, a 14 percent rise from those exported in the corresponding period last year, statistics that the industry regulator released s...
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Tobacco sales up 44 percent

Runyararo Muzavazi Herald Reporter Over 20 million kilogrammes of tobacco worth $52,5 million have been sold so far across the country’s auction and contract floors, according to statistics released ...
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196,5m kg of tobacco worth $578,5m sold

A total of 196,5 million kilogrammes of tobacco worth $578,5 million have been sold since the 2016 marketing season commenced in March this year, latest statistics from the industry regulator show. F...