Govt recovers 66 percent of Command Fund

4 months ago | December 11, 2017

Govt recovers 66 percent of Command Fund

Elita Chikwati Senior Agriculture Reporter Government has so far recovered $47,7 million from the loans it issued under the Command Agriculture Revolving Fund, which translates to 66 percent of ...

7 months ago | September 20, 2017

Command farmers repay $67 million

Elita Chikwati Senior Agriculture Reporter Farmers contracted under the Special Maize Import Substitution Programme, commonly known as Command Agriculture, have so far repaid $67 million towards ...

8 months ago | August 30, 2017

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Planners should heed weather warnings

Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries should take serious note of the regional weather outlook for the ...

8 months ago | August 26, 2017

Command Agric a success: President

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter President Mugabe has said Command Agriculture introduced by Government last season has achieved its intended purpose of stimulating economic growth, as it ...

8 months ago | August 24, 2017

45K register for Command Agric

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter— At least 45 000 farmers have registered for maize and soya bean production under Command Agriculture programme as preparations for the 2017/2018 summer ...

Command Agriculture stand popular

Elita Chikwati Senior Agriculture Reporter The Command Agriculture stand has become one of the popular places at the ...

9 months ago | August 10, 2017

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Sakunda’s commitment to agric admirable

The announcement this week that Sakunda will partner Government in a $68 million investment in irrigation is a good ...

9 months ago | July 28, 2017

‘Speak with one voice’

Collen Murahwa Herald Reporter— Defence Minister Dr Sydney Sekeramayi has hailed Government’s Special Maize Programme for Import Substitution, also known as Command Agriculture, as a major ...

9 months ago | July 17, 2017

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Zesa anchors winter wheat success

THE Command Agriculture Programme, which started last season with maize production, has now shifted to winter wheat, ...

9 months ago | July 14, 2017

Arrest Command Agric abusers, VP tells police

From Walter Nyamukondiwa in KADOMA— Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has urged the police to arrest corrupt elements like middlemen and officials abusing the Command Agriculture ...