Agriculture

Children face starvation in worst Zimbabwe famine for decades

Children face starvation in worst Zimbabwe famine for decades

ALMOST 3,000 young children in Zimbabwe are facing starvation as El Niño — and failures by President Mugabe’s government — are conspiring to create one of the worst famines for decades. A report released by the vulnerability assessment committee, the country’s famine-watch organisation, says the children affected – all aged five […]

Zimbabwe agriculture exports to EU exceed 400m Euros

Zimbabwe agriculture exports to EU exceed 400m Euros

Zimbabwe agriculture exports to EU exceed 400m Euros: Zimbabwe’s agricultural products exports to the European Union (EU) markets have exceeded 400 million Euros in the last three years, with fruits and sugarcane being the highest exported products, the EU’s representative in Zimbabwe has revealed. “Last year, Zimbabwe exported exactly 400 million Euros to […]

White ex-farmers on cusp of compensation

White ex-farmers on cusp of compensation

Government is finalising compensation for white former commercial farmers as part of measures to bring to finality the Fast-Track Land Reform Programme, a Cabinet minister has said. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa told The Sunday Mail that valuations had been done for about 1 400 of the roughly […]