Agriculture

Zim should intensify climate change mitigation efforts

Zim should intensify climate change mitigation efforts

Zim should intensify climate change mitigation efforts: Zimbabwe should intensify efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change through enhancing water and soil management, scaling up of climate smart agriculture and clean sources of energy, United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Zimbabwe Bishow Parajuli said Friday. Mr Parajuli […]

Govt acquires 700k tns food for work

Govt acquires 700k tns food for work

Govt acquires 700k tns food for work grain: GOVERNMENT has acquired 700 000 metric tones of grain from Zambia and overseas for the drought relief program, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister, Prisca Mupfumira, has said. The minister said eight rural provinces were going to receive the grain as […]

US to feed half a million Zimbabweans

US to feed half a million Zimbabweans

US to feed half a million Zimbabweans: NEARLY half a million Zimbabweans will continue to receive food aid for another six months after the United States provided an extra $20 million to help ease hunger in twelve of the country’s districts hit by the worst drought in a generation. An […]

Mangoma: $200m needed to regain bread basket status

Mangoma: $200m needed to regain bread basket status

Mangoma: $200m needed to regain bread basket status: RENEWAL Democrats of Zimbabwe President, Elton Mangoma, says Zimbabwe needs $200 million for it to regain her former Southern Africa bread basket status. Zimbabwe has been facing food deficit since 2000 when President Robert Mugabe’s administration evicted white commercial farmers from their […]