Tag: Farmland

Drought will devastate economy

Drought will devastate economy

CLIMATOLOGISTS have warned that the El Nino weather phenomenon, caused by the warming Pacific Ocean, is expected to devastate eastern and southern African nations, including Zimbabwe, this year and in 2016. Unicef already says about 11 million children in eastern and Southern Africa are facing hunger due to one of […]

Climate change ignorance threatens food security in Zim

Climate change ignorance threatens food security in Zim

NOVEMBER 3, 2015 recorded the lowest temperatures for the month, a clear sign of how Zimbabwe is experiencing climate change, but the response from rural farmers is otherwise as the global phenomenon is still a mystery to many. A survey conducted by NewsDay revealed that most rural farmers in Mashonaland East, […]