Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Zimbabwe, A Forced Cashless Economy

The Zimbabwe economy has widely gone cashless at the back of deepening local and foreign currency shortages threatening to cripple normal government and business...

Zimbabwean Millennials in a Cryptocurrencies Craze

Zimbabwe has entered an exciting digital financial world of Virtual Cryptocurrencies in a not so understood paradigm shift widely driving cashless settlements and payments...

Budgeting: Money management tool

An important tool for managing money is the budget. It reflects both in-come and out-go, that which is received and that which is to...

Championing a Successful Economic Recovery for Zimbabwe: Ten Suggestions for Prof Mthuli Ncube

Since his appointment, Professor Mthuli Ncube has been battling Zimbabwe’s economic underperformance. About six months into the battle, the economy has tumbled further instead...

India’s case on cryptocurrency ban lacks transparency: Experts

The global market for cryptocurrency was valued at $574.3 million in the year 2017 and is expected to be worth $6702.1 million by the...

7 Tips From Owner Of ‘Africa’s Most Successful Business Incubator

Raizcorp CEO Allon Raiz helps develop entrepreneurs and businesses but shies away from an extravagant lifestyle and has a simple investment philosophy. 1.Your most regrettable...

How young black farmers can make headway in the agriculture industry

Young black farmers are tech-savvy and willing to learn, but is the government taking them seriously? Gerhard Uys spoke to Dimakatso Nono Sekhoto, AFASA...

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Midlands Command Agriculture Grain Production Package Unveiled for the 2019-20 Season

The government has unveiled an integrated Command Agriculture support for farmers to till 20 000 to boost local food production and guarantee food security...
Side Bar Two
As buttressed in the Transitional Stabilization Program(TSP),Agriculture is one of the key drivers for socio-economic growth, poverty reduction and food security. In Midlands almost all of the communal people are dependent on agriculture however we are in the face of climate change therefore there is a shift focus towards Irrigation agriculture-the new frontier in the agricultural system which is...
It is green and known to be healthy: broccoli. In Europe, the Netherlands ranks among its most important exporting countries. The Gebr. Hoff en Zonen company cultivates in Andijk in Western Frisia. Freshly harvested, the broccoli finds its way to the packing hall to get prepared for delivery to supermarkets. The packing plant has been developed by Tegra Systems,...
The Centre for Conflict Management and Transformation, (CCMT) has been instrumental in enhancing the management of Irrigation Schemes in the Midlands Province. The organisation assists farmers manage productive challenges between farmers and between the farmers and other institutions and stakeholders. The organisation has assisted farmers work together as teams in purchasing Agro-inputs, securing markets for their produce and decision making...
Insukamini Irrigation Scheme is the winner of the coveted National Irrigation Competition 2019 as part of the Zimbabwe Government integrated programme to increase investment on rehabilitation of irrigation infrastructure; increase food output from irrigated areas as well as establishment of new irrigation infrastructure. It has grown very evident that irrigation has become the most important productivity determinant in light of...
Rain fed agriculture has proved to be very unreliable and noncompetitive considering rising climate change impacts and vulnerability among smallholder and rural farmers in the country. To respond to the worsening food and nutrition insecurity in the country arising from an unreliable rain season, the Minister of Agriculture, lands, Water  and Rural Resettlement, Retired Chief Air Marshal Perrence Shiri, speaking...