Monday, January 20, 2020

Fodder Production And Improvement Of Sanyati Grazing Areas For Improved Animal Production And Rural...

FODDER PRODUCTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF SANYATI GRAZING AREAS FOR IMPROVED ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND RURAL LIVELIHOODS: by Prof. N. T. Ngongoni; cell:<0773879816>; e-mail <ngongonint@gmail.com; Head...

Adoption Of Forage Legume Technology To Improve Dairy Production

FODDER PRODUCTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF SANYATI GRAZING AREAS FOR IMPROVED ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND RURAL LIVELIHOODS: by Prof. N. T. Ngongoni; cell:<0773879816>; e-mail <ngongonint@gmail.com; Head...

The Role of Nutrients in Plant Disease Management

Plant diseases continue to play a major limiting role in agricultural production. Nutrients can reduce disease to an acceptable level, or at least to...

Basics Of Animal Nutrition In Ruminants For Farmers

BASICS OF ANIMAL NUTRITION IN RUMINANTS FOR FARMERS: BY Prof. N. T. Ngongoni(2019)of ZOU IRITS, cell: 0773879816; e-mail:>ngongonint@gmail.com< ABSTRACT: THIS OCCASIONAL PAPER INTRODUCES A FARMER...

Fattening Beef Cattle: Occasional Training Manual On Commercial Fattening Of Beef Cattle

FATTENING BEEF CATTLE: OCCASIONAL TRAINING MANUAL ON COMMERCIAL FATTENING OF BEEF CATTLE:  BY Prof. N. T. Ngongoni(2019)of ZOU IRITS, cell: 0773879816; e-mail:>ngongonint@gmail.com INTRODUCTION: Pen Fattening of...

CUT professor helps Africa farmers adapt to climate change

Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) professor, Muthoni Masinde has developed a draught predicting tool to bridge the gap between indigenous knowledge and...

GIEWS – Global Information and Early Warning System

Below-average rains adversely impact 2019 crop conditions Planting of the 2019 cereal crops is underway and it is expected to conclude in early January. Precipitation...

Foot and Mouth Disease Preparedness in Zimbabwe

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) was clinically detected recently in Zimbabwe, a country known as an exporter of meat. The outbreaks have adversely affected the meat...

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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
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...
Interested in growing your business? There are a variety of ways to do so; but how do you know which strategy is right for your venture? A market product grid helps companies plot out their growth strategy and visualize the risks associated with expansion. It can help key leaders make decisions around product development, distribution, marketing, and even hiring. The...
Most farmers in the country have planted their summer crops and today we invite an Agricura agronomist to walk with us on the use of post-germination or post-emergent herbicides for groundnuts post-emergent herbicide combination. Agil 0.5 - 2 liters per hectare + Bentazone/Basagran 3 liters per hectare, mix these two herbicides with 200 liters of water, do not spray during...