Promoting farmer entrepreneurship
Recently the Zambian government revised the salary scales for the civil services, it has been good in a way, we have seen a rise to better lives and people starting to import things like cars, building materials and clothing lines.
Now that most that towns away from the main line of rail are dependent on the buying power of the civil services, business has been affected negatively in such a way that the buying power has reduced, the growing domestic debt which most workers have landed…Continue
I would like to make an appeal to all involved in distribution of farmers inputs, to make sure that the seed for the farmers who get subsidized inputs is brought on time. The rainy season has intensified in Zambezi and still no inputs. if we do not pay attention we are faced with hunger, just a random check with the maize and rice production figures, we have dropped yields by more than 60% from last year.e.g maize fro the district in 2012 was 35,000 compared to 12,000 bought this year. This…Continue