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Maize field affected by dry spell

Dry spell consumes 30% crop

ABOUT 30 percent of crops planted this farming season in Southern Province have gone to waste due to a prolonged dry spell.
According to a report by the Ministry of Agriculture availed yesterday, some crops have been partially affected while others have almost permanently wilted, negatively affecting 39 percent of farmers in the province