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Embrace crop diversification – Kasolo

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MAYENGO NYIRENDA, Chipata
EASTERN Province permanent secretary Chanda Kasolo has urged the people in in the region to embrace crop diversification by growing orange maize.
Mr Kasolo said orange maize is more nutritious than white maize which is widely grown in the province.
Mr Kasolo said orange maize has potential to uplift the nutritional status of the local people.
He was speaking during a field day at Msekele Research Institute in Chipata recently.
“There is need for the people to consider growing orange maize which is more nutritious than the … READ MORE

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