NOMSA NKANA, Lusaka
THE 2017/2018 farming season is likely to start on time, facilitate well-timed planting of maize and other crops due to expected normal to above normal rainfall for this season says a research institute.
Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWSNET), a United States Agency for International Development research body that provides information and analysis on food insecurity in various parts of the world, made its forecast in its latest findings.
The seasonal forecast released by the Department of Meteorology indicates that most of Zambia will receive normal to above normal rainfall for the 2017/18 season.
“In view of this forecast it is likely that the season will start on time and…http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/