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High cost of business worries ZNFU

ESTHER MSETEKA, Lusaka
ZAMBIA National Farmers’ Union (ZNFU) says the high cost of doing business in the agriculture sector is choking the competitiveness of local products thereby making imports cheaper.
ZNFU president Jervis Zimba said the continued introduction of various fees by quasi-government and local institutions is hindering the progression of farmers.
Mr Zimba said this when the union and the board committee members met the Minister of Agriculture Michael Katambo last week on Friday to discussion issues that are negatively affecting the growth of the agriculture sector.
“As the agriculture sector soldiers on a path for survival, dialogue between stakeholders and READ MORE

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