TRYNESS TEMBO, Lusaka
GOVERNMENT says the development of the farm blocks in Muchinga Province has reached an advanced stage with land already given out to interested investors.
Of the total 100,470 hectares of Manshya farm block, 5,000 hectares has been allocated to Mushe Milling Limited and the rest is allotted to smallholder farmers.
Manshya farm block covers three districts namely, Chinsali, Mpika and Shiwang’andu.
Minister of Agriculture Dora Siliya said plans of developing a farm block in Muchinga is in progress, and that this is expected to spur development in the area.
Ms Siliya was responding to a question from Chinsali Central Member of Parliament Kalalwe Mukosa who wanted to find out whether Government has any plans to establish farming blocks in READ MORE