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‘Protect small-scale farmers’

GOOD Nature Agro in Zambia has called for strict regulations on uncertified imported legume seeds to protect small-scale farmers from acquiring losses due to low productivity.
Company seed supply manager Newton Phiri said too many legumes are coming into the country uncertified or being bought in open market and being passed on as seed.
In an interview on Wednesday, Mr Phiri said the company is working to secure access to certified seed for small-scale farmers across the country and demonstrates the difference between buying quality seed…