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CHILANGA ward councillor Misheck Mweemba applying manure in a field in Shimabala, Kafue district. PICTURE: DOREEN NAWA

Agriculture diversification: Missing link

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IN THE Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP), agriculture development is considered the engine for economic growth in Zambia, and a key determinant in the country’s efforts to reduce poverty. (more…)

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Time to consider farming as viable business

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DESPITE agriculture being a multi-billion dollar industry, the sector is still a sleeping giant waiting for the chance to register real prosperity.
The sector has the potential to become Zambia’s economic backbone. However, this can only be achieved if more people embrace farming as a lucrative business venture and as a life style. (more…)

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AGRICULTURE is the mainstay of economic activity in Central Province

Central Province expo on cards

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PROVOKED by their Luapula counterparts, the private sector in Central Province are set to host the first Investment Forum and Expo between October 16 and 20 this year,
The first trade conference in the region in recent years aims at linking the province to reputable investors, thereby promoting economic investments and growth. (more…)

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