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Embrace resilient crops, farmers urged

November 29, 2019 6:00 am13 comments
A young lady shows a bumper harvest of a traditional farmer who planted drought resistant maize seed in the 2018/19 cropping season. Photo by Khumbulani Taruvanda, CAJ News Africa.

from KHUMBULANI TARUVANDA in Chiredzi, Zimbabwe CHIREDZI – THE Zimbabwe Farmers Association (ZFA) has urged Lowveld traditional farmers to grow drought tolerant crops in order to maximize their yields in the event of a drought. ZFA chairperson, Charity Chinorumba, said drought tolerant crop farming was beneficial to the farmers who frequently experienced poor yields […]

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