LACK OF VIABLE MARKETS STIFLES RICE PRODUCTION

picture riceRice is considered one of the key strategic crops in the country with a massive potential to be promoted primarily as an import substitute, but also as an export crop.

As an export crop, rice has the potential to generate the much-needed revenue in the country.

CISANET HAPPY WITH MAIZEGATE INQUIRY OUTCOME

The Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) says it is satisfied with the report presented by the Joint Committee of Parliament which went to Zambia to probe the maize gate scandal.
 
CISANET sponsored the committee’s trip to Zambia saying it wanted the truth about the procurement of maize from Zambia known.