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‘Number of females in production declines’

KABANDA CHULU, Lusaka LATEST research findings by Musika reveal that the proportion of females making decisions on production, selling and revenue use in maize- producing households has declined. In contrast, women’s participation in decision making in the groundnuts sector has improved from production to revenue use, resulting in the crop becoming an important earner for

Let’s manage environment beyond agricultural show

THE 90th Zambia Agricultural and Commercial Show opened its gates to the public on Wednesday under the theme ‘Managing the Environment for Growth’. The country’s premier event, which is held annually in the capital city, Lusaka, provides a platform for business-to-business exchange in agriculture, agribusiness, trade information and commerce as well as emerging farming technologies,

Norman Munthali dies

MULWANDA LUPIYA, MATHEWS KABAMBA, Ndola, Kitwe DIVISION One Zone Two side Indeni skipper Norman Munthali, 33, has died.Indeni secretary Stephen Sinyinza and Norman’s younger brother Christopher confirmed the death in separate interviews yesterday. Sinyinza said the former Power Dynamos midfielder passed on in the early hours of yesterday at Wusakile Mine Hospital in Kitwe.READ MORE