Government of Zimbabwe adopts seed enrichment

Zimbabwe’s Minister of Health and Child Care David Parirenyatwa, has called for the crafting of a policy compelling food processors to add micro nutrients such as iron, zinc, vitamin A and vitamin B into their products during the production process. The Livelihoods and Food Security Programme (LFSP) is already ahead of addressing this need by … Continue reading Government of Zimbabwe adopts seed enrichment

Commercialisation of Smallholder Seed Production

Zimbabwe Super Seeds (ZSS) co-operative company is commercializing small holder seed production. Working in Mutasa and Makoni districts, ZSS activities will benefit 500 small holder farmers in contract farming of groundnut, maize and sugar bean seed production. To empower these farmers to become self sufficient, ZSS will provide foundation seed, seed agronomy, handling and management … Continue reading Commercialisation of Smallholder Seed Production

New bio-fortified crop demonstration and taste testing programme

GOAL and Welthugerhilfe will implement a bio-fortified crop demonstration and taste testing programme in Makoni district. The successful implementation of this project will inform the development of similar programmes in other districts. For further information, contact Daniel Matimba, Palladium's Monitoring, Evaluation and Knowledge Management Manager, +263 4 290 6821 or daniel.matimba@thepalladiumgroup.com