- by Patricia Mbewe on 16 Oct 2017by Zondiwe Mbewe on 16 Oct 2017by Mukosha Funga on 16 Oct 2017by Sipilisiwe Ncube on 16 Oct 2017
- Goal Diggers
- by Mukosha Funga on 16 Oct 2017by Mirriam Chabala on 14 Oct 2017by Zondiwe Mbewe on 13 Oct 2017by Zondiwe Mbewe on 13 Oct 2017
- by Mukosha Funga on 16 Oct 2017by Diggers Reporter on 13 Oct 2017by Diggers Reporter on 13 Oct 2017by Diggers Reporter on 11 Oct 2017
- Editor's Choice
- by By Dr Canisius Banda on 9 Oct 2017by Brig Gen Godfrey Miyanda on 3 Oct 2017by Chishimba Kambwili on 24 Sep 2017by Diggers Editor on 22 Sep 2017
- by Aleksander Pichkur on 16 Oct 2017by Sipilisiwe Ncube on 16 Oct 2017by William Chileshe on 13 Oct 2017by Diggers Reporter on 12 Oct 2017
- Guest Diggers
- by Sishuwa Sishuwa on 14 Sep 2017by Guest Digger on 8 Sep 2017by Sishuwa Sishuwa on 3 Sep 2017by Sishuwa Sishuwa on 4 Aug 2017
Agritech Expo will highlight need for diversification – ZNFUBy Sipilisiwe Ncube on 25 Apr 2017
Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) Media Liaison and Public Relations officer Calvin Kaleyi says this year’s Agritech Expo show will highlight the importance of diversification in agriculture.
In a statement, Kaleyi said the expo which will run from April 27 to 29 would also help exhibitors grow their businesses.
“This Business to Business agricultural platform is expected to help visitors and exhibitors alike to grow their businesses and increase profits and also create networks with industry professionals and new business and service suppliers,” Kaleyi stated.
“His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zambia, Mr Edgar Lungu, is expected to make policy statements that will underpin his call for agricultural diversification as a catalyst to economic growth and poverty reduction.”
Kaleyi stated also stated that the expo would also unveil some of the latest agricultural technologies.
“The Expo will unveil (a) latest agricultural technologies and solutions (b) 21 crop trials; where among other things, crop yields will be compared and agro chemical trials will be conducted live (c) 200 local and international exhibitions (d) 18 knowledge packed workshops, including an army worm workshop, commercial farmers’ training workshop and an interactive workshop (e) A Technology Park (f) Massive show discounts and show deals and (g) international pavilions will showcase their agricultural technologies,” stated Kaleyi.
About Sipilisiwe Ncube
Sipilisiwe Ncube is a Zambian journalist with a background in radio news.
Email: sipilisiwe [at] diggers [dot] news
- UPND demands formal invitation for HH to attend prayer day - 16 Oct 2017
- US Embassy give $55,000 grant to 6 Zambian communities - 16 Oct 2017
- Chiefs must help heal Zambia, not aggravate division – Shakumbila - 15 Oct 2017
- PF picked the worst candidate from those who wanted to succeed Sata – Laura - 14 Oct 2017
- Zuma relives emotional memories of O.R Tambo - 13 Oct 2017
Subscribe for email alerts
Weekly Most Digged
- «October 2017»
- October 2017
- September 2017
- August 2017
- July 2017
- June 2017
- May 2017
- April 2017
- March 2017
- February 2017
- January 2017
- December 2016
- November 2016
- October 2016
The News Diggers
Plot No. Lus/9812/649-MC8
off Alex Chola Road
P.O. Box 32147
Telephone or WhatsApp:
+26-097-7708285, 095-3424603, 096-5815078
diggers [at] diggers [dot] news
editor [at] diggers [dot] news
Send this to a friend