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Date：Jan. 14, 2021 Category：Science&Research
The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) has developed new maize hybrid varieties showing promising resistance to the destructive fall army...
Date：Nov. 21, 2019 Category：Products
Steps are being taken to fight fall armyworm, an invasive species from the Americas that arrived in AFrica in 2016 and which has spread across the continent att...
Date：Oct. 9, 2019 Category：Regulations
Zimbabwe’s has adopted a new strategic plan on native agricultural crops and wild plants that will, among other things, protect the rights of small farmers to ...
Date：Jun. 25, 2019 Category：Companies
SEED Co says it intends to commission its long awaited Artificial Maize Seed Drier locally in February 2020 with a further objective to spread the technology to...
Date：Apr. 16, 2018 Category：Products
Seed Co, Zimbabwe's biggest supplier of a variety of certified crop seeds, has introduced a new climate smart variety of maize seed known as SC 649.
Date：Mar. 5, 2018 Category：Companies
THE Africa Seed Trade Association (AFSTA) has set itself a 2025 target to eliminate the prevalence of fake seed on the continent as part efforts to boost farm p...
Date：Dec. 20, 2017 Category：Markets
Zimbabwe has introduced cotton hybrid seeds with potential to improve yields by as much as 45 percent when compared with the traditional varieties, an official ...
Date：Mar. 23, 2017 Category：Markets
The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) is to spend millions of dollars acquiring specialised trap kits to control the spread of the fall armyworm, an invas...
Date：Jul. 29, 2016 Category：Regulations
The African Union (AU) and AfricaSeeds, an AU agency in charge of the seed sector, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to alleviate poverty through ...
Date：Jun. 6, 2016 Category：Markets
TOBACCO seed sales in the year to date have dropped 64 percent compared to the same period last year and this may lead to reduced crop size in the 2016/17 seaso...
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Date：Apr. 13, 2016 Category：Companies
Seed Co Zimbabwe has introduced new fast growing seed varieties to mitigate against the effects of climate change,
Date：Dec. 18, 2008 Category：Regulations