Zambia partners with USAID in commissioning first hybrid maize seed export to DRC

ZAMBIA – Zambian government in partnership with the South African Development Community (SADC) Secretariat and the USAID have commissioned the first hybrid maize seed export from Zambia to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). This […]

Zim’s Seed Co mulls rice, potato seed production to boost local production

ZIMBABWE – Seed Co Limited said it is considering venturing into rice and potato seed production as it seeks to help the country reduce its huge import bill arising from the crops, reports The Herald. […]

Seed Co to invest US$10m in drying facilities to increase efficiency

ZIMBABWE – Zimbabwe’s largest seed producer, Seed Co Limited, is to develop seed drying facilities at total investment cost of US$10 million which will expedite delivery of seed into the market and cut down losses, […]

Seed Co’s Eleven Tonne Plus Club Promotion achieves significant yields

ZIMBABWE – Zimbabwe listed certified seed company, Seed Co has said that its farmer-focused productivity initiative, Eleven Tonne Plus Club Promotion has achieved significant yields since its inception. The program which targets commercial farmers for […]

Zimbabwe’s Seed Co lists on Botswana Stock Exchange to help raise US$19m funding

BOTSWANA – Zimbabwe’s largest seed maker Seed Co Limited has partially reduced its operations by the primary listing of Seed Co International on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE). The seed company will also get a […]