14K Euros grant for dairy project for Bende farmers

Lawrence Lifa |  9 months ago | top

Young farmers in Bende in Nyanga district have received a 14 thousand euros grant from the European Union to set up a dairy farming project in the area. Speaking on the side-lines of the Zimbabwe Youth Agripreneurship Summit in Mutare recently, ZFU Manicaland Youth Chairperson Tatenda Mutamba said apart from producing dairy products for export, the dairy project will create employment for many youths in Nyanga. Meanwhile, Mutamba bemoaned the state of the road from Nyanga to Bende saying it has contributed to low pricing of their crops that they produce.