Wonter Wheat season preps

Yolanda Simango |  1 year ago | local

Preparations for the winter wheat farming season for farmers under Nyakomba and Nyamaropa irrigation schemes in Nyanga district has begun with training of farmers on agronomic practices to boost wheat production underway. Zimbabwe Farmers Union Nyanga District Chairperson, Ezeria Masamvu said due to poor yield on maize production, farmers have started land preparation for winter wheat further calling for early disbursement of inputs for farmers to plant on time. A target of 75 000 hectares to produce 383 tonnes of wheat this winter is expected with farmers under CBZ -Agro yield expected to start receiving inputs this month.