Regional seed manufacturer Seed Co Limited seeks to raise $19 million through a partial unbundling, which will also result in separate listings of its regional operations.
Several studies have shown that stored grain losses can cost farmers 25-30% of their yield for the season in most cases due to high moisture, pest damage, fungal/bacterial infections, and rodent damage.
The Seed Co Full Year Results Analyst Briefing for 2018 held at the Royal Harare Golf Club on 1 June 2018 was presented by the Group Finance Director, Mr. John Matorofa & the Group CEO Mr. Morgan Nzwere in the presence of executives, financial analysts and the media.
NAMPO Harvest Day is one of the largest agricultural exhibitions and our MD Mr Zaranyika during a send-off yesterday at Royal Club told lead farmers to go and learn from the market leaders in South Africa.
It is my great pleasure and honour to welcome and thank you all for coming to our Annual Commercial Farmers Field Day here at Rattray Arnold Research Station, that was established more than 40 years ago in 1977.
In farming there are many sure ways to achieve low yields & hence reduce ones return on investment (loss). However there are only two ways to insure profitability & high return on investment in farming, the right choice of seed and good agronomic practices.
Farming as a business requires serious planning & commitment in respect to time & resources. It requires a willingness to embrace new technologies which include the use of highbred seeds
With agriculture fast becoming the largest employment sector in Zimbabwe & a lifeline for many surely glamour is the last thing that should be dominating our minds when it comes to agriculture, right?
As Seed Co Zimbabwe we have decided to invest in productivity enhancing initiatives, one of such is the 11 tonne Club, which is an elite club of high achievers especially those who cultivate above ten hectares of maize.