Mungwi District receives 4000 by 50 kg bags of D-compound fertilizer

0

 

 

 

Mungwi District receives 4000 by 50 kg bags of D-compound fertilizer

 

Mungwi,  July 3, 2013, ZANIS…. About 4000 by 50 kg bags of D-compound fertilizers have arrived in Mungwi district.

 

 

And this development has elated Mungwi District Commissioner Joyce Chanda.

 

 

Mrs. Chanda said the Patriotic Front (PF) government was determined to ensuring that fertilizers reach all districts in the country before the on sate of the rains.

 

 

ZANIS reports that the District Commissioner said this in an interview in Mungwi District , today.

 

 

She said her district alone expected to receive a total of 27000 by 50 kg of both urea and D-compound fertilizers.

 

 

 

Mrs. Chanda said that government would ensure that the fertilizer distribution exercise runs smoothly this faming season.

 

 

 

She  said the Patriotic Front (PF) government was determined to ensuring that fertilizers reach all districts in the country before the on sate of the rains.

 

 

 

She said Mungwi district alone is expected to receive a total of 27000 by 50 kg of both urea and D-compound fertilizers.

 

 

 

Mrs. Chanda said government was aware of the difficulties that characterised last year’s distribution of fertilizers adding that government would ensure that the fertilizer distribution exercise runs smoothly this faming season.

 

 

A spot check  at Chipya shed today found a track for Nitrogen Chemicals of Zambia (NCZ) offloading the commodity.

 

 

 

And district agricultural coordinator, Jacob Shawa has announced that the district would soon advertise for the engagement of transporters to distribute this year’s inputs.

 

 

 

Mr.  Shawa said his office was geared to work within the time frame stipulated by government within which inputs should be distributed in the country.

 

 

 

He said the distribution of inputs to various parts of the district would commence once successful transporters were selected.

 

 

 

Mr. Shawa was quick to point out that Nitrogen Chemical of Zambia has opened a branch in Mungwi for easy monitoring of the distribution of inputs under their charge.

 

 

He revealed that Niombo Investments LTD has also transported the D-compound to various depots in the district.

SHARE

NO COMMENTS

LEAVE A REPLY