2014/2015 inputs reach Kawambwa
Kawambwa, Aug 6, 2014, ZANIS–Kawambwa has started receiving inputs for the 2014 to 2015 farming season.
District Agriculture Co-odinator Davies Mwansasu confirmed the arrival of the inputs to ZANIS in Kawambwa today.
Mr Mwansasu reveaeds that basal fertilizers started arriving in the district on 9th July and that the district has so far received 13,192 x 50 kilo gram bags out of the expected 25, 900 x 50kg bags.
He however said the 25,600 x 50 kg bags of urea fertilizers have not yet been received in the district .
The DACO said the farming season will open after sensitization and selection of farmers has been done.
Meanwhile the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock has delinked Mwansabombwe from Kawambwa district in the distribution of inputs .
Mr Mwansau urged the farmers in Mwansabombwe district to prepare to purchase the fertilizer as soon as sensitizations have been concluded.