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April 28th, 2017 / The Herald, South Africa

Zimbabwe and the southern Africa region should take advantage of the recent good rains to beef up its irrigation infrastructure, tapping into the vast water bodies in order to increase yields and global competitiveness in agriculture.

Irrigation industry expert Edwin Mungure who is also Sales and Marketing manager at Almin Metal Industries said; “the region needs to boost its irrigation infrastructure to make good use of its water bodies and to combat the effects of climate change.”

This comes as Government is in the process of establishing a National Mechanisation and Irrigation Authority of Zimbabwe to maximise the utilisation of the country’s agricultural land and water resources to enhance food production and ensure the country attains self-sufficiency. Read more