Farmers decry lack of quality seeds, inputs

Farmers here have cited lack of proper channels to access quality seeds and other inputs as a major obstacle constraining their efforts to achieve economic growth.

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2 years ago

TheCitizen

EDITORIAL: AVAIL QUALITY SEEDS TO LIBERATE OUR FARMERS

Quality seeds are unquestionably the basic input for increasing agricultural output. Effectiveness of other inputs like fertilisers and irrigation depends largely on improved seeds.

 

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BBC

Lack of seeds limits African yields

An assessment of smallholder farmers' access to seeds says greater engagement from global seed companies would help boost yields and food security.

 

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TheCitizen

Farmers want action on fake inputs sellers

Farmers in the region have challenged the government to take  tough action against traders selling counterfeit farm inputs.

 

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TheCitizen

Residents decry for lack of electricty

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Ippmedia

Fake inputs incur farmers in Kishapu losses

Residents of Kishapu district in Shinyanga region face shortage of food caused by some inputs companies distributing fake seeds incurring farmers losses in last years planting season.

Day n Time: Monday 8:00 PMStation: CAPITAL TV

 

3 years ago

TheCitizen

JPM warns against poor quality cotton seeds

President John Magufuli has warned ginneries against selling substandard cotton seeds to farmers.

 

2 years ago

Ippmedia

Farmers want government to address problem of fake agriculture inputs

Farmers in the country have expressed concern on the continuing problem of distribution of fake agriculture inputs which has incurred them heavy losses caused by poor harvests.

Day n Time: Friday 08:00 PMStation: CAPITAL TV

 

2 years ago

TheCitizen

Farmers in worry over seeds crisis

Residents in Mwanza this week expressed concern over the continued lack of millet seeds even as they strive to grow drought resistant crops.

 

2 years ago

TheCitizen

Farmers urged to use improved seeds

Agricultural productivity could rise significantly if the farmers stick to use of improved seeds recommended by researchers, according to an expert.

 

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