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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Cash in big with Green mealies this winter

John Bhasera Gocha/green mealies production is one venture with a very lucrative Return On Investment (ROI), which farmers can consider in irrigation schemes, A2, A1,...

National Foods re-submits bid to merge with Profeeds

National Foods re-submits bid to merge with Profeeds Tinashe Makichi HARARE - National Foods, a Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed company, has reportedly restructured its proposed $10 million...

Zim stocks up Mahindra tractors as farm mechanisation gains momentum 

HARARE - The world’s largest tractor manufacturer, Mahindra, has started bringing in the first batch of the 3000 tractors into Zimbabwe as part of...

Barclays Bank reaches out to 30 000 young farmers

Barclays Bank Zimbabwe has managed to reach out to more than 30 000 young farmers in a partnership programme with the Zimbabwe Farmers Union...

Zim pays $200m to ex-commercial farmers

Livingstone Marufu Government has so far paid $200 million as compensation to former commercial farmers whose land it acquired for resettlement, but was protected under the...

Zim in a $195m dilemma

… White former famers want their pound of flesh Bernard Mpofu The government’s efforts to resolve long-standing disputes over the land reform programme suffered a major...

British investor delegation meets Pres Mnangagwa

HARARE -  President Emmerson Mnangagwa today met a team of 22 investment companies from the United Kingdom, which is in the country exploring investment opportunities...

Maize harvest forecast at 900 000t…

LIVINGSTONE MARUFU ZIMBABWE expects to harvest 900 000 tonnes of maize this year. This is an upward revision from the 800 000 tonnes initially forecast but is below...

Zimbabwe to host African Cotton Forum

Zimbabwe will host the 14th Southern and Eastern African Cotton Forum (SEACF) following a proposal in 2014 that the Southern Africa country should be...

Natfoods invests $10mln into contract farming

LIVINGSTONE MARUFU Listed agro-industrial firm, National Foods has invested $10 million, through Paperhole Investments (PHI) Commodities, towards contract farming for the 2018-2019 summer cropping...