News & Events

We are pretty busy throughout the year – here are some of the events or happenings on our radar.

 Like everyone else in these tumultuous Covid 19 times, the CFU is working hard to try and keep achieving its aims – much of which revolve around getting the farmers of Zambia trained on Conservation Farming and putting it into practice. We recently embarked upon...

Zambia’s Ministry of Agriculture, the Conservation Farming Unit and WWF jointly hosted Zambia’s first Conservation Agriculture Indaba on February 25th and 26th in Lusaka.The aim of the two-day Indaba was to bring together as many of the independent organizations actively promoting CA in Zambia as...

Bayer Zambia and the Conservation Farming Unit came together in the second half of 2019 with the intention to showcase the benefits of using certified hybrid – maize & cotton – seed, herbicides and chemicals in improving productivity at the small scale Farmer level when...

CFU upcoming Field Days – Schedules The CFU has over 6,000 Field Days scheduled for March and April this year - in over 40 Districts – a feat of same the proportions that we have managed to pull off for many years now. Go and attend a...

TRAINING OF TRACTOR OPERATORS AND OWNERS ON OPTIMUM MIN-TILL SERVICE PROVISION CFU Tractor Operator Training. Kaoma. 13.9.19 CFU Tractor Operator Training. Eastern Region. 1.10.19 AKTC assisting with Tractor Operator Training. Kaoma. 13.09.19 During the main training season (June to October/November) each year, the main thrust of the CFU’s efforts goes into...