News & Events

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

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...

Field Days are the MOST convincing way to spread the message about Conservation Farming. We don't hold them on immaculate, perfectly manicured Demo Plots. No, we hold them on the fields of ordinary farmers who have successfully adopted the technology. These are farmers who face...

The CFU is organizing over 5,000 Field days between March and April, held on adopters fields. These showcase what CF can do under ordinary resource and weather conditions. The Schedule attached has thousands of small Field days listed, as well as larger Field days hosted...