Dairy sector reaps benefits from Govt-private sector close cooperation

Close Government-private sector cooperation has seen dairy production improving by 38 percent in the five years stretching from 2017 to 2022 with milk output jumping from 66 million to 91,4 million litres while cows in milk also increased from 17 968 to 20 000 in 2021, marking an 11 percent rise. In 2018, the Second […]

Heifer imports to up milk production


THE Zimbabwe Association of Dairy Farmers (ZADF) says it will import at least 1 000 heifers next year to boost milk production currently hovering at around six million litres per month, an official has said.

Milk output in frothy 17% surge

Zimbabwe’s national milk production rose 17 percent to 59,01 million litres in the first eight months of 2022 from 50,62 million litres recorded in the same period last year, latest statistics from the Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Fisheries, Water and Rural Development dairy services department show. The country’s raw milk output has reached nearly half […]