Cotton marketing season roars to life next week

Josephine Nyamwanza |  3 months ago | top

The cotton marketing season will begin next week with necessary equipment needed by farmers put in place. In an interview, Cotton Company of Zimbabwe Managing Director Mr Pious Manamike said his organization has secured funds to pay farmers upon delivery further encouraging them to desist from side marketing. Cotton is one of the country’s strategic crops which is a source of livelihood for more than 500 000 families who have benefited under the Presidential Free Inputs Scheme.