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Press Releases from Agritech Expo Zambia (18 total)

Country pavilions from China, Czech Rep., EU, Germany, Italy, Nordics and UK at …

The upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia has more international pavilions than any previous edition. This year’s outdoor farming exhibition taking place from 11-13 April at GART in Chisamba, will feature specialised farming products, services and technology with country pavilions and stands from the European Union, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, the Nordic countries and from China and Thailand. “This is a very good indication of Agritech’s growing regional and

Agritech Expo Zambia welcomes iDE Zambia in Chisamba in April

The main challenge faced by farmers in the agri sector is limited and sometimes lack of access to finance or financial products that will facilitate the adoption of technologies, and effectively participate in markets. This is according to Sylvester Kalonge, Country Director, iDE Zambia, who have just come on board as a silver sponsor for the upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia, taking place in Chisamba from 11-13 April 2019. “iDE Zambia has

Agritech Expo Zambia launches its free AgriTEACH workshop programme line-up!

The full workshop programme has been launched for the free AgriTEACH training sessions at Agritech Expo Zambia that is taking place in Chisamba from 11-13 April 2019. AgriTEACH workshops are focused on skills development, aimed at addressing current farming challenges and offer practical, smart and innovative solutions to ensure quality farming and maximum production, season after season. Farmers will have the opportunity to attend multiple workshop sessions taking place across

Country pavilions to bring latest farming technology to Agritech Expo Zambia in …

“Mechanisation is the key to the farming business of the 21st century and will definitely have positive effects like higher outputs, generate more income for the farmer itself and the society. When it comes to the buying of inputs and equipment, the label ‘Made in Germany’ is one that evokes perceptions of quality, efficiency and trust. This is according to Martin Botzian, Head of Communication, DLG International GmbH, and conveners

Agritech Expo Zambia celebrates 6th birthday in Chisamba in April!

'Agritech Expo Zambia 2019 promises more agro technology and innovation advancements as the event continues to unveil the future for our agriculture, says Mr Jervis Zimba, President of the Zambia National Farmers’ Union (ZNFU), the owners of the event that returns to Chisamba from 11-13 April 2019. The success story as the largest agricultural showcase that is Agritech Expo Zambia is a great source of pride for the ZNFU. Last

Zambian President Lungu officially opens Agritech Expo Zambia next week as ZNFU …

The Zambian President, H.E. Edgar Lungu, will attend the official opening of the Agritech Expo Zambia outdoor farming exhibition that returns for the fifth time to Chisamba from 12-14 April. The event is expected to attract more than 22-thousand visitors this year and will feature some 270 local and international agri equipment and services suppliers. The theme of the President’s address during the opening ceremony on Friday, 13 April, will

Agritech Expo Zambia partners with well-known online agri community: Small Scale …

The active online agri community called the Small Scale Farmers – Farming as a Business - on Facebook will have a strong presence as official partners of the upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia in Chisamba this year. The outdoor farming exhibition returns for the fifth time to Chisamba from 12-14 April and is expected to attract more than 22-thousand visitors this year and will feature some 270 local and international agri

Latest livestock services, farming innovations and skills training at Agritech E …

A strong focus on livestock, live equipment demonstrations, nethouse and aquaculture showcases and free AgriTEACH interactive training workshops are just some of the exciting, new features that will be available to experience to the more than 22 000 visitors that are expected at the fifth Agritech Expo Zambia exhibition at Chisamba from 12-14 April 2018. “Farming and all that it entails is an ever evolving, developing and extremely innovative industry

International pavilions at Agritech Expo Zambia confirm Zambia’s agri potentia …

What makes the agricultural sector in Zambia exciting? “Simply said, almost endless possibilities, replies H.E. Mr. Timo Olkkonen, the Ambassador of Finland to Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi. The Finland country pavilion is one of several international pavilions at the upcoming, multi-award winning Agritech Expo Zambia, returning to Chisamba from 12-14 April for the fifth time. “In recent years, Zambia has witnessed a strong economic growth, Ambassador Olkkonen adds, “and the outlook

Agritech Expo Zambia wins third prestigious AAXO ROAR Trade & Consumer Exhibitio …

The iconic farming expo in Chisamba, Agritech Expo Zambia, won its third AAXO ROAR* Award in Johannesburg earlier this month. The ROAR* Awards honoured excellence in the exhibition and events industry on the continent during 2017. The awards are organised by the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO). *ROAR = Respect, Opportunities, Achievement, Recognition For the second year in a row, Agritech Expo Zambia won the ROAR award for Best Africa Bound

Calling all farmers for the fifth Agritech Expo Zambia in Chisamba in April!

“Agritech Expo Zambia has been embraced by the farming community and every year we look forward to bringing new features, new technologies, more country pavilions and more free training and knowledge sharing to add value to each and every farmer’s operation, says Emmanuelle Nicholls, event director of Agritech Expo Zambia which returns to Chisamba from 12-14 April this year for the fifth time. This year the event at GART is

Zambian farming community embraces Agritech Expo Zambia as fourth edition is ano …

“Agritech Expo Zambia lived up to its hype and scored another resounding success, thanks to the event organisers, Spintelligent, our cooperating partners, sponsors and, above all, government for the massive support.” This is according to Jervis Zimba, President of the Zambia National Farmers’ Union (ZNFU), the owners of the award-winning, professional outdoor farming expo Agritech Expo Zambia which returned to Chisamba for its fourth edition last month. The event featured

ZNFU: Zero rate agriculture needed to make Zambia breadbasket

“The only way we can achieve the status of being a breadbasket is to zero rate agriculture” says Mr Jervis Zimba, President of the Zambia National Farmers’ Union (ZNFU), the owners of the upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia, in Chisamba from 27-29 April. In the run-up to the fourth edition of the massive open air farming exhibition in the heart of Zambia’s farming hub, Mr Zimba says the main challenge facing

Armyworm, aquaculture and other exciting and interactive workshops and demos at …

The upcoming Agritech Expo at GART in Chisamba will once again offer free workshops offering practical advice as well as live demonstrations to help farmers combat challenges such as the armyworm, explore new technologies such as aquaculture as well as learn from experts on improving efficiency of operations and yields on their farms. The award-winning event returns to Chisamba for the fourth time this year from 27-29 April. Armyworm and aquaculture The

Big increase in international pavilions at Agritech Expo Zambia shows global exc …

The upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia in Chisamba from 27-29 April will feature a record number of six international pavilions from strong farming countries Germany, the UK, the Netherlands, France, the Czech Republic and Zimbabwe, each showcasing their own specialised products and services to the agri community. “For four years now the German Agricultural Society has been involved in Agritech Expo Zambia” says Martin Botzian, Head of Communication at DLG International

AFGRI platinum sponsor at Agritech Expo Zambia in Chisamba in April

As in previous years, Agritech Expo Zambia enjoys extensive support from the agri industry with the well-known supplier AFGRI Corporation Ltd., the sole John Deere distributor in Zambia, returning as platinum sponsors again. “The annual Agritech Expo is very important for all agricultural suppliers in Zambia” says Mr Willie Dietrechsen, Country Manager for the Equipment business at AFGRI Corporation Ltd. He adds: “the expo is the only national showcase for

Large South African presence at Agritech Expo in April indicates strong interest …

“Zambia is an exciting market to explore, not just for South African suppliers to the agriculture sector, but also for South African farmers” says Liam Beckett, commercial director for the upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia. The award-winning event is owned by the Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) and returns to Chisamba for the fourth time this year from 27-29 April. He adds: “in certain sectors the South African market has become saturated

Award-winning Agritech Expo Zambia returns to Chisamba in April as agri sector c …

“As Zambian agriculture continues moving with changing times and environment, so does our Agritech Expo. Farmers should brace themselves for yet another awe-inspiring agribusiness and agricultural technology and B2B platform” says an excited Mr Coillard Hamusimbi, the Head of Services and Agribusiness for the Zambia National Farmers Union, the owners of the upcoming Agritech Expo Zambia. The award-winning event returns to Chisamba for the fourth time this year from 27-29