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Grow Own Stockfeed, Dairy Farmers Urged

13 August 2019

ZIMBABWE - Dairy farmers in Manicaland have been urged to grow and stash their own stockfeed to counter increasing prices of commercial stockfeed.

In an interview, Zimbabwe Farmers’ Union (ZFU) provincial manager Mr Daniel Mungazi said farmers should learn to grow livestock feed.

"It is now high time our farmers to go for home-grown feed in order to reduce the production costs.

"There is need to conduct trainings on the establishment of fodder crops which are also effective on feeding livestock," said Mr Mungazi.

He urged farmers to engage in farming activities that create business for them as well as increasing stockfeed.

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Source: The Herald

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