The Food Reserve Agency has announced it will in this year’s crop marketing season pay K110 for a 50kg bag of white maize. The Agency has also fixed the price of a 50kg bag of Soya Beans at K150 and paddy rice at K70 for a 40kg bag.
How much is a 50Kg bag of maize in Zambia 2020?
As at end of November 2020, maize grain prices were averaging ZMW 120 -130/50Kg bag in most parts of the country.
How much is a bag of maize seed in Zambia?
The price of certified maize seed in Zambia has gone up to K365 for a 10 kg bag from K300, while a 25 kg bag now fetches K820 from the earlier K760.
How much is a bag of maize?
Compared to last year, the price increased between 15 to 20 percent. But checking through the markets (like Kaduna Central market) in the North where it is largely produced, the prices are fairly cheap as a bag costs between N13,500 and N14,000.
How much is a bag of rice in Zambia?
A kg of Rice in Zambia is around USD 9.44 in Lusaka and Kitwe, packed and ready for export. The price in ZMW currency is 0.0017936. The prices of rice in Zambia per tonne for the years 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 were US$ 526.91, US$ 523.68, US$ 274.04 and US$ 196.66 respectively.
How much is a bag of soya beans in Zambia?
Zambia soya beans wholesale price
In 2021, the approximate price range for Zambia Soya Beans is between US$ 0.47 and US$ 0.38 per kilogram or between US$ 0.21 and US$ 0.17 per pound(lb). The price in Zambian Kwacha is ZMW 2447.93 per kg. The average price for a tonne is US$ 465.11 in Kitwe and Lusaka.
Who is the MInister of agriculture in Zambia 2019?
Ministerial Statement on the Ministry of Agriculture Preparations for 2019/ 2020 Farmer Input Support Programme by the MInister of Agriculture, Hon. Michael Katombo, MP, presented to the House on Wednesday, 17th July, 2019.
How many kg of maize will 1 hectare of land?
According to Ibikunle, the plant population determines profitability, and that no fewer than 20,000 kernels of maize should be planted on one acre, or approximately 52,000 stands on maize should be planted on one hectare of land.
How many bags of fertilizer do you need per acre of maize?
Maize Fertilizer Requirements Per Acre
Maize can easily achieve 9 tons/ha (40 bags per acre) with the right agronomy and adequate moisture, but it does require adequate nutrition to achieve this. The amount of fertilizer required is best calculated by multiplying the target yield in tons per hectare, by 20-25 Kg.
How many bags of maize can a 10kg seed produce?
A farmer who buys 10 kg of medium maturing maize seed at K260 may only produce 9.5 metric tonnes of maize per hectare which is 190 by 50 kg bags as compared to the farmer who plants 10 kg of late maturing seed at K760 with potential harvest of 14 metric tonnes or 280 bags of maize per hectare under good management.
How many kg is a bag of maize?
White Maize Corn, Packaging: 50 kg/bag.
How much is a bag of Garri 2021?
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|Carton of Noodles||Golden Penny||1700|
|Bag of Garri||Ijebu||14500|
|Bag of Garri||White||10500|
|Bag of Garri||Yellow||11000|
How many bags of maize makes a tone?
How many bag in 1 ton? The answer is 21.276595744681. We assume you are converting between bag [portland cement] and ton [short, US]. You can view more details on each measurement unit: bag or ton The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
How many KGS is a Meda?
MEDA introduced 100 kg airtight storage bags as an alternative to traditional fabric bags. These airtight bags offer protection from insects, other contaminants, and maintain moisture content.
Where is nakonde rice grown?
Yes it’s cultivated in Chama, Muchinga province.