Milk production in July increases 5%

Milk production increased 4.84% in July to 6.5 million litres which is two thirds of the country's monthly requirements of 10 million litres. According to the latest Zimbabwe Dairy Services stati...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 September 2020


Zimbabwe milk output increases to 52.51 mln litres in 8 months to August

Zimbabwe's raw milk production in the first 8 months to August rose 10% to 52.51 million litres from 47.84 million litres recorded in the same period last year. However, the output is still 56% below ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 October 2019


Raw milk production projected to grow by 12% in 2018

ZIMBABWE'S raw milk production is projected to grow by an average of 12% in 2018, buoyed by government's dairy revitalisation programme which aims at increasing the national herd, an official has said...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 July 2018


MDC Alliance: Pitfalls of running without 'mother's milk of politics'

"DADDY, I think Chamisa will be defeated by ZEC. He can't win this election," my seven-year-old daughter said to me last week. "What do you mean?" I asked her. "Isn't it that Chamisa and ZEC are going...

By Bishop | Published: 15 July 2018


Milk imports decline

Investments made in the dairy sector at both farm and processing level coupled with the implementation of SI64, have seen the amount spent on importation of milk and milk-based products reduce signifi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 July 2018


Candidate promises bacon, egg and milk

New Patriotic Front presidential candidate Mr Tendai Peter Munyanduri has promised in his election manifesto to provide a balanced diet for every Zimbabwean, which includes egg, bacon and milk for eve...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 June 2018


Dairiboard strategises to up milk output

DAIRIBOARD Holdings says it is pursuing a number of initiatives to increase output and consolidate profitability riding on positive gains achieved in 2017.In full year financial results for the period...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 March 2018


Milk production up in 10 months

ZIMBABWE'S raw milk production increased by 0,4% to 54,47 million litres in the 10 months to October, compared to the same period last year, latest figures show.According to figures from the Ministry ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 December 2017


Zimbabwe milk production up

Milk production for the month of July rose 6,2 percent to 5 810 176 litres compared to 5 471 113 litres in the period a year ago. This is the highest milk production achieved so far as the sector is b...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 August 2017


Milk production to double by 2022

The Zimbabwe Association of Diary Farmers (ZADF) anticipates to double milk production by 2022.This came out at the 4th annual general meeting currently underway in Nyanga.ZADF national chairman Mr Em...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 July 2017


'Zimbabwe to stop milk imports in 3 years'

The Zimbabwe Association of Dairy Farmers (ZADF) says 85 percent of milk consumed by citizens is imported, a situation that has forced government to come up with a policy to stop milk imports in three...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 June 2015


Dendairy to commission two packaging machines

KWEKWE–based dairy processor, Dendairy, is set to commission two new packaging machines for aseptic production of dairy products.Aseptic processing is the process by which germ-free products are pac...

By Lovemore Zigara | Published: 23 July 2014


Zim raw milk production marginally up

RAW milk production in Zimbabwe increased slightly to 4,58 million litres in October from 4,57 million the previous month, figures released by the Dairy Services Department in the Ministry of Agricult...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 December 2013


Govt urged to introduce levy on imported milk

The Government should consider introducing a 25 percent levy on milk imports to protect the local dairy sector, an industry player said on Friday. Zimbabwe consumes at least 10 million litres of milk ...

By New Ziana. | Published: 04 December 2013


Milk plant set up in Kwekwe

Local dairy farmers are set to benefit from the setting up of a new $7 million milk processing plant in Kwekwe.The dairy plant, which has the capacity to process 3 million litres of milk products per ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 December 2013


Raw milk producers to miss annual target

The National Association of Dairy Farmers (NADF) has said Zimbabwe will miss its 2013 raw milk production target of 70 million litres due to various constraints farmers faced.This year's milk target w...

By New Ziana | Published: 18 November 2013


Dairibord seeks to replace outdated milk machine

Dairibord will spend $600 000 to procure a new ultra-high temperature (UHT) milk machine from Finland, which is expected to boost production capacity.Dairibord COO Themba Mutsvairo told an investors ...

By Financial Express | Published: 10 June 2013


Zimbabwe improves on raw milk production

Raw milk production in Zimbabwe increased slightly in the first two months of the year compared to the same period last year as most farmers intensified operations while new ones joined the industry...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2013

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