Binga communities to benefit from USD100 000 CAMPFIRE irrigation project

ADMORE MBONDA |  11 months ago | local

BINGA communities are set to benefit from the USD 100-000 irrigation project which has seen three irrigation schemes namely Lungwalala in ward 15 of Kariyangwe under chief Siansali,Tyaba under chief Simupa and Nabusenga irrigation scheme in Sinansengwe getting a share of the funding from the CAMPFIRE Association of Zimbabwe in partnership with Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area. 

The project is set to benefit more than 600 farmers with a combined harvest of more than 700 hactares of maize expected this season. 

Addressing stakeholders and farmers gathered for the 2022 Field Day at Lungwalala Irrigation scheme in Kariyangwe Tuesday,Binga District agritex officer Pedias Ndlovu said the project would empower the Binga communities.