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Supporting investment in smallholding farmer irrigation schemes, targeting to facilitate irrigation of at least 200 hectares per administrative district.

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Gwayi-Shangani Construction in Matabeleland North Province

https://www.veritaszim.net/node/5239     

Aug. 31, 2021

The government is constructing the Gwayi-Shangani Dam in Matabeleland North Province. The dam will be the third-largest inland dam in Zimbabwe and will supply Bulawayo Metropolitan Province, Hwange and Binga communities. Currently, the project is approximately 40% completion.

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Government distributed 80 Centre Pivots to deserving farmers

herald.co.zw

    

Jan. 11, 2019

Acting President Constantino Chiwenga, launched the second phase of the centre pivot irrigation facility under a special maize production initiative being spearheaded by Government in partnership with Pedstock Investments, indicating only deserving farmers should benefit from the scheme.