Malawi: Pres Banda launches K6.8bn ‘Feed the Future’

Pres Joyce BandaLILONGWE–President Joyce Banda said Thursday there’s need for farmers to improve the quality of their products for the agriculture sector to forge ahead.

Banda was speaking during the launch of Integrating Nutrition in Value Chains Project (INVCP) designed to deliver Feed the Future and Global Health Initiatives in Tidi Village, Traditional Authority Chimutu in Lilongwe.
“This is a good step if we are to increase the competitiveness of crops and daily farm value chains to mitigate food insecurity and increase incomes of the rural poor,” Banda said, adding that the project would help in facilitating improvements in productivity through Soil and Water Management practices.


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