Archive for August 2012

Zaka Super Seeds Produce Certified Seeds

29 August 2012 Follow the link for more info... In collaboration with the SDC funded Harmonized Seed Security Protocols project, SAMP has facilitated the establishment of a smallholder community seed company called Zaka Super Seeds. The company provides a market-based solution to the availability and accessibility of high-yield seeds to farmers. Run by smallholder farmers, the company works with agro dealers across the Zaka district. The agro dealers have been mobilized and trained to sell the locally produced and packaged seeds, and offer advice to customers about how best to grow seed crops. Seeds ...