Agriculture Minister MICHAEL KATAMBO has expressed optimism that the country is poised for a bumper harvest this year.
Mr. KATAMBO says despite flush floods recorded in most farming areas, he is confident that the country will record a favorable harvest.
He has disclosed that he will on May 1st, 2021 announce the crop focus survey to avail the country of the actual harvest figures.
Meanwhile, Mr. KATAMBO has urged farmers not to sell all their produce but reserve for household consumption.
He said farmers should only sell surplus produce to safeguard household food security.