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Detail

Area
Zimbabwe
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
26/11/2015
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Started the distribution of inputs (seeds and fertilizer) bought under the Presidential Input Support Scheme, which mainly targets vulnerable households. The allocations for the 2015/16 season amounted to USD 28 million, in support of 300 000 vulnerable households. The input support package includes 10 kg of maize/small grain seeds, 50 kg of compound D and 50 kg of ammonium nitrate.