Low water levels  in Mumwemwe dam

Mumwemwe dam visit

  DAY TWO FIELD VISIT Date 20 February 2016 Day 2 Mumwemwe dam wall was raised and widened as a way of increasing the capacity. Stone pitching was done on both side and at the top to reduce cattle traction. 8 silt traps were constructed to reduce siltation of the dam. The dam benefits 425

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Murove irrigation visit

DAY TWO FIELD VISIT Date 20 February 2016 Day 2 Murove irrigation LED Representative Mrs. Artzinger Mr. Masukume the Programme Managing Director, Mrs. Mbiza the Training and Community Development Manager and Mr. Tawanda Shonhiwa the field officer visited Murove irrigation to assess project progress. The project members planted green maize in December 2016 using irrigation

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Njipa Dam and Garden Visit

Date 19 February 2016 Day 1 Njipa Dam and Garden Visit The team visited the third project for the day. LED funded Njipa dam from the ground. A 1 ha garden was constructed and is fenced. It has 70 members cropping maize and rape vegetables. The community was also very thankful as the dam is

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MUSAVERIMA OPV FARMER VISIT TO MACHAVA HOMESTEAD

The team visit one of the project on Open pollinated Varieties(OPV) in ward 3 of Mwenezi in Musaverima area. LED is funding the farmer program to produce seed and pass on the next farmer. The program involve the training of farmer in drought resistant seeds, short term varieties and legumes in order to mitigate the

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Visit to Matande Garden

Date 19 February 2016 Day 1 MATANDE GARDEN VISIT LED Representative Mrs. Artzinger , Mrs. Mbiza the Training and Community Development Manager and Mr. Paul Nherera the Monitoring and Information Manager visited the Matande mini- irrigation to see how the dam filled after it was scooped in November –December 2015.The dam was full and the

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