FARMERS have begun harvesting their maize and some are already done. And critical after harvesting is storage as farmers can lose their crop due to poor storage. Storage requirements have changed from the days when the farmer only had to worry about storing his or her own food
Wheat leaf rust is a fungal disease that affects wheat, barley and rye stems, leaves and grains. In temperate zones it is destructive on winter wheat. Infections can lead up to 20% yield loss exacerbated by dying leaves which fertilise the fungus. The pathogen is Puccinia rust fungus.
MR MTISI, what can I do to be an excellent English teacher? I have been teaching Grade 6 and 7 classes for 6 years. This year our school adopted a specialisation strategy. I was chosen to teach English only to four streams of Grade 6 and 7. Allow me to tell you that I find […]
Nhamoinesu Muchagumisa WELL done, Morris Mtisi, for your views on issues bedevilling the Zimbabwean Education System (The Manica Post, 4 June 2014). As a teacher and parent I feel obliged to make a further contribution to the debate arising from the banning of holiday lessons, entrance tests and
THE World Cup was un-contentiously decided at Maracana Stadium in Brazil on Sunday, July 13: German 1 Argentina 0. The best team won and the World Cup carnivals and “funerals” are over. Congratulations to the winners, and commiseration to the losers!
ELECTRICITY is one of the major causes of both home and industrial fires. Most of these fires are attributed to faulty electrical appliances, over loading of electrical sockets, short circuits, worn out insulation and carelessness with electrical appliances. However, electrical fires can
Luxson Chananda FRAUD cases highlighted in the previous edition of this paper prompted a few individuals whom I had an opportunity to meet to ask whether victims are not fortune hunters who end up at the receiving end of the deal. True as it may be to some extent, the fact remains that fraudsters
DID you know that one of the best ways of ensuring success and continuity in any business is to ensure that all statutory obligations are met in time? This article seeks to alert our valued clients who are about to start new business ventures on some of the basic requirements relating to
HUMILITY and perfectionism are traits that are hardly found in one character as humility demands downheartedness, while perfectionism exudes pride and, to some extent, arrogance. However, out of the crooked timber of humanity, in a cruel and imperfect world that we live in,