BREAKING: Veld fires burn 120 tonnes of maize in Mubaira
An estimated 120 tonnes of maize is reported burnt at Burnbank Farm near Mubaira.
The incident was a result of a veld fire, according to farm owner Alderman Audrey Hativagone.
She told the ZBC News that the burnt maize was heaped, and was awaiting shelling.
The maize and was harvested from a 40 hectare piece of land.
Hativagone said she is yet to assess the amount of maize burnt in the fields but confirmed the fields were also affected.
How Droughts Dominate Africa’s Risk Environment
FINDINGS Interesting findings More than 60 percent of households report sudden losses in income and assets. Weather shocks are very…
What’re People Buzzing About? Your Content Should Join The Conversation
Sed faucibus ultrices orci ac malesuada. Cras eu ante dapibus, imperdiet lacus ac, pulvinar nulla. Interdum et malesuada fames ac…