The Zambia National Farmers Union-ZNFU- has launched the Zambia Women in Agriculture Cooperative Society, an initiative that will deal in fresh fruits and vegetables.
The launch was hosted by the Italian Ambassador to Zambia at his embassy.
Zambia Women in Agriculture Cooperative Society vice chairperson Mulunga Shimbela says the association which was established last year is looking forward to working with the Italian embassy in terms of technology transfer in agriculture.
And speaking at the same event ZNFU president Jervis Zimba advised the association to work hard and raise the Zambian flag in food production.
Mr. Zimba further requested the Italian embassy to help the association with agriculture technology.