Review Of The Environmental And Social Impact Assessment For The Existing Agriculture Project On Farm no. 1694 by Mfuti Farming Limited

  • Version
  • Download 27
  • File Size 3.50 MB
  • File Count 1
  • Create Date November 18, 2020
  • Last Updated November 18, 2020

Review Of The Environmental And Social Impact Assessment For The Existing Agriculture Project On Farm no. 1694 by Mfuti Farming Limited

Mfuti Farm is an existing agricultural project located on farm No.1694 in Mkushi farm Block of Central Province and intends to comply with existing local and international environmental regulations. The farm is 1760 Ha and is located about 11 kilometres from Mkushi Central Business District (CBD) on the Luanshimba Road in the Mkushi Farm Block of Mkushi district. The farm is located 6km off the main Mkushi/Serenje highway. The main activities at the farm include crop and livestock production.

The major components and activities of the project comprises the following:

i. Land under cultivation = 500 Ha
ii. Seed Maize, Wheat and soya production are 800 tons per year for each crop
iii. Livestock production (the current number of heifers is now at 230 breeding cows)
iv. Two dams (Matilla dam and stock dam) on farm with a storage capacity of up to 2.5 million cubic metres
v. Structures on the farm (Warehouses =2400m2, Office block = 600m2, Centre pivots = 200 Ha
Houses for workers 12 =150 m2)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Change LanguageĀ»
WhatsApp WhatsApp us