Soyabean - Plant Protection

Although pests are not yet a serious problem to soybean seed production in Zambia some pests have the potential to reduce both yield and quality of the grain.
These are the cutworm, loopers, caterpillar and the stinkbug. Termite damage is prevalent when there is a dry spell. The following chemical control measures may be taken.

The most common soybean diseases in Zambia are:-Red leaf blotch

Depots

Chipata Depot
Stand No. 931 David Kaunda Rd
P.O. Box 510695, Chipata
Tel: +260 216 21500
Eastern province

Kapiri Mposhi Depot
Stand No. 911 Great North Rd
P.O. Box 810194, Kapiri Mposhi
Tel: +260 215 271166/74
Central Province

Kitwe Depot
Kitwe Show Grounds
P.O. Box 22196, Kitwe
Tel: +260212 226777
Coperbelt Province

Mazabuka Depot
Lubombo Rd
P.O. Box 670174, Mazabuka
Tel: +260 213 30275
Southern Province