Soyabean - Varietal Improvement And Maintenance

Varieties currently being commercially grown in Zambia have been selected from germplasm introduced from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Asian Vegetable Research and Development Programme (AVRDC) International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA), EMBRAPA in Brazil and other agencies.

A soybean varietal improvement programme has also been established with the objective of developing varieties with improved resistance to shatter

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