Day: December 30, 2020

Exploring the feasibility of the food reserve agency to implement virtual grain reserves

Exploring the feasibility of the food reserve agency to implement virtual grain reserves

Strategic food reserves are an important component of national food security. Currently Zambia, through the Food Reserve Agency (FRA), holds all its food reserves as physical stocks with huge cost implications on the treasury. By embracing innovative grain trading systems such as commodity exchanges, FRA can reduce the cost of managing food reserves as well […]