Tanzania embarks on fresh drive to improve cashew industry
This newspaper article reports about cashew industry in Tanzania. It is revealed that the country has embarked on the fresh bid to review the industry after years of poor farming practices and resulted in low earning. The country is currently implementing what is known as the big result now initiative aimed at improving the economy, agricultural sector is recorded as the leading sector in this initiative. There is no doubt that cashew nut farming in the country is still an important cash crop earner to an estimated 300,000 small farmers with Mtwara and Lindi regions taking the largest share of the industry.