Tanzania: Tarime Embarks On Cultivating Resistant Coffee Varieties

allAfrica (Feb. 24, 2012) | The good news for Tarime residents is that coffee cultivation will be prioritized in order to increase productivity, and boost the livelihoods of farmers. Officials say that by making coffee a major cash crop provides impetus, and fresh ambitious initiatives in uplifting farmers and the district council at large. The decision was reached a few days ago during a stakeholders’ meeting that included representatives from farmers, agricultural experts and local authorities.