Media coverage 2017

Agritech Expo Zambia in the news!

Zambian President Edgar Lungu arrives in style at Agritech Expo Zambia, while Zambia’s Agriculture Minister, Hon. Dora Siliya, and the
Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Hon. Margaret Mhango Mwanakatwe, address the media onsite.

Agritech Expo Zambia media campaign included: 

- 8
event press releases
- 17 exclusive, online expert interviews
- pre-event press conference in Lusaka
- 4 pre-event, live interviews on Power FM with
representatives from the  ZNFU, Musika, AFGRI and Holland Pavilion.
- 100+ journalists onsite in Chisamba

Agritech Expo Zambia making headlines:

"Agritech Expo: Platform for business"Zambia Daily Mail
"5 things to look forward to at Agritech Expo Zambia" - Farmer's Weekly
"Big increase at Agritech Expo Zambia shows global excitement about Zambian farming sector"
"Agritech Expo breaks records" –
"Zimtrade to lead exhibitors at Zambian expo" The Chronicle
"Zambia provides opportunity for South African agri investment" SABC
Lungu for irrigation" -  ZNBC

"Award-winning Zambian show returns" - Landbouweekblad

"Zambia provides opportunity for SA agri investment" - eNCA                
Media that covered, attended and supported Agritech Expo Zambia 2017 included:
  • AFGRI platinum sponsor at Agritech Expo Zambia in Chisamba in April click here
  • Armyworm, aquaculture and other exciting and interactive workshops and demos at Agritech Expo Zambia in Chisamba - click here



  • Interview with Agritech Expo director Liam Beckett on 16 March.

Pre-event instudio interviews on:
  • 19 April: ZNFU
  • 21 April: Musika
  • 24 April: AFGRI
  • 26 April: Dutch Pavilion