Contact : Lovemore Simwanda , ChairmanECAZ
is an affiliate of the Zambia National Farmers' Union
with the specific responsibility of handling and managing environmental farmer related issues.ECAZ
works with tobacco growers as_well_as floriculture , horticulture and grain producers.Through a series of farmer awareness meetings , ECAZ
has begun educating farmers about the negative impacts of methyl bromide and the required phase_out schedules.In collaboration with the Tobacco Association of Zambia
is working with tobacco growers for MB-free tobacco seedlings for dry and rain fed planting , including producing a small field guide booklet on possible alternatives to MB.