FRA Board Chairperson Graces Planning Meeting for 2018

In a historical break with tradition, Mr. Joe Simachela, the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) board chairperson on 3rd  December, 2017 was the guest of honor at the week- long Planning and Budget meeting for the Agency held at Cresta GolfView hotel in Lusaka. A vivacious Chairperson who was accompanied by his deputy, Mrs. Dora Mutakwa […]


REPORT ON THE AGENCY’S MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31ST DECEMBER 2016 | 16.05.2017|

REPORT ON THE AGENCY’S MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31ST DECEMBER 2016 This report provides highlights of some of the major achievements recorded by the Agency in the year ended 31st December 2016. 1.0     CROP PURCHASES FOR THE 2016 CROP MARKETING SEASON Crop purchases at the end of the quarter were 280,884 metric tons […]


Congratulations! Ambassador Albert Muchanga (Former FRA Board Member)

We hasten to join the Nation in the outpouring of felicity on your  well-deserved election as Commissioner for Trade and Industry of the African Union. Your feat is enviable as you did not only win the election with a landslide but are the first Zambian Commissioner of the continental body. Indeed, you showed this intellectual […]



REGISTRATION OF GRAIN PEST CONTROL & FUMIGATION SERVICES FOR THE YEAR 2017 (EXTENSION OF DEADLINE)

EXTENSION OF DEADLINE   REGISTRATION OF GRAIN PEST CONTROL & FUMIGATION SERVICES FOR THE YEAR 2017   The Food Reserve Agency wishes to inform all fumigation companies interested to register for grain pest control and fumigation services for the year 2017 that the deadline for submission of application forms has been extended to Wednesday 30th […]



24-06-2016 – REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES TO CONDUCT ASSET VERIFICATION AND CODING

FOOD RESERVE AGENCY FRA/CS/01/16 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES TO CONDUCT ASSET VERIFICATION AND CODING FOR FOOD RESERVE AGENCY (FRA) June, 2016 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES TO CONDUCT ASSET VERIFICATION AND CODING – RFP NO. FRA/CS/01/16 The Food Reserve Agency (FRA) has made a budget provision for Consultancy […]


PURCHASE OF DESIGNATED COMMODITIES DURING THE 2016 CROP MARKETING SEASON

RE-ISSUED AS AMENDED IN BOLD AND ITALICIZED PURCHASE OF DESIGNATED COMMODITIES DURING THE 2016 CROP MARKETING SEASON Pursuant to section 7 (2) (3) of the Food Reserve Act Cap 225 of the laws of Zambia, the Food Reserve Agency hereby announces its plan for purchases of designated agricultural commodities during the 2016 Marketing Season. This […]


ADVERT- EXTENSION OF REGISTRATION OF TRANSPORTERS 2016 MARKETING SEASON

 EXTENSION OF REGISTRATION OF TRANSPORTERS 2016 MARKETING SEASON The Food Reserve Agency (FRA) wishes to extend registration of transporters for crop and marketing materials haulage during the 2016 marketing season. Eligible and reputable transporter(s)/company are required for the provision of transportation services in the following categories: INTRA PROVINCIAL HAULAGE – This category will involve moving […]


Republic of Zambia MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE MINISTERIAL STATEMENT

Republic of Zambia MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE MINISTERIAL STATEMENT BY HON. GIVEN LUBINDA, MP, MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, ON “2016 MAIZE MARKETING ARRANGEMENTS AND MODALITIES” MAY, 2016 MR. SPEAKER, I THANK YOU FOR GIVING ME THIS OPPORTUNITY TO INFORM THE HOUSE AND THE NATION AT LARGE ON ‘THE MAIZE MARKETING MODALITIES FOR THE 2016/2017 MARKETING SEASON’. THIS […]