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Zimbabwe drought opens can of worms for poultry farmers

With feed in short supply, feeding maggots produced from waste 
looks to be a winner for drought-stricken nation

Lovemore Kuwana cheerily lifts the lid of a container full of fresh maggots in his backyard, which he will feed to the poultry he keeps once the worms are dried. Amid Zimbabwe’s worst drought in 25 years, which has killed more than 19,000 cattle in the last few months and left 2.8 million people facing