Government has announced that it will buy pigeon peas through ADMARC at a price of 230 kwacha per kilogram.

Secretary for Trade, Industry and Tourism Dr Ken Ndala has advised farmers to refrain from selling the crop to unscrupulous traders

Ndala says government will continue supporting pigeon peas farmers in boosting their incomes and welfare.

“It is a directive from president Peter Mutharika,” said Ndala.

Ndala has advised the farmers to sell their pigeon peas at nearest ADMARC.