Farmer & Entrepreneur |
Kudakwashe Kudenga is a farmer by profession and an entrepreneur. He holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Agriculture and Land Management from the University of West England. He completed his studies in 2004 after which he worked for Dairy Crest, the second largest dairy company in the UK, as a graduate trainee for two years. In 2006 he returned to Zimbabwe to oversee operations at F.G Rhodesdale farm located in Marondera.
Kudakwashe is currently implementing a mixed farming programme comprising field crops, horticulture and livestock management. He was awarded the overall Young Commercial Farmer of the Year award for two consecutive years (2015 and 2016) by the Confederation of Young Farmers in Zimbabwe. He is also currently serving as the president of the Next Generation of the Zimbabwe Agricultural Show Society. Kudakwashe is now venturing into value addition and is currently developing a brand.