The Agriculture Development and Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) has sold 4, 610 metric tons of maize for the past two months, local leaders call for more stock supply.
Some fired and Skeleton staff for ADMARC have taken a swipe at their employer for failing to settle their dues for some months including the pension money.
The Agricultural Development Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) staff has expressed worry over failure by the grain trader to pay them eight month salaries.
Malawi Economic Justice Network (MEJN) says people should forget about vendors adhering to government set minimum farm gate prices if ADMARC is not showing up on the market soon.
Centre for Social Concern (CfSC) said the Agricultural Development Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) has failed to cushion the hunger-stricken Malawians during the lean season of selling maize.
The price of maize continues rising as vendors are taking advantage of closure of ADMARC depots to sell the staple food to thousands of Malawians at exorbitant prices.
The Agricultural Development Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) says it will not start buying maize from farmers now as moisture content is still high.
Communities living around Mpinda ADMARC depot in Phalombe have expressed worry over rotten discolored maize which officers are selling at the depot.
Cotton farmers in the country have described this year as a tough one largely marred by lack of reliable markets to sell the farm produce.