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‘Foot-and-mouth disease outbreak no threat to consumers’

‘Foot-and-mouth disease outbreak no threat to consumers’

The recent confirmation of a foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak among cattle in the Vhembe District in Limpopo has sparked strong reaction from the livestock sector, along with unfounded panic among...
FSA shocked by three deaths on a Koffiefontein farm

FSA shocked by three deaths on a Koffiefontein farm

Free State Agriculture (FSA) expressed its shock about a shooting incident in the province in which three lives were lost.
Maize crop forecast not as dire as it seems - economist

Maize crop forecast not as dire as it seems – economist

Many factors influence the current forecasts for the South Africa maize crop and maize prices, and the current drought conditions, in especially North West and some parts of the Free...
Goat Agribusiness Conference

Third Goat Agribusiness Conference

The third Goat Agribusiness Conference was recently held at the Durban Botanic Gardens and was well-attended by prospective and existing goat farmers.
Call for companies to support agri graduates

Call for companies to support agri graduates

According to The Economist's Pocket World in Figures, South Africa has the highest rate of unemployment among young people in the world.
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Last day to apply to attend Youth Ag Summit in Brazil

Stand a chance to be one of 100 young agricultural enthusiasts from around the world to attend the 2019 Youth Ag Summit to be held in Brasília, Brazil from 4...
‘Government’s land reform statistics not accurate’

‘Government’s land reform statistics not accurate’

Government is misusing the land question to garner votes for the upcoming election, which is detrimental for South Africa as a whole and the economy in particular, according to FF+...
SA’s foot-and-mouth disease-free status temporarily suspended

SA’s foot-and-mouth disease-free status temporarily suspended

Role players in the red meat industry have expressed deep concern that the temporary suspension of South Africa’s foot-and-mouth disease-free (FMD) status could result in lost income amounting to billions...
Above-average rainfall expected in late summer

Above-average rainfall expected in late summer

The summer rainfall region can expect continued above-average rainfall during late summer, while below-average rainfall is expected during early autumn.
TWK milling pays R,8 million penalty in collusion case

TWK milling pays R1,8 million penalty in collusion case

TWK Milling has agreed to pay an administrative penalty of over R1,8 million after a Competition Tribunal found that TWK Milling had colluded with others to fix prices of milled...
Stable local demand for vegetables, but export markets beckon

Stable local demand for vegetables, but export markets beckon

Rainfall and the availability of water were expected to have the biggest impact on vegetable production in the coming year.
R300 million wine cellar merger in Robertson

R300 million wine cellar merger in Robertson

The Bonnievale Wines group and Wandsbeck Wines have announced that the two entities will be merging.

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