Millions are wasted on consultants to perform the work that government officials are paid to do.
Small-scale farmers who belong to organised structures are at a distinct advantage.
If government and farmers had planned ahead, the recent drought would not have killed so many cattle.
The improved matric pass rate masks some unpleasant facts about the state of education.
Despite the enormous challenges they face, most farmers remain passionate about what they do.
Instead of focusing on the country’s social and economic needs, government has turned inward.
Caught snuffling in the trough, our leaders plead ignorance. And they want us to believe them!
Untold millions are being spent on President Jacob Zuma’s homestead amidst grinding rural poverty.
Excellent farmers are being punished because of inept policies which failed years ago.
SA’s leaders would do well to emulate Uruguay’s president, who is as humble as he is effective.
Laziness in communities and incompetence in government are driving farmers off the land.
Government has been dragging its feet on land tenure reform for two years.