Fewer grapes to China due to challenges in Orange River region

The aftershock of the drought can still be felt in the Olifants River region, says one grape trader. In the Orange River region the...

Uncertainty about rainfall remains high

In his latest newsletter on climate and agricultural conditions, Johan van den Berg of Santam Agriculture says the far western and south-western parts of...

SA table grape industry returns to growth trend

The South African Table Grape Industry (Sati) released the first crop estimate for the 2018/2019 season with volumes estimated to be between 63,2 and...

Slight increase recorded in Mpumalanga average dam levels

Recent rains in parts of the Mpumalanga Province have resulted in a slight 0.9% average increase in dam levels in the province. According to...

Izaak Breitenbach to head up SA Poultry’s broiler organisation

Businessman Izaak Breitenbach, a well-known figure in poultry and agricultural circles, has joined the South African Poultry Association as general manager of the Broiler...

Dam levels in the Free State continue to decline

Dam levels in the Free State are declining as there has been no reasonable rain recorded in recent weeks. The provincial average water storage...

Provincial summary of dam levels

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) has published a provincial summary of the dam level percentages for this week (ending 20 January 2019)....

Tongaat Hulett appoints new CEO

Tongaat Hulett is pleased to announce the appointment of John Gavin Hudson as the CEO, and an executive director, of the company with effect...

Salga rejects Eskom’s request for price hike

The South African Local Government Association (Salga) has rejected Eskom's request for another electricity price hike because of the undue burden it will place...

Foot and Mouth disease task teams formed

Following a meeting between the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) and the National Animal Health Forum (NAHF), three task teams have been...
- Advertisement -

Latest article

Op RSG Landbou aanstaande week

Maandag, 21 Januarie Of ’n mens dit nou wil weet of nie – dis al drie weke in die nuwe jaar in en in...

Avocado extracts market overview

The avocado market has seen a global surge in demand over the past few years. Mexico has exported greater volumes of avocados to China...

Só lyk ‘n Kode van Beste Praktyk op die plaas

“Baie teorieë is bedink en dik dokumente geskryf oor die Rooivleisprodusente-organisasie (RPO) se Kode van Beste Praktyk vir veeboere. Ek glo egter die meeste...