Monday, April 6, 2020

#AgriMarkets: Elevated farm debt levels in times of COVID-19

South Africa’s farming sector is heavily in debt. As of 2018, the total farm debt was at a record of R168 billion....

Pork exports and imports for December 2019

During December 2019, a total of 51,70% of South Africa’s total pork exports went to Mozambique, which totalled 587 526kg. Namibia took up 20,23% of...

Koronavirus plaas wolmark onder druk

Die 24ste veiling van die 2019/20-wolseisoen het op 19 Maart plaasgevind met ’n aanbod van 10 180 bale. Sowat ’n derde van die...

Coronavirus impacts wool market, causing a 12,5% drop

The 24th sale of the 2019/20 wool season took place on 19 March, with 10 180 bales on offer. A third of the...

Market overview for February 2020

Dr Frikkie Maré, academic head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State (UFS), provides a monthly...

Landbou-markoorsig vir Februarie 2020

Dr Frikkie Maré, landbou-ekonoom en akademiese hoof van die Departement Landbou-ekonomie aan die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks ’n oorsig van...

Weeklikse plaashek-rooivleispryse/Weekly farmgate red meat prices

Die jongste vleispryse word weekliks aan u gebring deur Absa. Vir meer inligting, skakel Wessel Lemmer by 071 354 2948. Neem kennis...

#AgriMarkets: Adequate food supplies in the face of COVID-19

The fears about the potential disruptions that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) could cause global supply chains have raised questions of whether South...

Wool market closes 0,7% lower amid market uncertainty

The 23rd sale of the 2019/20 wool season took place on 12 March. Of the 10 213 bales on offer, 89% was sold....

Wolmark verswak met 0,7% te midde van markonsekerheid

Die 23ste veiling van die 2019/20-wolseisoen het 12 Maart plaasgevind met ’n aanbod van 10 213 bale, waarvan 89% verkoop is. Die wolmark het...