Trekkerverkope vir Maart byna 30% meer as 2020

Trekkerverkope van 601 eenhede in Maart is byna 30% meer as die 463 eenhede wat verlede Maart verkoop is. Vir die jaar...

#AgriMarkets: The localisation strategy in SA agriculture

The South African government is currently drafting its localisation strategy as part of various measures underpinning the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan....

Wool auction sees 97,8% sales clearance

The fifth wool auction of the season recently took place, with a smaller offering of 6 508 bales and a good sales...

March tractor sales down by 28%

March tractor sales of 433 units were significantly (almost 28%) down on the 600 units sold in March last year. On a year-to-date...

#AgriMarkets: Policy interventions supporting SA agriculture amid the COVID-19 pandemic

While it is too early to make a definitive assessment, one can argue that South Africa’s agricultural sector has been relatively more insulated from...

Wool market closes 4,2% down

The wool market shed most of the gains from last week and closed 4,2% down at a value of R142,33/kg for clean...

Market overview for May 2020

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

Pork trade report: September 2020

AgriOrbit’s pork trade report details South Africa’s monthly pork exports, imports and slaughter figures courtesy of the South African Pork Producers’ Organisation. Below...

Landboumarkoorsig vir Maart 2020

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

Wolmark presteer goed met 2,1% verhoging

Die wolmark het goed presteer en met 2,1% teenoor die vorige week verhoog om teen R172,63/kg te sluit. Die aanbod het uit...