Tuesday, March 2, 2021

#AgriMarkets: Current commodity price trends’ influence on 2020/21 plantings

We are now roughly a month and a half from the start of South Africa’s 2020/21 summer crop planting season. To get...

Weeklikse plaashek-rooivleispryse / Weekly farm gate red meat prices

Die jongste rooivleispryse word weekliks aan u gebring deur Absa. Neem kennis dat hierdie nie kleinhandelpryse is nie, maar wel plaashekpryse wat...

Wool season ends on a high note

The 2019/20 wool season drew to a close on a positive note, with 9 753 bales offered and 94,1% of the offering...

Wool market continues its upward trend at the latest sale

The wool market continued its upward trend on the 7th sale of the 2020/21 wool season with strong performance driven by better...

Pork exports and imports: February 2020

During February 2020, a total of 32,05% of South Africa’s pork exports were sent to Namibia, totalling 243 901kg. Exports to Mozambique totalled 31,47%...

Wool market: First half of catalogue 26 sold

Due to the current South African Covid-19 lockdown situation, the first half of catalogue 26, consisting of 6 226 bales was offered on 29...

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...

Good demand from China drives wool market

The wool market surged upwards by a substantial 12,1% this week to close at R169,71/kg. A total of 13 176 bales were...

Tractor sales for 2021 could get a 10% boost

January’s tractor sales of 445 units were significantly (28%) more than the 348 units sold in January last year. In January, there...

Mohair auction sees a 75% sales percentage

The third sale of the 2020 mohair summer season recently took place in Port Elizabeth. A total of 180 890kg was on...