Sunday, March 29, 2020

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...

Wool market shows slight increase of 1,6%

The 18th sale of the 2019/20 wool season recently took place in Port Elizabeth, with 6 579 bales on offer of which...

Wolmark verswak effens met 0,5%

Die 17de veiling van die 2019/20-wolseisoen het onlangs met ‘n aanbod van 7 275 bale, waarvan 95,7% verkoop is, plaasgevind. Die plaaslike...

February tractor sales down

February tractor sales of 485 units were almost 8% less than the 526 units sold in February last year. On a year-to-date basis, tractor...

Wool market declines slightly by 0,5% during 177th auction

The 177th sale of the 2019/20 wool season recently took place in Port Elizabeth with 7 275 bales on offer, of which...

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...

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...

#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...