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Coronavirus to impact major wool consuming countries’ economies

Forecasts have revealed that the world’s major wool consuming countries will see a large decline in economic output in 2020 as a result of...

Report highlights trends in WC agricultural sector

The Western Cape (WC) Department of Agriculture has published a report on the province’s agricultural sector profile for 2019. It was compiled by the...

#AgriMarkets: SA agricultural economy could recover in 2020

A few weeks back we noted that it is almost certain that South Africa’s agricultural economy will contract in 2019, mainly as...

Hot topics at #Nampo2019

The annual Nation in Conversation series hosted during the 2019 Nampo Harvest Day, highlighted the topics that the agricultural community is currently...

Support SA cattle farmers for a thriving beef economy

The last few months have not been easy for the South African beef industry, which has been hard hit by a high maize price,...

Reviving primary agriculture: Turning a dream into reality

It is scorching hot outside and the air conditioners on the eighth floor of the OR Tambo building is running at full blast, almost...

Market overview: February 2019

Dr Frikkie Maré, academic head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State, gives a monthly market overview of...

SA ag economy enters recession

After contracting by 33,6% quarter over quarter (q/q) in the first quarter of this year, the South African agricultural economy entered technical recession in...

When the economy turns in our favour

This year has already (and quite briskly) marched past the six-month mark. In July 2017, I wrote an article for FarmBiz on South Africa’s...

South Africa’s land debate is clouded by misrepresentation and lack of data

This article was originally published on The Converstion.com. Click here to read the original article South Africa’s parliament has passed a resolution to amend the Constitution and...