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MPO North puts 5G on the agricultural map

The fifth generation of mobile network technology (5G) is about to blast through some technological glass ceilings. It is up to producers...

#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....

Cape Town to host first ever Agritech Africa in 2020

From the 17th to the 19th of June 2020, Cape Town will play host to the first ever Agritech Africa exhibition and...

Nigerian Farmcrowdy website relaunched

After months of hard work, collaboration and testing, Farmcrowdy announced the launch of its revamped Farmcrowdy website. The new website is live and can...

Sovereign Foods announces acquisition of multi-stage hatchery

Sovereign Foods announced the acquisition of the Blue Hills hatchery in Midrand. The hatchery was previously known as Hyline Africa, a commercial layer grandparent...

Stellenbosch University to help Malawian farmers

The Faculty of AgriSciences at Stellenbosch University (SU) will play a part in helping the Malawian economy move away from its dependency on tobacco...

Tech trends that impact agriculture

Technology continues to play a prominent role in global agricultural development as it advances the sector into new territory. Dawie Maree, head of information and...

#SONA2019: President highlights importance of agriculture

President Cyril Ramaphosa last night addressed South Africans in this year’s State of the Nation Address (SONA). The address came at a critical time,...

Stats SA to take stock of commercial farming

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) officials will begin visiting farms across the country from 15 October to gather data as the agency ascertains South...

Kwanalu’s annual congress unites KZN farming fraternity

KwaZulu-Natal’s Agricultural Union, Kwanalu held its 20th Annual Congress at the Royal Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg on 20 September 2018. The event was attended by...