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ARC celebrates World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2020

The Agricultural Research Council (ARC) was commissioned by the Department of Environmental Affairs to undertake a research study themed ‘Trends of Desertification,...

Impact of COVID-19 on Namibia’s agricultural industry

From 2013 to 2019, most areas of Namibia received below normal rainfall for five of the past seven years. This led to...

Agri SA and YARA join hands for food security

The COVID-19 pandemic has seriously disrupted the South African economy, with unemployment and hunger having become an ever-increasing reality in many communities....

FAO says the fight against desert locusts will take time

This article was originally published on FAO. Click here to read the original article. The director-general of the Food...

Wildlife at risk as hunger encircles Kruger Park

This article was originally published on Daily Maverick. Click here to read the original article. The United States (US)...

Lack of funding for ARC threatens local food security

This is an extract of an article that was published by Business Report. Click here to read the full article.

Rising electricity tariffs a major constraint for agriculture

NERSA has announced its decision regarding Eskom’s regulatory clearing account (RCA) application for the 2018/19 financial year. NERSA approved an RCA balance...

How can we prevent a COVID-19 food crisis?

This article was originally published on the World Economic Forum. Click here to read the original article. Even before...

Senwes launches Agri Value Chain Food Umbrella

Senwes is uniting the agricultural value chain with the launching of the Agri Value Chain Food Umbrella. This initiative is answering the...

#AgriMarkets: The status quo in the global food system

As countries continue to implement risk-adjusted responses to COVID-19, global leaders and analysts alike continue to assess the evolving implications of the...