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#AgriMarkets: Western Cape exports value marginally lower

The impact of the recent drought in the Western Cape on South Africa’s 2018 agricultural exports is marginal when viewed in value...

#AgriMarkets: Africa’s maize production prospects

The drier weather conditions that affected parts of South Africa have also had a negative impact in the maize-producing areas of Zimbabwe,...

Farm fare: Potato bread variations

When potatoes first reached the European shores from Peru, where it was a staple, the Europeans did not care for its bland taste and...

Farm fare: Red pepper potato frittata

The potato harvesting season recently started and it is time for even fresher farm fare this spring. In South Africa every year, September is...

World Potato Congress: Key challenges identified in Peru

The International Potato Center hosted the 10th World Potato Congress (WPC) - XXVIII Latin American Potato Association Congress (ALAP) in Cuzco, Peru, from 27...

Farm fare: Mashed potato chocolate truffles

Did you know potatoes can easily be used in desserts? It might sound unusual at first, but potatoes have such a neutral taste that...

Low-carb potatoes on the rise

Low-carb potatoes are getting attention throughout the world. In recent years, a number of varieties were introduced that are lower in carbs than conventional...

South African ag commodities weekly wrap

The highlight in the domestic agricultural market this week, ending 19 January 2018 was the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) estimate for South...

Potatoes promote food security

Rising production costs and careful utilisation of water to prevent the deterioration of quality, are some of the major challenges facing the potato industry...