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AFASA Gauteng welcomes budget vote, but with caution

The Gauteng branch of the African Farmers’ Association of South Africa (AFASA GP) welcomed the budget proposal tabled by Morakane Mosupyoe, member...

New body to drive transformation in the poultry industry

South Africa’s black poultry producers are set to launch their own body to organise themselves into one voice for driving the transformation...

How AgriTech can save South Africa’s smallholder farmers

This article was originally published on BusinessTech. Click here to read the original article.South Africa’s agricultural sector is dualistic, characterised by a...

Tiger Brands’ local farmer programme generates full harvest

As one of South Africa’s leading food producers, Tiger Brands is actively investing in local, broad-based suppliers to ramp-up local food manufacturing...

Smallholders get R500 million approved for COVID-19 agri disaster fund

The minister of agriculture, land reform and rural development, Thoko Didiza, announced the outcome of the COVID-19 Agricultural Disaster Fund application process....

New Maize Information Guide for SADC

The Agricultural Research Council (ARC) is launching the first-ever South Africa Maize Information Guide for maize producers and smallholder farmers across the Southern African...

Western Cape launches Producer/Farmer Register

Today, I launched the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries (DEFF) Western Cape’s Producer/Farmer Register (PFR) at the Western Cape Department’s research...

Taking farmer development to new markets

Without struggle there is no progress. Agricultural development in South Africa has been a gigantic struggle; one that has left many aspiring...

Transforming ag to achieve sustainable development goals

As the prime connection between people and the planet, agriculture can help achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs) as set out by the United...