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SA government revokes national disaster status of drought

The National Disaster Management Centre has declared that the ongoing drought in South Africa is no longer considered a national disaster. This...

Western Cape experiences an increase in farm attacks

The Western Cape Minister of Agriculture, Dr Ivan Meyer, recently chaired the quarterly meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Rural Safety....

Farmers donate grain seed to colleagues in drought stricken Matzikama

Grain producers in Eendekuil and Darling donated 45 tons of wheat, barley and oats seed that were left over after the planting...

Cape Town’s port problems cause citrus exports to be redirected

This article was originally published on Fruitnet. Click here to read the original article. The recent announcement that shipping...

1% #payingmilkforward project kicks off

The Milk Producers Organisation (MPO) launched the 1% #payingmilkforward project, also known as Project One, to assist in feeding the nation and...

Kaap Agri delivers pleasing results in a challenging environment

Kaap Agri delivered pleasing results amidst tough trading conditions during the six months to end March 2020. The COVID-19 lockdown had a marginal effect...

Impact of COVID-19 on protea sales

This article was originally published on Floral Daily. Click here to read the original article . Protea cynaroides, the...

Impact of coronavirus on agriculture in the Western Cape

The outbreak of coronavirus in South Africa and globally has influenced the agricultural industry in several ways. Being one of the provinces hardest hit,...

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...

How the WC agri budget will be used for 2020/21

On 19 March, the Western Cape Provincial Department of Agriculture’s 2020/2021 budget of R970,556 million was tabled in the Western Cape legislature.