Artikels

Kiwifruit as a niche crop can boost agri growth

  • 10 September 2021
  • 556

Don’t overlook the importance of niche commodities such as kiwifruit as an intervention to enable growth in the agricultural sector post Covid-19.


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#NIC2022 | The diversification and the integration of livestock

  • 23 Mei 2022
  • 192

Rising input costs will force some grain producers to look at diversifying their operations by introducing livestock. Integrating livestock into a grain business can add value to lower potential farmlands and improve overall cash flow.

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#NIG2022 | Die toekoms van landbou: 'n nuwe generasie

'n Land se toekoms is opgesluit in sy jeug en met 'n verouderende landbousektor, is nuwe toetreders tot die bedryf van die uiterste belang. Die finale sessie van Nasie in Gesprek het aan die jeug behoort en Wandile Sihlobo het leiding aan 'n kundige paneel verskaf oor die jeug se persepsie van landbou, hekkies van hulle moet oorkom en die toekomsvooruitsigte van landbou as 'n loopbaankeuse.

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Nampo 2022 | Suksesvol in die sakkie

  • 23 Mei 2022
  • 267

Na ʼn afwesigheid van twee jaar is #Nampo2022 iets van die verlede en in die spreekwoordelike sakkie. Vanjaar het meer as 60 000 mense dié landbouskouspel in Bothaville bygewoon en volgens Du Toit Wessels, assistent bestuurder: Nampo en Bemarking, is alle verwagtinge oortref.

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#NIC2022 | The state of the economy: onwards and upwards

  • 23 Mei 2022
  • 154

The world economy is under pressure, and South Africa is not immune to the impact. Input costs are rising, consumer spending is cautious and general turmoil in world markets contributes to a sense of trepidation.

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Bek-en-klouseer | Beheergebied vergroot

  • 13 Mei 2022
  • 259

Die nuwe grense van die bek-en-klouseer beheergebied is onlangs in die Staatskoerant gepubliseer. Dié nuwe grense is onder die Dieregesondheidswet 35 van 1984 afgekondig en vergroot die bestaande beheergebied in KwaZulu-Natal en Limpopo.

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Weervooruitsigte gunstig vir strooptyd

  • 13 Mei 2022
  • 254

Volgens Johan van den Berg, ʼn onafhanklike landbouweerkundige, is dit tans onseker of die reën wat vir volgende week voorspel word, wel gaan realiseer.

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Sharon Fruit harvest starts

  • 13 Mei 2022
  • 248

South African Sharon Fruit growers have started their 2022 harvest, with the promise of a good crop of excellent quality.

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Agbiz Grain members continue to accept maize under 2009 regulations

  • 13 Mei 2022
  • 235

Given the extreme uncertainty surrounding the dispensation at the time of going to press, Agbiz Grain members have decided to continue accepting the delivery of maize according to the grading regulations published in the Government Gazette in 2009.

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BFAP | Putting the agricultural employment landscape into perspective

  • 06 Mei 2022
  • 216

The agricultural sector remains one of the most resilient sectors in terms of job creation, coming at a time when unemployment levels are worsening in South Africa. Evidence suggests that farms and agro-processors created employment during 2020 and 2021.

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Nuwe statutêre heffing vir rooivleis

  • 06 Mei 2022
  • 359

Belanghebbendes in die rooivleisbedryf het tot en met 6 Mei die geleentheid om kommentaar te lewer op voorstelle vir ʼn nuwe statutêre heffing vir die bedryf.

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