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WC Department of Agriculture bags a gold award for climate change

The Western Cape has won yet another accolade for its commitments to sustainability. The province’s Department of Agriculture was recently presented the prestigious Gold Award in the category ‘Climate Change’ for...

BMG Variable Speed Drives Improved Efficiencies Agriculture

BMG’s Boer Slim/Smart-Farming agricultural team works closely with farmers throughout Southern Africa, assisting them with the selection, installation and operation of new electromechanical systems. These projects are designed to improve efficiencies,...

Virus just one challenge to fruit exporters

Speaking to the Agriculture Writer’s Association in the Western Cape, South Africa’s largest apple and pear exporter, Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing, just back from attending Fruit Logistica in Berlin, Germany, says that...

Optimistic outlook for agriculture

Comment by Paul Makube, Senior Agricultural economist at FNB Agri-Business THE latest forecast released by South Africa’s Crop Estimates Committee (CEC) points to a somewhat optimistic outlook for the agricultural sector as seasonal...


Engen brings drought and fire relief to farmers

Engen, South Africa’s favourite petrol station*, has stepped up to assist drought-stricken farming communities in Sutherland in the Eastern Cape as well as areas in the...