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Tag: Agriculture

Make kiwifruit part of the agriculture master plan

SA has a distinct advantage over New Zealand, the world's leading exporter of the fruit, thanks to its relative proximity to the EU Agriculture has a vital role to play in SA’s...

SA’s agricultural employment stats up due to good harvests

After falling to its lowest levels since 2014 in the first quarter of this year, South Africa's agricultural employment statistics rebounded in the second quarter to 862,000 (up 8% year-on-year). This...

Research and development are key to resilient food systems in Africa

What will it take to build sustainable, resilient food systems in African countries? This was among the questions considered at the 2021 United Nations Food Systems Pre-Summit in late July. The summit, the...

How technology is driving farmer profits in the right direction

“THE natural thought process would be to produce more to earn more,” says Antois van der Westhuizen, Managing Director at John Deere Financial. “Unfortunately, this is not a statement that can...

One stop shop for farmers

“THROUGH its Boer Slim/Smart Farming initiative, which was launched approximately eight years ago, BMG offers farming sustainability solutions that focus on effective food production, the correct use of suitable equipment for...


In the years ahead, what is your ambition for your business?

Making the most out of your economic prime, needs focused attention and action. With this in mind, what is your medium or long-term ambition for...


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