Mobilising investment and finance for Africa's agri sector The African Agri Council in partnership with Wesgro and the Western Cape Department of Agriculture brings the African Agri Investment Indaba (AAII), to Cape Town, South Africa 28 – 30 November 2016.
The Indaba is a key meeting place for investment in Africa’s agricultural and agro-processing sectors attracting over 600 international investors, bankers, governments,
31 Aug 2016
Western Cape agriculture advisory programme to be showcased at UN conference The Western Cape’s farmer support programme will be showcased at a United Nations conference later this year.
In October, the Western Cape Department of Agriculture’s extension advisory services system will be featured at the Committee on World Food Security at the UN’s Food
31 Aug 2016
Land Reform Progress with land reform, but there are concerns
South Africa has made progress with land reform and there is now more certainty with regard to some worrying aspects. “The government is now starting to accommodate a level
31 Aug 2016
The Reserve Bank will do its part to ensure competitive advantage Agribusinesses can rest assured that the South African Reserve Bank is committed to containing inflation.
“This will preserve our competitive advantage for exporting, secure our investment costs and create the foundation for expansion,” said Lesetja Kganyago, Reserve Bank
31 Aug 2016
Improving agricultural yield through better science Agricultural Research Council (ARC): Improving agricultural yield through better science
What is the role of the Agricultural Research Council? The Agriculture Research Council (ARC) is a national public entity established under the Agricultural Research Act. Its
22 Aug 2016
All Systems Go Summer in the northern hemisphere is a good time for South African citrus, and 2016 is no exception.
North America in particular has extended a warm welcome, with Canada and the USA receiving the first shipments late in June. Although the states of California and Florida are
17 Aug 2016
Champions for Change Exploring innovative ways in which to make contracts easier to understand for farm workers
Indigo Fruit Growers who produce, pack and supply ClemenGold mandarins to the local and international market, is championing change in the industry by offering their fruit picking
17 Aug 2016
Unity Is Strength It is an undisputed fact that family businesses play a massive role in economies all over the world
Session two of day three of Nation in Conversation at NAMPO focussed on family businesses in agriculture with anchor Theo Vorster, CEO of Galileo Capital, hosting a panel
17 Aug 2016
Agri Parks Agri-parks: No intent of government to run agriculture
The government has no intent of running agriculture with its agri-parks concept. Rural South Africa, however, has to be transformed and the government believes that agri-parks
04 Aug 2016


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