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To eat or not to eat? Avoiding a Day Zero for food
In his presidential address during the TAU SA annual congress, with the theme “Day Zero for food on the table”, Mr Louis Meintjes said the following: “Day Zero
28 Nov 2018
Advancing the deciduous fruit industry Hortgro has its roots in the Deciduous Fruit Board that was established in 1939 as a regulatory body to manage the industry.
Hortgro has its roots in the Deciduous Fruit Board that was established in 1939 as a regulatory body to manage the industry. With the deregulation of agriculture in 1997, it
05 Nov 2018
Food Security Small-scale farming is a must for developing countries
Industrial agriculture—farming that involves the intensive production of livestock, poultry, fish and crops—is one of the most environmentally destructive forms of
18 Oct 2018
Conversations that count Agriculture House is committed to practical, inclusive solutions for emerging farmers
The land reform and redistribution conversations happening in South Africa are critical to establishing a workable solution to an emotive issue. The current noise resonates around
17 Sep 2018 - N. J.
Foreword Creating measurement solutions that matter
Africa as a continent is currently experiencing a globally unparalleled growth trajectory. This growth is both economic and population based, with UN Growth Projections estimating
17 Sep 2018 - N. M.
Making headway against headwinds Securing competitive advantage and advancing investment opportunities in agriculture
South African agriculture still offers many investment opportunities despite headwinds caused by drought in parts of the country and policy uncertainty. A shock 2.2% GDP decline
02 Aug 2018
Connecting people, soil and plants Sustainable agriculture and food security in the spotlight
The links between climate change, soil, plant health, urban development, food security and technology came under the spotlight at the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
19 Jul 2018
Advancing agronomic expertise International partnership to help local growers
Agriculture remains a critically important industry in South Africa, and indeed many other African nations, not only as a provider of job opportunities but also from a food
19 Jul 2018
New initiatives bear fruit Tackling food insecurity in Africa
The number of people experiencing food insecurity in Africa rose from 220 million people to 224 million people this year. The Food and Agriculture Organisation’s regional
26 Mar 2018
Indigenous knowledge and information technology converge to address food securtiy Meeting the continent's food security needs
According to the United Nations Development Programme's 2015 Human Development Report, 35 of the world's 45 poorest countries are in Africa. Most African governments are still
30 Oct 2017




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