National Agro-meteorological Committee (NAC) Advisory: Strategies for Farmers for the Spring and Early Summer
Above normal temperatures are expected, and above normal rainfall is anticipated for north-eastern half of the country during spring and early summer. With the above forecast in mind, the [...]
“It’s an exciting new crop in South Africa and it definitely has the ability to produce good returns, but we’re still learning a lot. It’s not an established industry, and there’s still risk that [...]
Southern and Eastern Africa face the twin challenges of growing agricultural production to meet food demand while adapting to extreme weather.
The veld fires in July, August and September this year caused enormous devastation in the Northern Cape, Free State and North West.
Governments can build credibility over time through consistent commitment to implementing policies efficiently and effectively. South Africa hasn’t done well on this score. As a result of the [...]
A comparative study exploring the challenges farmers face in two cattle-farming provinces in South Africa and Kenya shows that trader or broker market control, prevalent in Kenya, should be [...]
After engaging with the global experts on climate change, the Carbon Trust, Westfalia Fruit is ensuring compliance with best practice for carbon emissions.