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Karoo farmers collaborate to form first SA vulture sanctuary

Conservation is soaring in the Karoo, where SA’s first “vulture safe zone” has been launched to protect the endangered Cape Vulture.

The Eastern Cape’s politicians, specifically, its rural development and agrarian reform MEC, ...

Lacking access to the markets will no longer hold rural Eastern Cape communal cattle farmers back ...

Call for Eastern Cape farmers to apply for R198m annual support programme

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The Eastern Cape government has called on black farmers to apply for its R198m agriculture production infrastructure ...

Strawberry farm celebrates SA's first commercial dagga export - and it's high quality

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SA has despatched its first commercial export of medical cannabis, representing a milestone for the country's ...

‘Farmers should be prioritised for Covid jab’ — Agri SA

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The agricultural sector has called for farmers and farm workers to be moved higher up on the Covid-19 vaccination ...

Rural development MEC looks to strengthen citrus sector

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The Eastern Cape government plans to strengthen the already thriving citrus sector by allowing budding farmers ...

New SA-China lemon export deal hits sweet spot

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A sweet new deal on the export of lemons to China, which looks set to generate a huge local boost in revenue and jobs, ...

'Rampant theft' of beehives hits SA honey industry

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Costly to beekeepers: An average hive with frames, wax and bees and a producing swarm can vary from R1,500 to R3,000 ...

Eastern Cape sees wool decline

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Sheep wool producers in the Eastern Cape region should expect a slight decrease in wool sales income due to the severe ...

Technology helps SA farmers cut costs as wages rise

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Tech that farmers are using includes GPS-guided tractors, drones, apps and biological tech such as GMO seeds

Government to start issuing permits for hemp production in October

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Agriculture, land reform and rural development minister Thoko Didiza says her department will start issuing permits for ...

Record mohair season stabilising while international demand persists

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The local mohair market seems to be stabilising after smashing one record after the other in the first half of the ...

Collaboration needed to make SMME farmers more bankable

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Months of lockdown dealt agricultural small businesses and emerging farmers a huge blow, and their road to recovery ...

Golden Valley wind project powers up

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Cookhouse is cementing its position as an important renewable energy hub in the Eastern Cape with the completion of ...

Hostility between farmers and workers a trend in KZN, says premier

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KwaZulu-Natal premier Sihle Zikalala said at the weekend that ongoing tensions between farmers and workers was endemic ...