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MEC lauds flourishing Ngcobo grain farming co-operative

Agriculture MEC Nomakhosazana Meth has lauded the Aah Zwelakhe Agricultural Co-operative, which in just three years has managed to grow its production from 100 hectares to ...

Agri Eastern Cape says they are convinced that the export of live sheep on Al Mawashi vessels is ...

A total of eight of the 10 police stations which recorded most stock theft cases in SA are in the ...

Drought relief funding ‘woefully inadequate’

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The national government has made  R35m available for drought relief funding in the Eastern Cape.

Farmers take flight to tackle invasive alien vegetation in Karoo

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  Karoo farmers are making use of drone technology to curb invasive alien plants and increase water supply. Cobus ...

Agricultural sector hit by 26 farm murders, 2020 midyear data shows

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The agricultural sector has been hit by 26 farm murders since the start of the year, TLU SA said on Tuesday.

Ivory Coast cocoa farmers welcome good weather for main crop

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Rainfall was above average over most of Ivory Coast's cocoa growing regions last week, increasing the chances of a ...

Cannabis economic lifeline for Eastern Cape beyond pandemic

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If ever there was a time to grow the cannabis economy it is now. That is the view of Cofimvaba-born Tshwane University ...

Ncera macadamia farming project facing financial ruin

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The well-known Ncera Macadamia Farming plantation is on the brink of financial ruin despite the government pumping ...

Barring of SA sheep exports will destroy us, Kuwaiti company tells court

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The high court’s prohibition on the export of sheep until mid-July will cost Kuwaiti livestock export company Al ...

More than 1,600 Eastern Cape farmers benefit from R1.2bn Covid-19 fund

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More than 1,600 Eastern Cape farmers are set to benefit from R1.2bn set aside by national government. The funding is ...

Tongaat Hulett sells agribusiness in Eswatini for R375m

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The sale of the country’s largest independent sugar estate comes as Tongaat seeks to reduce debt by R8.1bn by March 2021

Lack of jobs leads graduate to chicken farming

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A young woman has not allowed her lack of access to land to stop her from pursuing her dream of being a poultry farmer.

Sparks fly in stock theft suspect's bail hearing

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The bail hearing of the woman suspected of masterminding a sophisticated, multimillion-rand stock theft syndicate ...

SA’s cannabis industry set for new high

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One Cape-based medical marijuana producer has already sent its first shipment to a Swiss company

Wandile Sihlobo finds common ground

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Growing up in a region of the Eastern Cape where there was no vibrant agricultural activity, Wandile Sihlobo never ...

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