Higher food prices not the doing of domestic farmers

Opinion

In a year of large crop harvests following good rainfall, a few people probably thought consumer food price inflation ...

Communication of agriculture master plan vital

Opinion

Most of the national government’s agricultural policies and programmes depend on implementation by the provincial ...

Rising input costs to squeeze farmers’ profit margins in coming months

Opinion

The dominant message about SA’s agriculture in the past few months has been of a thriving sector, having grown by 13,4% ...

Many challenges in expanding SA agricultural exports into Africa

Opinion

SA’s agricultural sector is arguably one of the most vibrant on the continent.This has largely been occasioned by ...

Positive growth for SA’s agriculture sector, though Eastern Cape still facing crisis

Opinion

We have had a fair share of depressing news from various sectors of the economy, but the light that agriculture ...

Optimistic speeches at EC Agriculture Indabas need to come to fruition

Opinion

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

Why there’s an urgent need to restore stability

Opinion

When President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on July 12 amid violence and destruction of property in parts of ...

Commercialisation of black farmers can help SA grow

Opinion

Government policy orientation needs to change from land governance to farmer support programmes

Higher seasonal output will not sustain sales of agricultural machinery

AgriLIVE

No industry will escape the economic pain of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Positive prospects for the 2020/21 global grains harvest

AgriLIVE

Last week, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) released the World Agricultural Supply and Demand ...