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REVEALED: The number of jobs lost to chicken imports

Mar 23 2017 13:42

For every 10 000 tonnes of poultry meat that is imported, South Africa will shed 1 069 direct and indirect jobs, says Kevin Lovell, CEO of the SA Poultry Association.


Brimstone shares soar on strong demand for Sea Harvest

Mar 20 2017 11:44

Brimstone's share price has shot up by almost 10%, as demand for Sea Harvest's initial public offering increased, resulting in R1.329bn being raised.


Farmers slash corn planning as China's stockpiles decay

Mar 17 2017 18:07

While China’s agricultural output has surged along with its robust economic growth, state-run stockpiles are overwhelming demand and prompting the government to re-evaluate costly buying programs intended to bolster food security.


Fall armyworm starts attacking SA soya bean crops

Mar 10 2017 05:02

The fall armyworm plague, which started marching through South African maize farms in December 2016, has now been found in soya bean crops.


Emerging SA winemakers woo Chinese

Mar 06 2017 17:51

Western Cape trade and investment promotion agency Wesgro has hosted Chinese importers to ensure emerging farmers and wineries get access to international markets.


Country Bird to close SA plant on EU chicken imports

Mar 03 2017 10:45

South Africa’s third-largest chicken producer will close one an abattoir as the local industry struggles to compete with cheap European imports.


'Pest group' to tackle armyworm invasion - govt

Mar 02 2017 12:20

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has founded a pest action group to help combat the spread of the fall armyworm, which threatens to destroy maize crops.



Poaching brings abalone, rock lobster stocks to critical levels

Feb 28 2017 06:00

Rock lobster and abalone stocks have dropped to critically low levels, with West Coast rock lobster levels down to 2%, the Western Cape Provincial Parliament has heard.

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