SA has already embarked on a slippery slope to autocracy, warns Terry Bell in Inside Labour.
Protests in Zimbabwe are forcing Mugabe to face anti-government sentiment, says Memory Mataranyika.
Officials who try to do what's right risk far more than blessed wrongdoers, says Solly Moeng.
US agricultural giant Monsanto says a raised takeover bid from Germany's Bayer was "insufficient," but that it remains open to talks to seal the transaction.
The sky-high maize prices may return to earth next year after a drought decimated plantings, with some projections calling for a bumper 2016/2017 crop as rains return.
A Nairobi-based coffee trading house spokesperson says Kenya may get a bumper harvest as rains in key growing areas boost yields.
The Thoroughbred Breeders Association’s sales arm's annual yearling sale was held at the Sibaya Casino and Resort to coincide with the weekend of the Durban July.
According to a South African Tea Industry Landscape Report, SA tea-lovers are shifting to a preference for Rooibos rather than Black Tea.
Agriculture is a highly signficant sector of a country's economic future and should be part of industrial development, says economist Mohammad Karaan.
State-owned China National Chemical Corp. is extending its $43bn agreed takeover for Swiss pesticide and seed giant Syngenta until September.
A Mumbai report says India is to help Mozambique to cultivate pulses such as peas and import them through special deals.
The world’s biggest Atlantic salmon producer wants to start farming fish inside a ship rather than the sea.
Cool, cloudy weather and a lack of rain in most of Ivory Coast's cocoa growing regions will hinder the development of the next crop.
Sub-Saharan Africa’s agricultural output may rise 2.6% annually through 2025, boosted by productivity improvements.
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White corn has fallen for a third day, extending its first quarterly decline since 2014, as farmers’ deliveries increased after the pace of harvesting in growing areas improved.
South Africa will likely harvest 7.16 million tonnes of maize in 2016, unchanged from a previous estimate as weather conditions remain stable.
Japan isn't taking any chances when it comes to the safety of impatient fans awaiting the release of Pokemon Go in the country where the cutesy monsters were born.
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