Climate-related consequences are raising food prices, joblessness, crime, and instability.
Mandi Smallhorne looks beyond the weather as the cause for rising food costs.
Allan Greenblo looks at the leadership concerns around the 'Twin Peaks' regulatory model.
France's southwestern Cahors region is a new frontier for foreign investors, from Argentine winegrowers to potential investor ambassadors from China.
SA's privately-owned wildlife farms may be overstating the animal populations in their care, weakening claims by industry organisations that they are contributing to conservation.
State-owned China National Chemical has offered $43bn in an agreed takeover for Swiss pesticide and seed giant Syngenta.
Tourism based on SA's wine industry could skyrocket in the next nine years as the declining value of the rand makes the country increasingly attractive to visitors.
The US is optimistic that SA will retain preferential access for its farming goods to the world’s biggest market after the middle of March, says a representative.
The Zimbabwean government has provided free cotton seed to farmers in an effort to revive the sector which at one time was the country’s biggest source of export revenue.
Concern persists in South Africa that the country may still need to import white maize to meet the demand despite recent rain.
The VinPro Foundation and the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business have made bursaries available for people who want to study Wine Business Management.
Tighter supplies of salmon this year may mean fewer sales on salmon in grocery stores or smaller pieces on sushi.
Wine industry body VinPro says it is difficult to "accurately determine" the economic impact of the Western Cape fire which ravaged the Simonsberg region last week.
Zebediela Citrus hopes to convince the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to overturn a suspension order in the aftermath of a packaging scandal.
Last week, the JSE and the rand reached their highest levels this year.
Matthew Lester ponders whether to invest in a local retirement annuity or go offshore.
Simon Brown looks at what investors should take into account before selling a stock.
While undoubtedly serious, a downgrade threat to sub-investment grade must be in context, says Na...
After three weeks of battling with Telkom I think I am losing my mind, says Susan Erasmus.
Tamra Veley says should not see business as a threat, but an asset to the economy.
The reserve bank is worried as it expects repo rate to be higher than 7.5% by the end of 2016.
The GetSmarter CEO shares how e-learning is improving lives through education.
South Africa may harvest 39% less of the grain in the 2015 to 2016 season than a year earlier after the country suffered the lowest rainfall since records began.
It seems as if the vines have been predicting the dry summer with many vines adopting conservative growth and yield, say the Sperlings of Delheim Wine Estate.
A South African will join the likes of Sir David Attenborough in receiving the Edinburgh Medal to honour global scientists.
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