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Agri SA says adoption of resolution on land expropriation will damage economy

Nov 15 2018 12:21

The federation of agricultural organisations says the adoption by a committee of Parliament of a resolution to alter the Constitution to allow for expropriation without compensation will hurt investor confidence.


Newly launched farming register to prevent 'double dipping' of department resources – DG

Nov 06 2018 12:13

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has launched the Producer/Farmer register in order to keep an accurate record of smallholder farmers as well as the services provided to them.


WATCH: Italian startup offers cannabis for depressed pets

Nov 03 2018 10:33

If your pet is anxious, depressed or aggressive, you can treat it with cannabis. Italian Start-up WeedEntity has opened a shop in Naples where dogs and cats can receive treatment.


Karan Beef claims it never intentionally contravened Competition Act

Oct 31 2018 20:25

Karan Beef acknowledges that an agreement with I&J contravened the Competition Act, but claims it "never intentionally contravened the law".


Commission refers firms to Tribunal for cartel conduct in sale of boerewors, beef patties

Oct 29 2018 15:00

The Competition Commission found two firms divided up market share in the supply of products including beef burger patties, steak sizzlers, crumbed beef steakletts, viennas and boerewors.


Marijuana shortages abound in Canada amid licence rigmarole

Oct 27 2018 09:10

The Canadian cannabis industry is still reeling from sky-high demand in the second week of legalisation, with growers expressing frustration at the length of time it’s taking to get licenced.


Summer drought may shrink supplies of French spuds

Oct 19 2018 06:13

It's harvest time and the chips are down for potato producers in northern France where a long summer drought could see French spuds shrink in size and volume.



Little risk to Zeder portfolio from land reform - CEO

Oct 09 2018 19:58

Although the land issue in SA is "top of mind and slightly concerning for all parties", Zeder's CEO sees a minimal risk to its current investments.

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