Using innovative ways to communicate drought information

The Department of Agriculture in the Western Cape has developed a series of new and innovative ways to communicate with the public about the...

Kenyan wheat farmers question imports

Kenya's wheat imports hit Sh35,6 billion last year, amid rising concerns by local farmers that millers are overlooking their produce. The farmers said millers...

Mielie-oes nóg groter geskat

Die oppervlakte- en sevende produksieskatting vir somergewasse vir 2017 is sopas vrygestel deur die nationale oesskattingskomitee. Read it in English Kommersiële mielies: Die grootte van die...

Muscadel SA Awards 2017: Third win for Orange River Cellars

The 15th annual Muscadel SA Awards function, sponsored by Enartis SA, was held at Noop, Paarl on 25 May.  Among 23 entries, five more...

Cross-breeding regulations concern SA Hunters

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) recently added twelve wildlife species to the list of tame and domesticated animals regulated under its...

Internasionale grondboontjie-aanleg vir Hartswater

Die Golden Peanut & Treenut grondboontjie-aanleg wat op 24 Augustus by Hartswater geopen is, was ’n eerste vir Suid-Afrika en beslis ’n stap in...

SU donates microscopes to Academy for Environmental Leadership

The Academy for Environmental Leadership SA (AEL) is an accredited academic institution, which offers matriculants the opportunity to partake in a one-year course in...

New minimum wage comes into effect today

The new minimum wage for agricultural employees comes into effect today (1 March 2016), minister Alan Winde, Western Cape minister of economic opportunities, announced....

Veeplaas Intensiewe Skaapskool ’n groot sukses

Die tweede Veeplaas Intensiewe Skaapskool, wat vroeër vanjaar by die Universiteit van die Vrystaat in Bloemfontein aangebied is, is weereens uiters positief ontvang. Dié...

Colourful event to launch 2016 International Year of the Pulses

The launch of the 2016 International Year of the Pulses was a colourful and informative event, which was held in a relaxed atmosphere on...