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The hottest stocks in the agri sector

The food and agricultural sector may not enjoy the high profile spotlight of tech companies, but global supply constraints and demand drivers make these...

Remaining positive in uncertain times

We are about to enter the second half of 2018, and it might just be time to reflect on the past six months and...

Markoorsig vir April 2018

Dr Frikkie Maré, ’n landbou-ekonoom aan die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks ’n markoorsig van die vorige maand se landboumarkte. Read it in English.  Mieliemark Die...

#AgriMarkets: SA soya bean imports set to decline

South Africa’s soya bean and oilcake (meal) imports could decline by 27% and 17%t year-on-year in the 2018/2019 marketing year, to 20 000 tons...

Pork price makes it top pick

With the continued decrease in the price of pork whilst other meats trend higher, consumers who are feeling the pinch are most likely to...

Die begroting en landbou

Deur Frikkie Maré, lektor, Departement Landbou-ekonomie, Universiteit van die Vrystaat Die minister van finansies, Malusi Gigaba, het gister die begrotingsrede vir die 2018/2019 finansiële boekjaar gelewer....

Budget speech must address agri challenges

As we await the budget speech, Wessel Lemmer of Absa writes that an efficient use of public funds is essential to optimise SA’s agricultural...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Maize: This past weekend (2 – 4...

Wolmark is marginaal laer

Die wolmark het effens laer verhandel en die Cape Wools Merino-aanwyser het met 0,7% en 132 punte gedaal om op ’n waarde van R184,24/kg...

SA mielies: Moontlike uitvoerbare surplusse

Die rekord-bemarkingseisoen van 2017/18 is iets van die verlede en die fokus is weereens op die nuwe seisoen wat voorlê. Aanvanklik, voor die optimale...