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Brief comments on South Africa’s peanut market

South Africans mainly consume peanuts in two forms – as peanuts (edible nuts), and processed peanut butter. Over the past five seasons, peanut butter...

Rising maize flour prices in Kenya

In Kenya, concern is growing as maize flour prices continue to increase, despite a record harvest. According to news reports, a 2kg packet of...

Oes- en kunsmis-prysverhouding gunstig vir 2016

Read this in English Die huidige oes/kunsmis-prysverhouding is gunstig vergeleke met dié van die vorige seisoen en behoort die vraag na kunsmis in die 2016/17-plantseisoen...

Wheat prices hit record high

South African wheat prices climbed to a record high as duties on imports of the grain were set to climb about 30%, following a...

Change in reporting of prices for frozen chicken

As a response to the increasing number of queries to Statistics SA for average price information, Statistics SA recently introduced additional specific codes for...

Jooste verklaar Aartappel-markinligting

Markinligting wat in Julie vanjaar bekendgestel is, het daarop gedui dat van Januarie tot einde Julie vanjaar 10,2 miljoen, oftewel 16% minder, 10kg sakkies...

Global dairy sales decline due to economic instability

New research from Euromonitor shows continued economic and political instability in the world’s biggest economies is dramatically affecting the global dairy sales, with what...

Overview of the global citrus market

In a report on the global lemon market, Rudolf Mulderij, editor of AGF.nl, news medium for the Dutch and Belgian fruit and vegetable trade, writes...

Prof Willemse kyk in die glasbal vir landbou

Soos oudergewoonte het prof Johan Willemse van die Universiteit van die Vrystaat se kwartaallikse landboumark-vooruitsigtewerkswinkel produsente van heinde en ver gelok. Die werkswinkel is...

Internasionale suiwel-prystendense

Die Verenigde Nasies se Voedsel- en Landbou-organisasie (FAO) se prysindeks vir suiwelprodukte het gedurende April 2016 tot Julie 2016 met 11,8% tot ’n vlak...