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South Africa’s summer crops hectares set to increase

South Africa’s 2016/17 summer crops “intentions to plant” data paints a mixed picture. Taking a broader view, the data shows an expected 15% year-on-year...

Market update: Safex beef

According to an Agbiz market update, there was some activity in the South African Futures Exchange (Safex) beef market this week. As a result,...

Wolmark verhandel effens hoër

Die wolmark verhandel effens hoër met die Cape Wools Merino-aanwyser wat met 0,3% en 49 punte gestyg het om teen ’n waarde van R164,34/kg...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Weather: Weather forecasts shows a possibility of...

Markoorsig vir Oktober 2017

Frikkie Maré, landbou-ekonoom by die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks ’n markoorsig oor die vorige maand se landboumarkte. Read it in English. Mieliemark In Oktober het...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Weather: Weather forecasts show a possibility of...

Dairy prices under pressure

South African milk producers have been under immense pressure in recent times, but these pressures are much the same as those experienced by milk...

Rand/US dollar to remain a key driver of grain prices

South Africa is traditionally a net exporter of maize and a net importer of wheat. However, during the 2015/16 marketing year the country became...

Wolmark is 2,6% hoër

Die wolmark het hoër verhandel en die Cape Wools Merino-aanwyser het met 2,6% en 450 punte gestyg, om op ’n waarde van R177,14/kg vir...

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: South Africa’s maize crop is in...