Market overview for July

Frikkie Maré, agricultural economist at the University of the Free State (UFS), gives his monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets. Lees dit in Afrikaans During...

More milk purchased in 2015

Nico Fouché, CEO of Milk SA, reports that milk purchases for February 2016 was 0,38% lower than the amount bought in February 2015. The...

Price determination in the dairy value chain

By Koos Coetzee, MPO economist “It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer or the baker that we expect our dinner, but...

Markoorsig vir Februarie 2017

Frikkie Maré, landbou-ekonoom van die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks vir ons die markoorsig oor die vorige maand se landboumarkte. Read it in English Die...

Suiwelpryse is onder druk

Suid-Afrikaanse melkprodusente het die afgelope tyd gebuk gegaan onder presies dieselfde omstandighede wat melkprodusente elders in die wêreld ook onder druk geplaas het. Volgens...

Ekonoom gesels oor die SA suiwelmark

Die Suid-Afrikaanse suiwelmark is internasionaal kompeterend en ten spyte van talle uitdagings produseer melkboere steeds volhoubaar genoeg dat die mark bestendig groei. Lise Roberts...

Lae prysindekse dui op ooraanbod van suiwel

Die Voedsel- en Landbou-organisasie van die Verenigde Nasies (FAO) se prysindeks vir suiwelprodukte in die internasionale mark het in Januarie 2016 tot die derde laagste...

Agricultural market overview for August

Frikkie Maré, agricultural economist at the University of the Free State (UFS), gives his monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets. Agricultural market overview Lees dit...

Trends in dairy producer price indices

The following trends in respect of the producer price indices of raw milk and dairy products up to March 2016 have been identified by...

Sharp decline in UHT milk imports

In January 2016 only 31 tons of UHT milk were imported, compared to an average import of 233 tons per month in 2015. The...