Monday, December 5, 2022

#flashbackfriday Plaas TV 6 to 10 June

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

This week Plaas TV brought viewers more interesting content and this is #flashbackfriday. Below is a recap of the week’s episodes: 

  • For key wheat and apple production regions, the recent multi-year drought was the most severe in 30 years. Dr Simone Theron did a study to explore the impact of drought on apple and wheat farmers in the Western Cape.
  • Daarna gesels ons met Nico Brink van Yara oor hul hoë-gehalte produktereeks, spesifiek gefokus op pasgemaakte oplossings vir produsente.

Read more about last week’s episodes here.

  • Ian Cunningham is onlangs aangewys as Agri Wes-Kaap se Jongboer van die Jaar. Hy boer met sagtevrugte en wyndruiwe op Elgin en in vandag se episode van Plaas TV, gesels hy oor die boustene van sy boerdery.
  • Daarna gesels Anje Erasmus van Aartappels SA oor die jongste marktoestande.
  • The port of East London re-opened for agricultural maize exports for the first time in 10 years, and this will bring new agricultural export opportunities. Dr André van der Vyver from the South African Cereals and Oilseeds Trade Association, discusses this with us.
  • Daarna gesels ons met prof Frikkie Maré oor verbruikerspersepsies.

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