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SA food and non-alcoholic price inflation decelerates

Food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation has been on a downward trend since mid-2017, following a robust output from the agricultural sector. In January 2018,...

Do you have a Thought For Food to feed the planet?

Thought For Food (TFF) is a global movement which aims to bring innovative thinkers, between the ages of 18 and 35 together to find...

Ancient grains become modern food

Although the most common grains consumed globally are wheat, maize, oats and rice, ancient grains are making a comeback. According to a 2016 article...

SA food producer price inflation up to 1.0% y/y  

The headline food producer price inflation for December 2017 edged up slightly to 1.0% year-on-year (y/y) from 0.9% y/y in the previous month. Similarly,...

SA food price inflation slows to 4.9%   

Food inflation for December 2017 was in line with our expectation at 4.9% year-on-year (y/y), from 5.2% in November 2017. This is reflective of...

Generational differences that shape the demand for food

The marketing process of any product starts with the suppliers of the raw materials the product is made of and ends with the consumer....

Slower food inflation in October

Food inflation slowed to 5.3% year-on-year (y/y) in October 2017, from 5.4% y/y in the previous month. This is the lowest level in 23...

African vegetables earn scholar top food prize

Kenyan scholar, professor Ruth Oniang’o, and Mali businesswoman, Maïmouna Sidibe Coulibaly, were recently awarded the African Food Prize (AFP) for their seed exchange project...

Expropriation without compensation: Impact on food availability and affordability

In the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2017 Global Food Security Index, South Africa was ranked as the most food secure country on the African continent...

#WorldFoodDay: Doing something about hunger

One of the many challenges facing South Africa is the daily harsh reality for just too many of our people - they go to...