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Mohair prices continue to increase

The second last sale of the winter mohair sales season continued its upward trend despite the fluctuating currency, which ended slightly higher than on...

The latest red meat prices/Die jongste rooivleispryse

The latest weekly red meat prices are brought to you by Absa and the Red Meat Producer's Organisation (RPO). For more information contact 011...

Wool market 1,3% higher

The wool market kept up its sterling performance and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator gained 1,3% and 248 points to close at a value...

Strong demand sustains wool market

On the back of strong demand for quality merino wool, the wool market gained further momentum over the past month. Although the weaker Rand...

Global milk production reaches new low

Over the last 20 years, the growth of global milk production has never been as low as last year. Production grew by just 0.9%...

Wool market 0,8% higher

The wool market maintained its recent gains after a solid day’s trade and increased by 0,8%, and by 156 points to close at a...

Mohair market prices continue to rise

The mohair market was dearer on the fifth auction of the winter marketing season, showing strong gains across all mohair types. The Rand weakened...

Significant rise in tractor sales in October

October tractor sales of 704 units were significantly (24%) up on the 567 units sold in October last year. On a year-to-date basis tractor...

Local dairy market uncertain

Notwithstanding the drought in the Eastern and Western Cape, the estimated production of raw milk in the first eight months of 2017 is higher...

International dairy prices on a roll

The FAO price index for dairy products increased from April 2016 to March 2017, with 52.7%to a level which is 29.4% lower than the...