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All-women SA expedition takes on conservation mission

Fifty days. Four countries. 9000km. An all-women South African expedition will set out on a conservation mission in September to raise awareness about human-wildlife...

Fuel price woes for South Africa

South Africa has experienced fuel price increases over the past few months, with the current price hitting an all-time record high. However, this is...

Banana crates drastically reduce losses

Bananas are the most important subtropical fruit grown in South Africa. During the 2015/2016 marketing season, this sector alone contributed 44% (R1,6 billion) of...

USA takes in more RSA citrus

Summer Citrus from South Africa (SCSA) previously announced that it is entering the 2018 campaign in the United States (US) in a positive mood...

Southern African citrus forecast rises

In what is expected to be another record volume year, South Africa's Citrus Growers Association (CGA) says the grapefruit and soft citrus crops are...

SA avocado season surpasses early estimates

The avocado season is doing better than what farmers expected this year. An avocado extension officer says: “They underestimated the volumes by about 30%....

Weighing up the dangers of fracking in South Africa

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Click here to read the original article. The South African government is looking into fracking to...

SA citrus could get full entry into USA

The United States (US) has decided to amend regulations regarding importation of citrus from the whole of South Africa into the US. Previously, only...

Exceptional growth in Pinotage as SA’s national wine grape

Wine lovers around the world have a soft spot for it! The Pinotage market is booming at 24 million litres a year and counting;...

Let’s make SA’s water law work

Agri SA’s Natural Resources Centre of Excellence committee and newly constituted Water Desk last month met with a select group of South Africa’s leading...