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Taiwan lifts ban on SA apples

South African apple exporters are expected to immediately restart shipments to Taiwan after the ban on South African apple imports was lifted by the...

#FactSheet: The fall armyworm in South Africa

The fall armyworm is a species in the order of Lepidoptera and is the larval life stage of a fall armyworm moth. Its scientific...

Consumers to feel the wrath of consecutive fuel price hikes

South Africa’s agricultural sector has powered relatively well post the devastating drought two years ago, helping the country to avoid a recession in 2017...

Monsanto opens Plant Health Pathology Lab at Petit

Monsanto South Africa recently celebrated an important milestone with the opening of its state of the art Plant Health Pathology laboratory at its maize...

Growth predicted for SA avo industry

The South African avocado industry is looking forward to a good year, as steadily increasing demand from both the local and international markets seems...

Agribusiness Confidence Index returns to 50 plus

The Agbiz/IDC Agribusiness Confidence Index improved by 9 points to 58 points in the first quarter of 2018, after declining to levels below the...

Concerns about Brazilian MDM imports

Reports about corruption and the evasion of food safety checks in the Brazilian meat and poultry industries are a continuing concern for South African...

Fruit-Full game continues to grow

Usage figures for Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing’s branded educational game where players engage with the fruit growth, processing and sales, Fruit-Full showed a 304.81% increase...

Land reform: A heated and emotive debate

The past week has seen some of the most dramatic developments the country has experienced in its 22 years of democracy. Wherever you found yourself...

Good feedback on new SA plum

The large, red Polaris plum is a new variety of plum that markets are getting a chance to taste. Fruits Unlimited’s Jako van Lill...