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Young farmers urged to be unapologetic about creating wealth

Well-known entrepreneur and private equity investor Polo Leteka has urged young farmers to create wealth that not only contributes to food security, but also...

Agriculturists can reap the benefits of advancements in tech

Advancing agriculture in Mzansi through the use of the latest technology was at the forefront on the first day of the fourth Annual AFASA...

Summit kicks off with call to young farmers to embrace technology

The fourth Annual AFASA Young Farmers Summit started moments ago with the president of the African Farmers’ Association of South Africa, Dr Vuyo Mahlati,...

Food For Mzansi bags two international media nominations

Just more than ten months after Food For Mzansi was officially launched, the agricultural news lifestyle platform was nominated for no less than two...

Mzansi’s young farmers hyped up for fourth Annual AFASA Young Farmers Summit

Young farmers from all over Mzansi will descend on Centurion in Gauteng next week for the fourth Annual AFASA Young Farmers Summit (AAYFS) –...

‘We never thought agriculture could be so cool’

Four provinces, four weeks and nearly 10 000 learners later and we’re still standing! The month-long VKB Food For Mzansi Agri Career Roadshow was...

Choosing a career is daunting, but Limpopo learners are keen to explore options in agriculture

It’s crazy how time flies when you’re having fun. We are already in the fourth and final week of our VKB Food For Mzansi...

Late registrations now accepted for Annual AFASA Young Farmers Summit (AAYFS)

Late registrations are now being accepted for the fourth Annual AFASA Young Farmers Summit (AAYFS) on 21 and 22 August 2019 at Leriba Lodge in Centurion. This...

Farming opportunities for passionate youngsters come to the Free State

A new partnership between the Sernick Group and Future Farmers is opening up commercial cattle farming to young people in the Free State that...

Learners introduced to new spectrum of agricultural opportunities in Paarl

The excitement is running high as VKB and Food For Mzansi enters the third week of their Agri Career Roadshow. Today, hundreds of learners...

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Three things happening in SA agriculture today, 10 July

The agricultural master plan is in full swing and today vegetable industry stakeholders had the opportunity to give input. These are the top three...

How to wash fruit, veggies to safeguard them from virus

If you’re not already washing your fresh fruit and vegetables before consumption, you have got a problem. Two health experts, Andrea du Plessis and...

Liewe Lulu: Is there a proposal on the horizon?

Over The Edge from Bela-Bela in Limpopo writes… Liewe Lulu, I like to think that I am a smart girl who can make good decisions for...

Drowning craft beer industry pleads for support from state

Only 10% of South African craft brewers believe they will be able to continue trading in the near future if the current restrictions on...