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Agri SA project to fix shocking rural roads well underway

When you go shopping you may not be driving a badly pothole-ridden road, like the ones in many rural areas. But those bumps still...

WEF in race to build sustainable global food system

Agriculture and food security will be major discussion points at this year’s edition of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Around 3 000 of the biggest names in business, government...

‘Let’s unite behind farmers,’ pleads Food For Mzansi founders

From the streets of Bloemfontein to Pretoria, South Africa’s administrative capital, Food For Mzansi’s endeavour to salute the often unsung heroes of agriculture has...

Sernick partnership to boost Nketoana’s red meat industry

The Nketoana Local Municipality in the Free State has signed a five-year partnership agreement with the Sernick Group to boost the red meat industry...

The idiot’s guide to looking like a whole snack in 2019

As a slightly chubby teen, I became obsessed with diets when I was just in grade 10. I devoured diet literature, because I badly...

‘Don’t underestimate agri contribution to SA economy’

Nono Sekhoto-Iga, the Managing Director and founder of Growthshoot, a leading agri-business, says new farmers will thrive if they receive proper support, as well...

Understanding the new minimum wage for agricultural workers

Whilst the new minimum wage for agricultural workers has been met with mixed emotions by farmer representatives and organized labour, both Cosatu and the Federation...

Food ambassador calls for unity amidst foot-and-mouth outbreak

Closing the borders is not the solution to the current foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak in South Africa, warns Dr Brylyne Chitsunge, the Pan African Parliament’s...

4 back-to-school lunchbox ideas that your kids will love

Ok, let's be honest. The only thing that brings more joy than the laughter of a child is when the school bus comes to...

10 stress-free ways to a new body for the new year

With health taking the lead as a key consumer trend, it comes as no surprise that so many people are embracing healthy eating and...

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Food clubs: Let’s turn the tables on SA’s deteriorating health

Sick people get sicker much easier and much faster than healthy people. It is really that simple. Once the first line of defence in...

Young coffee roaster plans to uplift smallholder farmers in Mzansi and...

At the beginning of 2007, Mhlengi Ngcobo was just another happy 13-year-old boy playing with his friends after school. Then suddenly he started getting...

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...