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‘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...

Celebs share their New Year’s wishes for SA

Some of South Africa’s most beloved celebrities, including enterprising chefs Zanele van Zyl and Jenny Morris as well as the singers Karin Kortjé and...

10 great stories you might have missed in 2018

2018 has been an incredible year that has taken us on a journey with many of South Africa’s agricultural leaders. In case you have...

‘Let’s make South Africa a great nation,’ says Felicia

Iconic talk show host Felicia Mabuza-Suttle, who now lives in the US, says her New Year’s wish is that South Africans would learn how...

Popular TV host calls on Mzansi to back our farmers

Popular Afrikaans story-teller, singer and TV presenter, Andries Vermeulen, says he hopes that all South Africans will embrace 2019 with an attitude of gratitude...

Celeb chef shares his fave Christmas food memories

We all have that one dish that the festive season just wouldn’t be the same without. You know, that precious food memory that immediately...

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Liquor traders to address gender-based violence in township ‘tavern dialogues’

The National Liquor Traders Council (NLTC) has announced the planned launch of the “Tavern Dialogues” on Women’s Day to combat gender-based violence and femicide...

AgriSETA Learner Connect: Meet a research scientist

As a city boy, Dr Igshaan Samuels (41) never imagined a career in agriculture. A keen interest in the environment led to studies in...

Liewe Lulu: Do I face reality or choose love?

Happiest chap in the world, from East London in the Eastern Cape, writes… Liewe Lulu, This past year with my girlfriend has been the best year...

Four things happening in SA agriculture today, 7 August 2020

At the end of another week of highs and lows in South African agriculture there’s some important information on public participation and some good...

AgriSETA Learner Connect: Meet a fish farmer

Leslie Ter Morshuizen (52) has always been passionate about fish. In fact, he was breeding goldfish and tilapia as a young boy on their...