While a proposed dam on the lower Orange River, near Vioolsdrif, would bring relief to farmers and towns in this drought stricken area, people are still wary of this project. The community of Goodhouse in particular says it will change their way of life forever, according to SABC News.
Land Bank has set a target of to pay out to black entrepreneurs in the agricultural sector. This is done with the aim of stimulating the growth of black farming enterprises and to establish commercial farmers.
Die ontleding van grondverkope in die Noord-Kaap, Noordwes en Mpumalanga oor die afgelope jaar vertoon ŉ gunstige neiging.
Technological innovations through the use of science and research and diversifying investments in agriculture is one way to ensure that Africa cuts its food import bills and become a leader in the global food supply chain.
An expected fuel price hike will have a negative effect on the agri sector, as it will coincide with summer crop harvests.
Die indien van die tweede rondte grondeise sal met ’n ekstra twee jaar tot 2021 verleng word, het die Regering aangedui.
Young farmers are leaving behind traditional farming methods and opting for more innovative methods. Hydroponics is planting without the need for soil.
Numerous reports have been received of cattle dying due to Asiatic redwater, according to the monthly report on livestock disease trends as informally reported by veterinarians belonging to the Ruminant Veterinary Association of South Africa (RuVASA).
Vrotpootjie is hoogs aansteeklik en enige wonde soos bosluis bytplekke, beserings of stukkende plekkies, is moontlike plekke waar kieme die kloue kan binnedring.
The greatly excessive use of antibiotics in food production in recent decades has made many bacteria more resistant to antibiotics.