Western Cape Agriculture, SA hosts vaccination outreach to agricultural workers

The Western Cape Department of Agriculture‘s research farm, Elsenburg, hosted a vaccination outreach to agri-workers on the farm and from surrounding areas. The Cape Winelands District Health initiative resulted in 328 agri-workers and 94 qualifying staff members lining up for their … Continue reading Western Cape Agriculture, SA hosts vaccination outreach to agricultural workers

Global table grape exports expected to hit record high in 2020/21 season

Like the rest of the global agricultural sector, the table grape industry has had to face a variety of challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic this past year, including soaring freight costs, labour shortfalls, worldwide shipping delays and refrigerated container … Continue reading Global table grape exports expected to hit record high in 2020/21 season

Agribusiness prospects in East and Southern Africa: Investor shares his insights

Locally produced agricultural products to supply Angola’s retailers and animal feed for poultry and fishery companies. These are just two of the agribusiness opportunities in Southern and Eastern Africa, according to Henri de Villeneuve. De Villeneuve has decades of experience … Continue reading Agribusiness prospects in East and Southern Africa: Investor shares his insights

‘Biggest challenge for the South African citrus season lies in logistics’ – FruitOne

The Citrus Growers Association of South Africa released the 2021 citrus production estimate last week and are anticipating a record crop for the region. Favourable weather conditions in the northern production regions have resulted in a good citrus blossom and … Continue reading ‘Biggest challenge for the South African citrus season lies in logistics’ – FruitOne