Food prices in South Africa

Food inflation has been topical over the past few months, and South Africa saw double-digit levels from mid-2022 to mid-2023. This was not unique to South Africa but a global phenomenon underpinned by various factors, including drought in South America; China’s strong...

Sustainable agricultural practices made simple for your farm

The conditions for agricultural production in South Africa and elsewhere in the world are rapidly changing. Thanks to climate change, severe weather phenomena are affecting food production with farmers witnessing significant changes in their soil structures. This...

South Africa sits pretty in Sub-Saharan Africa food security stakes

On October 16 we celebrated World Food Day, commemorating the founding of the UN Food & Agriculture Organisation in 1945. This day is also an opportunity for countries to reflect on their food security conditions and efforts to boost agricultural production. This...