Brief reflections on SA’s agricultural economy and women inclusion

Today, March 8, 2021, I participated in a Corteva Agriscience and GIBS Virtual Roundtable event. The event’s theme was “Building an Enabling Environment for Women Entrepreneurs in Agriculture Policy and Practice Perspectives“. My contribution was not so much on the...

Covid-19: Agri will show its worth in third wave

The second wave of Covid-19 infections appears to be moderating across South Africa, bringing hope for the start of economic recovery. But let’s not get our hopes up too soon, warns Lucius Phaleng, agricultural economist at the National Agricultural Marketing...

‘My passion for farming started when I was young,’ says Ndumiso Gule

“I was born with it,” says Ndumiso Gule on this episode of the Farmer’s Inside Track podcast. “My passion for farming started when I was young.” Gule, the assistant farm manager and beef section manager at the renowned Baynesfield Estate in KwaZulu-Natal is the mover...