26th & 27th November 2015; Amabhubesi Training Centre, Ferndale, Randburg, Johannesburg
Africa’s dominant agricultural sector makes the continent a prime location for the establishment of agroprocessing industries. Processing of food adds value to agriculture and […]
THE Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRDLR) approved R235 million for emerging farmers to acquire land to ease congestion in communal and state land across five provinces and boost food security. This […]
China CAMC Engineering has announced plans to revive operations at Arda Mushumbi Pools Estate with a US$200mn investment. According to reports, the estate in Mashonaland Central region will get the money over the next […]
Massey Ferguson, an AGCO brand, has announced MF Activa 7340 and MF Activa 7344 combines for the 2016 season.
The new five straw-walker, MF Activa 7340 combine replaces the MF Activa 7240 and is an […]
Livestock keepers in Burera district, Rwanda, are upbeat as a new milk factorynears completion. According to officials in the region the factory is owned by Burera Dairy Ltd and is being constructed by the […]
Anchor, New Zealand’s leading milk brand, has begun producing fortified milk drink in Ethiopia. The company launched its first nationwide Anchor fortified milk drink earlier this month.
According to State industry Minister Dr Mebratu Meles, […]
The Agriculture and Rural Development Authority (Arda) intends to expand Katiyo Tea Estates by an additional 300ha as it targets to re-start the factory in the medium term. Arda is currently utilising only 200ha […]
Green Coffee Agro Industry (GCAI) has bought a 49% share of Tepi Coffee Plantation (TCP) that was held by
Ethiopia’s government GCAI already held the other 51% share in TCP, which is the second largest […]
Tongaat-Hulett has launched a project to support small-scale sugar farmers in Mozambique.
The South African agro-processing company will coordinate the scheme, which will see 362 farmers in Xinavane, Maputo province, divided into five associations, growing […]
South Africa is a particularly water scarce country, leaving it in a perilous position when met by drought like in recent months. A viable solution to help save water and aid dams the opportunity […]