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Record Pome Fruit Exports Expected Despite COVID-19 Challenges
Notwithstanding hail damage in the Langkloof earlier this year and isolated wind damage in the Elgin, Grabouw, Villiersdorp and Vyeboom areas, a record apple and pear export season is expected, according to deciduous fruit governing body Hortgro. Thi
Farmer's Weekly2 min de lectureNature
Farmers Urged To Scout For Maize Stem Borers
The African maize stem borer (Busseola fusca) is one of the most severe maize pests in Africa. In an effort to mitigate the impact of the pest, Grain SA (GSA) has called on local maize producers to collect representative larval populations for resear
Farmer's Weekly2 min de lectureCrime & Violence
What Do We Mean When We Talk About Land?
Property rights or, more specifically, the power of the state to deprive a person of these rights, have been high on Parliament’s agenda these past few weeks as committees heard oral submissions from the public on the Expropriation Bill and also on t