Engineering News | Agriculture Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agriculture Wed, 21 Nov 2018 19:07:23 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 TPT, AFGRI to enter concessions for port terminals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-afgri-to-enter-concessions-for-port-terminals-2018-11-21 Tasneem Bulbulia AGRICULTURE; PORTS Wed, 21 Nov 2018 16:55:00 +0200 505376 1542812202 1542812100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barloworld mulls adding another Cat business; cuts 1 000 auto jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-mulls-adding-another-cat-business-cuts-1-000-auto-jobs-2018-11-19 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT & LOGISTICS Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:51:00 +0200 505133 1542782421 1542635460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767215_resized_barloworlddominicsewela21022.jpg Dominic Sewela 511 287 Astral commits to R1.1bn in expansion projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/astral-commits-to-r11bn-in-expansion-projects-2018-11-19 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:23:00 +0200 505120 1542637634 1542630180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767188_resized_eskomdevelopmentfoundationkhariyepoultryfactory402141022duane.jpg 511 287 Wine looking positive in the face of poor economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wine-looking-positive-in-the-face-of-poor-economy-2018-11-16 Halima Frost Agriculture Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503454 1542091283 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763766_resized_brewerybmibeercumulus11181022.jpg MALTITUDE OF BEERS With lower incomes households are opting for cheaper beers at home instead of at restaurants 511 287 Big five to save water for wine producers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/big-five-to-save-water-for-wine-producers-2018-11-16 Halima Frost Agriculture Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503449 1542091283 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763739_resized_brewerywosaharvest11181022.jpg RIPE FOR THE PICKING The harvest done at exactly the right time makes for a good wine 511 287 Connectivity seen as key to leveraging digital spinoffs in farming http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-agriculture-will-have-biggest-impact-on-africa-2018-11-16 Natasha Odendaal AGRICULTURE Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503750 1542091287 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace technology could help uplift Africa in many sectors, Airbus claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-technology-could-help-uplift-africa-in-many-sectors-airbus-2018-11-06 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503962 1542091289 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cane valuations, land negotiations dent Tongaat Hulett’s H1 headline earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cane-valuations-land-negotiations-dent-tongaat-huletts-h1-headline-earnings-2018-11-12 Marleny Arnoldi SUGAR Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:44:00 +0200 504513 1542030455 1542030240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765859_resized_sugarcanefield1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sugar maker Tongaat flags H1 loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-maker-tongaat-flags-h1-loss-2018-11-09 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:14:00 +0200 504338 1541765758 1541765640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Demand increases for thermoplastic valves http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-increases-for-thermoplastic-valves-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Agriculture Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502679 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762129_resized_safivalvebmg11181022.jpg PROCESSING PLANT BMG’s SAFi range of valves can be used in mining, energy, environmental, process plant, agriculture, and food and beverage applications 511 287 Bearings mitigate health concerns in F&B industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bearing-mitigates-health-concerns-in-f-2018-10-25 Paige Müller Agriculture Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502767 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762320_resized_bearingsbushesfeaturekmlbearings10181022.jpg HIGH-PRESSURE READY All KML bearings housing units have smooth surfaces that can be cleaned easily with high-pressure washing equipment 511 287 Supplier expands into agriculture sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wholesale-bearing-supplier-expands-into-agriculture-sector-2018-10-25 Paige Müller Agriculture Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502761 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762300_resized_bearingsbushesfeatureisobearingsunit210181022.jpg INVESTING IN AGRICULTURE ISO Bearings has been investing in the supply of internationally sourced price-competitive bearing solutions for agriculture since 2016 511 287 Lessons on transforming manufacturing in India http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lessons-on-transforming-manufacturing-in-india-2018-10-31 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Wed, 31 Oct 2018 17:02:00 +0200 503399 1541053097 1540998120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Skyscraper farms are about to go global http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skyscraper-farms-are-about-to-go-global-2018-10-31 Bloomberg AGRICULTURE Wed, 31 Oct 2018 09:12:00 +0200 503305 1540972347 1540969920 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763496_resized_highrisefarms1018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 AfDB to institute climate risk management programme for African countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-to-institute-climate-risk-management-programme-for-african-countries-2018-10-30 Tasneem Bulbulia CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 30 Oct 2018 11:51:00 +0200 503219 1540893701 1540893060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Prototype soil sampling device being tested for use in agriculture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prototype-device-for-smart-agriculture-being-tested-2018-10-26 Schalk Burger Smart Agriculture Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502002 1540218021 1540504800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760763_resized_ibmresearchagropadscan1022.jpg AGROPAD SCAN Farmers can gain meaningful information to optimise conditions to grow a specific crop 511 287 Govt commits support for clothing, textiles sector and emerging farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-commits-support-for-clothing-textiles-sector-and-emerging-farmers-2018-10-24 Marleny Arnoldi MTBPS Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:06:00 +0200 502698 1540384754 1540382760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762188_resized_agriculturefarming110220515duane.jpg 511 287 Simple farm implement can increase crop yield, reduce soil erosion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/simple-farm-implement-can-increase-crop-yield-reduce-soil-erosion-2018-10-19 Creamer Media Reporter AGRICULTURE Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:07:00 +0200 502320 1539960600 1539958020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761409_resized_aybarbbm1022.jpg The Aybar BBM is a land management system that assists farmers to construct broad bed furrows to drain excess water in vertisols 511 287 Hyflo enables efficient manufacture of hose assemblies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyflo-enables-efficient-manufacture-of-hose-assemblies-2018-10-19 Jessica Oosthuizen Agriculture Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500752 1539671136 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758236_resized_hyfloparkerkarrykrimp10181022.jpg CRIMPING MACHINE Karrykrimp 2 models are portable or bench mount crimpers 511 287 Opportunities abound for Italian entrepreneurs expanding into Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-abound-for-italian-entrepreneurs-wanting-to-expand-into-africa-2018-10-12 Shannon de Ryhove Agriculture Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499762 1539006441 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Stats SA to conduct commercial agriculture census http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stats-sa-to-conduct-commercial-agriculture-census-2018-10-08 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Mon, 08 Oct 2018 15:47:00 +0200 501157 1539006714 1539006420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758914_resized_maizeagriculture1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Tongaat warns of significant decreases in interim profit, earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-warns-of-significant-decreases-in-interim-profit-earnings-2018-10-05 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE Fri, 05 Oct 2018 16:36:00 +0200 500953 1538750260 1538750160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New safety footwear collection launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-safety-footwear-collection-launched-2018-10-05 Mia Breytenbach Agriculture Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499270 1538465646 1538690400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755432_resized_workapparelsafetyfootwearbronx0981022.jpg SPECIALISED RANGE Each style of footwear features rubber soles for high heat resistance, oil resistance, anti-slip and excellent durability 511 287 Dlamini-Zuma calls for collaboration as NDP is divided into smaller plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dlamini-zuma-calls-for-collaboration-as-ndp-is-divided-into-smaller-plans-2018-10-04 Simone Liedtke RADICAL SOCIOECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:11:00 +0200 500822 1538662410 1538662260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758425_resized_nkosazanadlaminizumagovt1022.jpg Minister in the Presidency Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma 511 287 Bokamoso Ba Rona Initiative seeks programme manager http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bokamoso-ba-rona-initiative-seeks-programme-manager-2018-10-01 Tasneem Bulbulia SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:52:00 +0200 500179 1538408360 1538387520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Davies to follow up on Saudi Arabia’s $10bn investment pledge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-follow-up-on-saudi-arabias-10bn-investment-pledge-2018-10-01 Simone Liedtke BUSINESS INVESTMENT Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:04:00 +0200 500166 1538384766 1538384640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Managing waste generation crucial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/managing-waste-generation-crucial-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Agriculture Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498700 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754280_resized_demolitionwasteadobestock09181022.jpg EXPLOSIVE OPPORTUNITIES There are many waste streams where significant opportunities exist for diversion such as organic waste or construction and demolition waste 511 287 AfDB seeks partnerships to lift 1bn people out of hunger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-seeks-partnerships-to-lift-1bn-people-out-of-hunger-2018-09-26 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:55:00 +0200 499808 1537973818 1537973700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 York Timbers lifts FY18 Ebitda by 12% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/york-timbers-lifts-fy18-ebitda-by-12-2018-09-25 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE / FORESTRY Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:54:00 +0200 499694 1537887845 1537887240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ascendis launches new strategic focus, announces positive FY18 results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ascendis-launches-new-strategic-focus-announces-positive-fy18-results-2018-09-25 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:22:00 +0200 499678 1537971589 1537885320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756299_resized_ascendisbuilding221022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76127_2018-09-25_ascendis_-_hd_web.mp413429467CEO Thomas Thomsen discussing the company's new strategy and the need for divestment. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd CEO Thomas Thomsen discussing the company's new strategy and the need for divestment. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd Ramaphosa's new 10-person land reform advisory panel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosas-new-10-person-land-reform-advisory-panel-2018-09-21 News24Wire Agriculture Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:12:00 +0200 499491 1537540775 1537535520 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755877_resized_davidmabuza140920181022.jpg Inter-Ministerial Committee on Land Reform chairperson Deputy President David Mabuza 511 287 Angola, IFC court South African investors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/angola-ifc-court-south-african-investors-2018-09-21 Nadine James TRADE Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:50:00 +0200 499479 1537541517 1537534200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Electrical equipment range expanded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/range-expanded-ensures-efficient-electrical-variables-measurement-2018-09-21 Evert Wasserman Agriculture Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497935 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752577_resized_carlogavazziwm50multichannelpoweranalyser1022.jpg MULTI-CHANNEL POWER ANALYSERS The Magnet Group specialises in the supply, implementation and support of electrical equipment 511 287 African Rainbow Capital to acquire 25% of Moloto Capital Investments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-rainbow-capital-to-acquire-25-of-moloto-capital-investments-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:37:00 +0200 499299 1537439946 1537439820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ARC Fund to act as ‘anchor investor’ in London listing of South African phosphate mine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-fund-to-act-as-anchor-investor-in-london-listing-of-south-african-phosphate-mine-2018-09-13 Terence Creamer PHOSPHATE Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:40:00 +0200 498636 1536835561 1536835200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754053_resized_elandsfonteinphosphatemine3191020171022ilan.jpg Elandsfontein phosphate mine 511 287 Quantum Foods sees 219% jump in earnings for year ending September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quantum-foods-sees-219-jump-in-earnings-for-year-ending-september-2018-09-12 African News Agency FOOD & BEVERAGE Wed, 12 Sep 2018 15:02:00 +0200 498535 1536758034 1536757320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Agribusiness confidence declines significantly in third quarter – index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agribusiness-confidence-declines-significantly-in-third-quarter-index-2018-09-10 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:23:00 +0200 498279 1536586130 1536585780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753142_resized_unileveragriculturesunflowerfarmmookgophong304131022duane.jpg 511 287