Engineering News | Agriculture Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agriculture Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:42:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Tongaat Hulett appoints interim CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-hulett-appoints-interim-ceo-2018-09-07 Simone Liedtke PEOPLE Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:31:00 +0200 498139 1536330807 1536330660 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 High demand for SAIW fabricator certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-fabricator-certification-in-high-demand-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Agriculture Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496783 1535985409 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749640_resized_hermanpotgieterpic1022.jpg HERMAN POTGIETER I'm encouraged by the growing demand for Welding Fabricators Certification Scheme in the country 511 287 Bidvest lifts FY18 HEPS despite volatile market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bidvest-lifts-fy18-heps-despite-volatile-market-2018-09-03 Simone Liedtke BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT / SERVICES Mon, 03 Sep 2018 12:57:00 +0200 497511 1535972445 1535972220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BMG’s solar inverters used in agricultural irrigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmgs-solar-inverters-used-in-agricultural-irrigation-2018-08-31 Evert Wasserman Agriculture Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495876 1535439103 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 South African farmers play chicken with Trump tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-farmers-play-chicken-with-trump-tariffs-2018-08-29 Reuters TRADE Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:41:00 +0200 497118 1536237912 1535546460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AfDB, FAO to collaborate again on boosting agriculture investments in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-fao-to-collaborate-again-on-boosting-agriculture-investments-in-africa-2018-08-28 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Tue, 28 Aug 2018 11:17:00 +0200 496965 1535449922 1535447820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Agricultural organisations commit to developing national strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agricultural-organisations-commit-to-developing-national-strategy-2018-08-27 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE Mon, 27 Aug 2018 16:49:00 +0200 496908 1535381541 1535381340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749973_resized_agricultureasufstatementofintentsigning2082018simoneliedtke1022.jpg 511 287 More black farmers needed in a sustainable and orderly way – AgriSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-black-farmers-needed-in-a-sustainable-and-orderly-way-agrisa-2018-08-24 African News Agency Agriculture Fri, 24 Aug 2018 11:03:00 +0200 496732 1535104438 1535101380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749529_resized_dankriekagrisa210820151022.jpg AgriSA president Dan Kriek 511 287 Trawling for a cleaner environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trawling-for-a-cleaner-environment-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Agriculture Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495048 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745759_resized_foodbevhake0818bloomberg1022.jpg HAKING ITS TOLL Hake takes less toll on the environment than most other farmed proteins 511 287 African cacao-producing country starts making top-quality chocolate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-cacao-producing-country-starts-making-top-quality-chocolate-2018-08-24 Rebecca Campbell Agribusiness Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495568 1534831365 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Gauteng rapid land release programme to be launched next week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-rapid-land-release-programme-to-be-launched-next-week-2018-08-22 Simone Liedtke LAND Wed, 22 Aug 2018 16:36:00 +0200 496470 1534951193 1534948560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EAIF backs billion-dollar Nigeria fertiliser plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaif-backs-billion-dollar-nigeria-fertiliser-plant-2018-08-22 Anine Kilian CHEMICALS Wed, 22 Aug 2018 12:10:00 +0200 496402 1534947585 1534932600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US poultry industry to urge retaliation if South Africa ends quota http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-poultry-industry-to-urge-retaliation-if-south-africa-ends-quota-2018-08-22 Reuters TRADE Wed, 22 Aug 2018 11:27:00 +0200 496391 1534930137 1534930020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Poultry group seeks to suspend US import quota http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poultry-group-seeks-to-suspend-us-import-quota-2018-08-21 Reuters TRADE Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:40:00 +0200 496343 1534862597 1534862400 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 No land grabs allowed – ANC assures AgriSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-land-grabs-allowed-anc-assures-agrisa-2018-08-21 Sashnee Moodley Agriculture Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:13:00 +0200 496337 1534861903 1534860780 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748620_resized_omrivanzylagrisa210820181022.jpg AgriSA executive director Omri van Zyl 511 287 AgriSA meeting with the ANC "successful" http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agrisa-meeting-with-the-anc-successful-2018-08-21 News24Wire Agriculture Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:25:00 +0200 496323 1534859718 1534857900 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748601_resized_dankriekagrisa210820151022.jpg AgriSA President Dan Kriek 511 287 ANC, AgriSA to meet over expropriation, economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-agrisa-to-meet-over-expropriation-economy-2018-08-20-1 News24Wire ECONOMY Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:54:00 +0200 496094 1534758751 1534751640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New Asia market manager appointed for South African wines body http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-asia-market-manager-appointed-for-south-african-wines-body-2018-08-17 Schalk Burger BREWERIES & WINERIES Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:25:00 +0200 496049 1534508978 1534508700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company offers paper alternative to wooden and plastic pallets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-offers-paper-alternative-to-wooden-and-plastic-pallets-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Agriculture Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493580 1534227761 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742467_resized_kimmoboard07181022.jpg VISUAL RESEMBLANCE Honeycomb fibreboard technology takes its name from the visual resemblance to a bee’s honeycomb 511 287 Tiger Brands’ shares fall on lower FY18 earnings expectations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tiger-brands-shares-fall-on-lower-fy18-earnings-expectations-2018-08-16 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:40:00 +0200 495905 1534413096 1534412400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Davies endorses Itac’s recommendation of increase in sugar import duties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-endorses-itacs-recommendation-of-increase-in-sugar-import-duties-2018-08-15 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING / SUGAR Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:55:00 +0200 495730 1534326735 1534323300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tribunal approves Zaad, Hygrotech merger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-zaad-hygrotech-merger-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS AND ACQUISTIONS Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:32:00 +0200 495406 1534149228 1534149120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfDB head calls for agriculture technologies to optimize African farmers' output http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-head-calls-for-agriculture-technologies-to-optimize-african-farmers-output-2018-08-10 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:12:00 +0200 495322 1533892440 1533892320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 App monitors spread of FAW in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/app-monitors-spread-of-faw-in-africa-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493448 1533535817 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742205_resized_cropfailurebloomberg20171022jpg.jpeg PEST ARMY The invasion of the fall armyworm is threatening the food security of 300-million people in Africa 511 287 New-configuration valve creates export potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-configuration-valve-creates-export-potential-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493957 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743213_resized_valvesastore08181022.jpg THE MORE THE MERRIER The new hole configuration of the FK d90 industrial butterfly valve allows for better placement 511 287 Irrigation system reduces water use in orchards by 70% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irrigation-system-reduces-water-use-in-orchards-by-70-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493298 1534156659 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743078_resized_treehog07181022jpg.jpeg WATER CONSERVATION The Tree Hog can reduce water consumption by up to 70% 511 287 W Cape focusing on creating certainty in agriculture sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/w-cape-focusing-on-creating-certainty-in-agriculture-sector-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493164 1534156670 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741416_resized_agriculture20115duane1022jpg.jpeg CERTAINTY NEEDED Farmers are positive about recent rains in the Western Cape, but more rain is needed to sustain recovery efforts 511 287 South Africa has significant potential for biopharming, bio economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-has-significant-potential-for-biopharming-bio-economy-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493416 1534156688 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741997_resized_maizebloomberg1022jpg.jpeg BIOPHARMING POTENTIAL Maize, potato, and tobacco plants can be used in biopharming 511 287 Omron focusing on aiding farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omron-focusing-on-aiding-farmers-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493815 1534156701 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 South African farmers face tough road to recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-farmers-face-tough-road-to-recovery-2018-08-10 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493078 1537530917 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741209_resized_theewaterskloofdamdroughtlandclimatechangereuters1022jpg.jpeg ROAD TO RECOVERY Drought stricken regions in South Africa need three years of significant rainfall to recover 511 287