Engineering News | Agriculture Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agriculture Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:45:13 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Third biennial food and drink exhibition to be held in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-biennial-food-and-drink-exhibition-to-be-held-in-2018-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469460 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688663_resized_fdtafrica2016exhibition102017fdtafricamessemunchen1022.jpg FDT AFRICA 2018 The aim of fdt Africa 2018 is to consolidate the existing target groups of exhibitors and visitors 511 287 SAB entrepreneurship for employment initiative welcomed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-entrepreneurship-for-employment-initiative-welcomed-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469762 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689266_resized_beersouthafrica102017busaprbreweryandwineryindustries20171022.jpg SAB PROGRAMME The SAB entrepreneurial programme, which provides a package of support, was launched in September 511 287 Industry still suffers effects of drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-still-suffers-effects-of-drought-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469452 1510643466 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688639_resized_canopies102017vinpro1022.jpg DROUGHT EFFECTS As a result of the drought, the Western Cape has received 30% less rainfall than the amount needed at this stage 511 287 DCD success in winemaking opens new markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biotech-company-turns-to-lucrative-fruit-sugar-concentrates-market-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469761 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689262_resized_fruitsugar102017greencelltechnologiesbloomberg1022.jpg LESS SUGAR Consumers are more informed about the effect of foodstuffs they consume and the growing demand for less sugary products 511 287 New Summerstrand-based ale house opened http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-summerstrand-based-ale-house-opened-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469661 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688997_resized_varietyoffering102017docksidebrewery1022.jpg GLOBAL STYLES Globally, there are more than thirty main styles of beer 511 287 Tank cleaning ensures quality batch, every time http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tank-cleaning-ensures-quality-batch-every-time-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469457 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688654_resized_hydroclawintank102017spraynozzle1022.jpg SPECIALIST PRODUCT The HydroClaw nozzle is a specialist nozzle which is best suited for the cleaning of tanks with high solids content 511 287 Value-for-money centrifugal pumps to change process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/value-for-money-centrifugal-pumps-to-change-process-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469758 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689252_resized_mfp2mfp3pumpseries12017verderpumps1022.jpg UPCOMING AVAILABILITY Higher flow rates are expected to be available very soon 511 287 Shipments of SA sugar resume after storm-related repairs to terminal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-shipment-on-schedule-for-london-2017-11-17 Victor Moolman TRADE Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470244 1510643469 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690421_resized_tsbsugarmalelanemill241112duane1022.jpg SWEET EXPORTS Sugar is being exported to the European Union, China and Japan 511 287 Geosynthetic products produce a sealing barrier for diverse applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geosynthetic-products-produce-a-sealing-barrier-for-diverse-applications-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465944 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680762_resized_fibertexsageosyntheticclaylinersbentofixx092017fibertexsa1022.jpg BENTOFIX X The carrier geotextile of the Bentofix X is coated with an additional, low-permeability polyethylene layer 511 287 Tongaat Hulett lifts H1 earnings by 5% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-hulett-lifts-h1-earnings-by-5-2017-11-13 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:29:00 +0200 470846 1510572477 1510568940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local bearings company experiences growth in food production sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-bearings-company-experiences-growth-in-food-production-sector-2017-11-10 Victor Moolman Agriculture Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468983 1510037532 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Standard Bank creates R1.8bn debt funding model for South African agricultural sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/standard-bank-creates-r18bn-debt-funding-model-for-south-african-agricultural-sector-2017-11-06 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:17:00 +0200 470039 1509976403 1509970620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mobile fly farm creator wins GCIP-SA competition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-fly-farm-creator-wins-gcip-sa-competition-2017-11-06 Anine Kilian SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:29:00 +0200 470032 1509965484 1509964140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 A lot needs to be done to ensure universal access to water and sanitation – Tshwete http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/department-acknowledges-road-ahead-for-water-and-sanitation-2017-11-03 Dylan Slater WATER & SANITATION Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468826 1509430619 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 We should avoid radical rhetoric and policies on land – AgriSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/we-should-avoid-radical-rhetoric-and-policies-on-land-agrisa-2017-11-01-1 News24Wire LAND REFORM Wed, 01 Nov 2017 14:54:00 +0200 469691 1509541468 1509540840 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689066_resized_agriculturefarming110220515duane.jpg 511 287 UCT’s business school to participate in UN programme research council http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ucts-business-school-to-participate-in-un-programme-research-council-2017-10-27 Mia Breytenbach FINANCIAL SERVICES Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468137 1508762238 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Family-owned businesses outperform peers, report shows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/family-owned-businesses-outperform-peers-swiss-report-2017-10-27 Mia Breytenbach BUSINESS STUDY Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468145 1508762239 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fabric containers used to divert Orange river for bridge-widening project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fabric-containers-facilitate-bridge-widening-equipment-divert-river-2017-10-27 Dylan Slater Construction Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468071 1509091430 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685486_resized_n12hopetown02georevetbagsconsolidatingtheplatformcopyfotor.jpg GEOTEXTILE SOLUTION The project required 1 000 GeoRevet Geobags to help create the piling platform structure 511 287 Brown appoints executives at Denel, Safcol and Alexkor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brown-appoints-executives-at-denel-safcol-and-alexkor-2017-10-26 Creamer Media Reporter STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 26 Oct 2017 15:38:00 +0200 469133 1509026129 1509025080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687888_resized_zwelakhentshepe410220816duane.jpg Zwelakhe Ntshepe 511 287 Work drying up in Western Cape drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-drying-up-in-western-cape-drought-2017-10-26 News24Wire DROUGHT Thu, 26 Oct 2017 08:34:00 +0200 468975 1509001447 1508999640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 NWK appoints new CFO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nwk-appoints-new-cfo-2017-10-24 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Tue, 24 Oct 2017 09:38:00 +0200 468637 1508830776 1508830680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Department of agriculture to help farmers stop the spread of bird flu http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/department-of-agriculture-to-help-farmers-stop-the-spread-of-bird-flu-2017-10-24 News24Wire AGRICULTURE Tue, 24 Oct 2017 08:15:00 +0200 468596 1508828184 1508825700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Illovo secures Treasury approval for land development project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/illovo-secures-treasury-approval-for-land-development-project-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter TRANSFORMATION Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:50:00 +0200 468474 1508505263 1508503800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gauteng optimistic new project toolkit will raise infrastructure delivery efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-eyes-paradigm-shift-in-approach-to-delivering-public-infrastructure-2017-10-20 Natasha Odendaal INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467008 1508244740 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685435_resized_delivery.jpg 511 287 Mahindra SA to start local assembly, move into tractor market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-sa-to-start-local-assembly-move-into-tractor-market-2017-10-13 Irma Venter AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:32:00 +0200 467717 1508138625 1507883520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684759_resized_mahindrapikupfrontright1022.jpg The new-generation Mahindra Pik Up 511 287 Supplier aims to change industry mindset http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-supplier-aiming-to-change-industry-mindset-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465941 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680768_resized_kubotau306miniexcavator092017smithpowerequipment1022.jpg COMPACT EXCAVATOR The 3 t Kubota U30-6 mini excavator from Smith Power Equipment a compact machine 511 287 Well-maintained equipment ensures market competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/well-maintained-equipment-way-to-stay-ahead-of-competitors-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465653 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680053_resized_theunsjburgermanagingdirector092017burmaplanthire1022.jpg THEUNS BURGER The proactive approach involves maintenance of a company’s equipment 511 287 Global water insecurity calls for water infrastructure maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-water-insecurity-calls-for-water-infrastructure-maintenance-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466187 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681175_resized_cropfailurebloomberg20171022.jpg FOOD INSECURITY Food is heavily reliant on water supply. Scarce water supply puts crops and livestock at risk 511 287 Chamber helps Italian companies prosper in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-helps-italian-companies-prosper-in-s-africa-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465970 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Event drives partnerships at the highest levels http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-drives-partnerships-at-the-highest-levels-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466081 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681055_resized_saitalyindabalaunch0920171022.jpg COMMITMENT TO COLLABORATION Nico de Kock, Phindile Baleni and Paolo Borzatta signed an agreement of collaboration between Gauteng and Italy at the launch of the South Africa-Italy Summit/Indaba 511 287 Open immigration regime central to S Africa’s growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/open-immigration-regime-central-to-s-africas-growth-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465973 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680759_resized_garyeisenbergeisenbergassociates0820171022.jpg GARY EISENBERG South Africa’s foreign policy should never lose sight of the historical benefits that have streamed into South Africa from Italy 511 287 Renewed focus for construction equipment supplier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewed-focus-for-construction-equipment-supplier-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Agriculture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466322 1507881107 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681524_resized_twinproweldergenerator092017renttechsa1022.jpg PREFERRED SUPPLIER Renttech SA is the preferred supplier of welding, power generation, lifting and rigging equipment to buy or rent in 511 287 KZN local cane farmers rally together to survive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-local-cane-farmers-rally-together-to-survive-2017-10-12 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:17:00 +0200 467545 1507798078 1507796220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 CoM shows off potential of rooftop agriculture in Johannesburg inner city http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/com-shows-off-potential-of-rooftop-agriculture-in-johannesburg-inner-city-2017-10-11 Ilan Solomons URBAN AGRICULTURE Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:36:00 +0200 467491 1507735487 1507732560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684091_resized_urbanagriculturechamberofmines111020171022.jpg The Chamber of Mines is participating in and has funded a pilot project to assess the feasibility of growing herbs and vegetables on the rooftops 511 287 Fresh produce market agents, association referred to Competition Tribunal for prosecution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fresh-produce-market-agents-association-referred-to-competition-tribunal-for-prosecution-2017-10-11 Schalk Burger COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:57:00 +0200 467478 1507730788 1507730220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AB InBev focusing on its public interest commitments as it celebrates one year as megabrewer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ab-inbev-focusing-on-its-public-interest-commitments-as-it-celebrates-one-year-as-megabrewer-2017-10-11 Schalk Burger SOCIAL INVESTMENT Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:45:00 +0200 467470 1507731360 1507729500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTI calls for resolution on outstanding Doha issues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-calls-for-resolution-on-outstanding-doha-issues-2017-10-10 Schalk Burger TRADE Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:02:00 +0200 467246 1507638913 1507633320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0