Engineering News | Agriculture Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agriculture Mon, 25 Jun 2018 06:15:06 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Saldanha Bay aquaculture development zone gets green light http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanha-bay-aquaculture-development-zone-gets-green-light-2018-06-22 Marleny Arnoldi AQUACULTURE Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:04:00 +0200 490603 1529661989 1529661840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735275_resized_aquaculturehermanus1022.jpg 511 287 Strong attendance growth at Fastener Fair Turkey 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-attendance-growth-at-fastener-fair-turkey-2018-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Agriculture Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489052 1529391401 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Avocado 'green gold' ripe and ready for South Africa's farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/avocado-green-gold-ripe-and-ready-for-south-africas-farmers-2018-06-21 Reuters AGRICULTURE Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:41:00 +0200 490367 1529564228 1529563260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Emission abatement technology could drive industrialisation – EPCM Global http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emission-abatement-technology-could-drive-industrialisation-epcm-global-2018-06-20 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490237 1529589286 1529480160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa’s metrology institute reports successful food safety conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-metrology-institute-reports-successful-food-safety-conference-2018-06-14 Rebecca Campbell FOOD Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:33:00 +0200 489754 1528980316 1528979580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sea Harvest to acquire fishing business, stake in subsidiaries of Viking Fishing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sea-harvest-to-acquire-fishing-business-stake-in-subsidiaries-of-viking-fishing-2018-06-13 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:33:00 +0200 489564 1528878877 1528878780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa's largest fishing firm Oceana could lose fishing rights in Namibia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-largest-fishing-firm-oceana-could-lose-fishing-rights-in-namibia-2018-06-06 Reuters FISHERIES Wed, 06 Jun 2018 15:47:00 +0200 488939 1528293030 1528292820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AgriProtein aims to break ground on R500m Gauteng fly factory in November http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agriprotein-aims-to-break-ground-on-r500m-gauteng-fly-factory-in-november-2018-06-06 Irma Venter AGRISCIENCE Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:43:00 +0200 488911 1528289230 1528288980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731331_resized_agriproteinfactory11022.jpg The Cape Town fly factory 511 287 Land Bank welcomes board changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-bank-welcomes-board-changes-2018-06-04 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE Mon, 04 Jun 2018 12:42:00 +0200 488602 1528109164 1528108920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tribology talk addresses abundant wear challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribology-talk-addresses-abundant-wear-challenges-2018-06-01 Melissa Zisengwe Agriculture Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487034 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727332_resized_drjeanpatrickleger05181022.jpg JEAN-PATRICK LEGER In applications, two surfaces rub and/or spin against each other causing friction and leading to wear 511 287 African Swine Fever outbreak reported in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-swine-fever-outbreak-reported-in-south-africa-2018-05-31 Reuters FOOD & BEVERAGE Thu, 31 May 2018 14:10:00 +0200 488349 1527768666 1527768600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Albany reopens Virginia bakery after R70m refurbishment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/albany-reopens-virginia-bakery-after-r70m-refurbishment-2018-05-31 Anine Kilian FOOD & BEVERAGE Thu, 31 May 2018 12:19:00 +0200 488329 1527762737 1527761940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DTI, stakeholders establish sugar value-chain task team to address industry challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-stakeholders-establish-sugar-value-chain-task-team-to-address-industry-challenges-2018-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi SUGAR Tue, 29 May 2018 11:01:00 +0200 487993 1527584738 1527584460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729294_resized_sugarcane1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Tongaat Hulett reports R1.9bn FY18 operating profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-hulett-reports-r19bn-fy18-operating-profit-2018-05-28 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING / SUGAR Mon, 28 May 2018 14:58:00 +0200 487914 1527512834 1527512280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729112_resized_tongaathulettstarchkilpriviermaize1022duane.jpg 511 287 Afgri Equipment, John Deere launch agricultural equipment telematics, automation systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afgri-equipment-john-deer-launch-agricultural-equipment-telematics-automation-systems-2018-05-28 Schalk Burger AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY Mon, 28 May 2018 12:39:00 +0200 487887 1527595256 1527503940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Avian flu still affecting agricultural cycles – Quantum Foods http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/avian-flu-still-affecting-agricultural-cycles-quantum-foods-2018-05-24 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURAL / FOOD AND BEVERAGE Thu, 24 May 2018 17:01:00 +0200 487707 1527174385 1527174060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Too early to expect any marked improvement in trading environment – Rhodes Food http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/too-early-to-expect-any-marked-improvement-in-trading-environment-rhodes-food-2018-05-22 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING Tue, 22 May 2018 12:40:00 +0200 487320 1526985672 1526985600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pioneer Foods achieves credible interim performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pioneer-foods-achieves-credible-interim-performance-2018-05-21 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING Mon, 21 May 2018 12:49:00 +0200 487184 1526899846 1526899740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cranes company upgrades equipment at power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/konecranes-upgrades-lifting-equipment-at-power-stations-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485447 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723399_resized_konecranes2cxtuno0520171022jpg.jpeg UPGRADING CRANES Konecranes is currently upgrading and replacing crane and lifting equipment at various Eskom power stations across South Africa 511 287 Rope specialist introduces drones to NDT at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-specialist-introduces-drones-to-nondestructive-testing-at-eskom-2018-05-02 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485373 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723196_resized_skyriderseliosdrone05181022jpg.jpeg DRONE INSPECTIONS Skyriders has added a drone to its NDT testing offerings at Eskom facilities 511 287 Some inroads made after ten years of the Industrial Policy Action Plan - Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ten-years-of-the-industrial-policy-action-plan-makes-some-inroads-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Tue, 15 May 2018 08:28:00 +0200 486493 1526373031 1526365680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725887_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant2810091022duane.jpg 511 287 South Africa's Astral Foods H1 profit jumps more than five fold http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-astral-foods-h1-profit-jumps-more-than-five-fold-2018-05-14 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Mon, 14 May 2018 08:27:00 +0200 486376 1526279711 1526279220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Bayer to sell South African cotton seed business as part of Monsanto merger conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bayer-to-sell-south-african-cotton-seed-business-as-part-of-monsanto-merger-conditions-2018-05-11 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Fri, 11 May 2018 15:30:00 +0200 486342 1526045751 1526045400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725550_resized_cotton1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Energy efficient tech can bring farmers substantial savings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficient-technology-can-bring-farmers-substantial-savings-2018-04-24 Paige Müller Agriculture Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484789 1525759057 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721870_resized_nampozestweggroupmotors04181022.jpg SEE FOR YOURSELF The Zest WEG Group demo trailer which compares motor efficiency from WEG IE1 all the way up to WEG IE5 motors 511 287 Refurbishments a cheaper alternative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/refurbishments-a-cheaper-alternative-to-buying-equipment-2018-04-24 Paige Müller Agriculture Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484830 1525759057 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technology at forefront of Nampo 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-at-the-forefront-of-nampo-2018-2018-04-24 Paige Müller Agriculture Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484784 1525759057 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721853_resized_nampograinsanamp02017fromsky1022.jpg GO BIG OR GO HOME The Grain SA Nampo Harvest Day exhibition has grown steadily since its inception in 1967 511 287 Agriculture industry grows despite challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agriculture-industry-grows-despite-challenges-2018-04-24 Paige Müller Agriculture Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484780 1526554292 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722059_resized_wandile.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74059_2018-04-16_agricultural_-_hd_web.mp444102659Agricultural Business Chamber discusses the state of the agricultural economy in South Africa. Camerawork and editing: Darlene Creamer. Agricultural Business Chamber discusses the state of the agricultural economy in South Africa. Camerawork and editing: Darlene Creamer. Drone industry to expand in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drone-industry-to-expand-in-2018-2018-05-11 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484665 1525759057 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722167_resized_dronesdjimavicpro0620171022.jpg YEAR OF THE DRONE The versatility of drones make them adaptable for a variety of industries 511 287 Backlog in application process stifling drone industry in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/backlog-in-application-process-stifling-drone-industry-in-south-africa-2018-05-11 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Agriculture Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485115 1526540491 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Internal candidate appointed by NWK as transformation director http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/internal-candidate-appointed-by-nwk-as-transformation-director-2018-05-10 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Thu, 10 May 2018 15:09:00 +0200 486235 1525957819 1525957740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wine prices to rise as global shortage looms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wine-prices-to-rise-as-global-shortage-looms-2018-05-08 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING Tue, 08 May 2018 16:35:00 +0200 485942 1525790361 1525790100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724579_resized_potentialwineshortage052018vinpro1022.jpg Consumers can expect to pay between 8% and 11% more for their favourite wine 511 287 South African farmers take AB InBev to competition watchdog http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-farmers-take-ab-inbev-to-competition-watchdog-2018-05-07 Reuters AGRICULTURE Mon, 07 May 2018 16:54:00 +0200 485822 1525763115 1525704840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kaap Agri sees positive H1 results despite drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kaap-agri-sees-positive-h1-results-despite-drought-2018-05-07 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Mon, 07 May 2018 16:49:00 +0200 485821 1525706218 1525704540 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 NWK to sell Opti Agri as focus shifts to core business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nwk-to-sell-opti-agri-as-focus-shifts-to-core-business-2018-05-07 Schalk Burger AGRICULTURE Mon, 07 May 2018 15:38:00 +0200 485801 1525701464 1525700280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Agri SA launches water desk to ensure farmers get fair share of precious resource http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agri-sa-launches-water-desk-to-ensure-farmers-get-fair-share-of-precious-resource-2018-05-04 News24Wire WATER Fri, 04 May 2018 11:39:00 +0200 485639 1525426875 1525426740 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723835_resized_agriculture201151022duane.jpg 511 287 South African wine-maker Distell sees lower crop amid drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-wine-maker-distell-sees-lower-crop-amid-drought-2018-05-02 Reuters WINERIES Wed, 02 May 2018 14:06:00 +0200 485356 1525262886 1525262760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ramaphosa calls for equal pay for men and women #MayDay http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-calls-for-equal-pay-for-men-and-women-mayday-2018-05-01 African News Agency WORKERS' DAY Tue, 01 May 2018 17:22:00 +0200 485265 1525194536 1525188120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723021_resized_constructionworkersduane.jpg 511 287