Engineering News | Agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:14:12 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Pests, diseases a burden on agriculture – ARC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pests-diseases-a-burden-on-agriculture-arc-2018-04-25 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:17:00 +0200 484981 1524667569 1524665820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SAB, AB InBev on track with five-year public interest commitment investments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-ab-inbev-on-track-with-five-year-public-interest-commitment-investments-2018-04-23 Marleny Arnoldi BREWERIES Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:59:00 +0200 484684 1524492522 1524488340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721669_resized_sabpic23042018dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Call made for ‘broad coalition’ to reverse South Africa’s premature deindustrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/call-made-for-broad-coalition-to-reverse-south-africas-premature-deindustrialisation-2018-04-20 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:30:00 +0200 484601 1524235404 1524234600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721457_resized_manufacturingapisasolburgsteelpipeplant90911duaneonline.jpeg 511 287 Short retention time silo installed in Thailand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/short-retention-time-silo-installed-in-thailand-2018-03-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Agroprocessing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480948 1522048525 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713724_resized_boschprojectsshortretentiontimerefinedsugarconditioningsilohvacroomcomprising3blowersand2airconunits0320181022.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGY The newly developed short retention time refined sugar conditioning silo enables reduced residence time of 16 hours, compared with the standard period of between 65 and 72 hours 511 287 Polymer offering diversified into US beet sugar industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polymer-offering-diversified-into-us-beet-sugar-industry-2018-03-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Agroprocessing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480946 1522048525 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713720_resized_vesconitebearingshangerellipticalhangerbearingforsugarapplications02181022.jpg PROCESS SWEETENER The HiTemp 150 hanger bearing is an abrasive-resistant material, ideal for applications that are wearing on traditional materials such as bronze 511 287 Insufficient tariff requires urgent intervention http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insufficient-tariff-requires-urgent-intervention-2018-03-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Agroprocessing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481071 1522048525 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713933_resized_southafricansugarassociationsugartaxinfographic03181022.jpg PROBLEMATIC The Health Promotion Levy currently being pursued will have an adverse effect on the local sugar market 511 287 Plug-and-play IoT edge gateway launched for industry, mining http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plug-and-play-iot-edge-gateway-launched-for-industry-mining-2018-03-27 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Tue, 27 Mar 2018 10:01:00 +0200 482248 1522144227 1522137660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cape farmers lose 25% of orchards, vineyards as result of drought – expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-farmers-lose-25-of-orchards-vineyards-as-result-of-drought-expert-2018-03-22 News24Wire AGRICULTURE Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:55:00 +0200 481868 1521712619 1521712500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New research facility to unlock economic potential of South Africa’s biomass waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-research-facility-to-unlock-economic-potential-of-south-africas-biomass-waste-2018-03-20 Shirley le Guern RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:50:00 +0200 481718 1521558797 1521557400 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715426_resized_bidf121022.jpg Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane and Biorefinery Development Facility group leader Bruce Sithole 511 287 Land expropriation without compensation key for economic growth – Masondo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-expropriation-without-compensation-key-for-economic-growth-masonda-2018-03-06 Anine Kilian LAND REFORM Tue, 06 Mar 2018 15:38:00 +0200 480303 1520348734 1520343480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712173_resized_agriculturefarming110220515duane.jpg 511 287 Long-suffering SA manufacturing sector hoping to reap Ramaphosa dividend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-optimistic-that-new-governance-will-build-sa-manufacturing-2018-03-02 Dylan Slater MANUFACTURING Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478819 1519718137 1519941600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710220_resized_new.jpg 511 287 Trade agreement with the EU a boost for Western Cape exports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-agreement-with-the-eu-a-boost-for-western-cape-exports-2018-03-01 Kim Cloete TRADE Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:14:00 +0200 479939 1519976526 1519917240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Consumers urged to buy local as poultry industry remains ‘in distress’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consumers-urged-to-buy-local-as-poultry-industry-remains-in-distress-2018-02-27 Simone Liedtke AGROPROCESSING Tue, 27 Feb 2018 15:38:00 +0200 479541 1519739898 1519738680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Illovo’s economic value-add in Africa reported at R23.8bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/illovos-economic-value-add-in-africa-reported-at-r238bn-2018-02-21 Schalk Burger SUGAR ECONOMY Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:00:00 +0200 479010 1519222295 1519221600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Treasury allocates R6bn for drought relief measures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-allocates-r6bn-for-drought-relief-measures-2018-02-21 Megan van Wyngaardt BUDGET 2018 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:35:00 +0200 478989 1519289589 1519216500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709102_resized_theewaterskloofdamdroughtlandclimatechangereuters1022.jpg 511 287 Water department seeking partnerships to strengthen policy environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dws-includes-different-sectors-in-its-quest-for-modern-water-sector-development-2018-02-09 Dylan Slater WATER RESOURCES Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476807 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African grape variant to be launched at German fruit trade fair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-grape-variant-to-be-launched-at-german-fruit-trade-fair-2018-02-06 Dylan Slater AGRICULTURE Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:33:00 +0200 477448 1517927702 1517927580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fruit farmers opening sluices for Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fruit-farmers-opening-sluices-for-cape-town-2018-02-06 News24Wire WATER Tue, 06 Feb 2018 10:33:00 +0200 477374 1517906958 1517905980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South African table grape harvest seen stable despite drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-table-grape-harvest-seen-stable-despite-drought-2018-02-05 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Mon, 05 Feb 2018 11:50:00 +0200 477263 1517824389 1517824200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 New models needed to revitalise and modernise SA’s water sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-water-sector-requires-revitalisation-cooperation-and-modern-appreciation-2018-02-02 Dylan Slater Water Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476095 1517295047 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0