Engineering News | Agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:01:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 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 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 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 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 Trawling for a cleaner environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trawling-for-a-cleaner-environment-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Agroprocessing 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 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 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 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 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 DA proposes free trade, cost and regulatory reductions to stimulate manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-proposes-free-trade-cost-and-regulatory-reductions-to-stimulate-manufacturing-2018-08-07 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:49:00 +0200 495086 1533655214 1533649740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Staude to retire as Tongaat CEO; CFO to take extended medical leave of absence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/staude-to-retire-as-tongaat-ceo-cfo-to-take-extended-medical-leave-of-absence-2018-08-06 Creamer Media Reporter MANUFACTURING Mon, 06 Aug 2018 15:16:00 +0200 494935 1533561745 1533561360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 System installed at sugar refinery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-system-successfully-implemented-at-sugar-refinery-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Agroprocessing Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491857 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738371_resized_delfinvacuumsystem0620181022.jpg SYSTEM SUPPLY The Delfin vacuum system was supplied and installed through Maverick Industrial Cleaning Solutions 511 287 SA’s ambitious Youth Employment Service starts taking shape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yes-lets-2018-07-20 Marleny Arnoldi YOUTH EMPLOYMENT Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492123 1532008831 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740552_resized_yes.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75243_2018-06-29_yes_-_hd_web.mp425581274YES CEO Tasmia Ismail-Saville discusses the first hub opening and company involvement towards the initiative. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. YES CEO Tasmia Ismail-Saville discusses the first hub opening and company involvement towards the initiative. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Chemicals factory to support value chain opened in Maluti-a-Phofong SEZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chemicals-factory-to-support-value-chain-opened-in-maluti-a-phofong-sez-2018-07-06 Schalk Burger Chemicals Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490934 1530541319 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735930_resized_kevalichemicalsfactorylaunchedinharrismithinpartnershipwithidcdti06181022.jpg KEVALI FACTORY IN HARRISMITH Visitors and dignitaries tour the new chemicals factory in July 511 287 Danone's Morocco dairy firm loses 50% of milk market – CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/danones-morocco-dairy-firm-loses-50-of-milk-market-ceo-2018-06-27 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Wed, 27 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490954 1530085160 1530084960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sub-Saharan farmers to fight Fall Armyworm with new digital weapon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sub-saharan-farmers-to-fight-fall-armyworm-with-new-digital-weapon-2018-06-26 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:49:00 +0200 490833 1530006621 1530002940 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 South African sugar industry to march over influx of imports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-sugar-industry-to-march-over-influx-of-imports-2018-06-26 African News Agency SUGAR Tue, 26 Jun 2018 09:25:00 +0200 490810 1529998689 1529997900 99999999999 African News Agency 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 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