Engineering News | Agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Sun, 24 Feb 2019 05:16:46 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Tongaat shares drop after profit warning http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-shares-drop-after-profit-warning-2019-02-22 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Fri, 22 Feb 2019 15:53:00 +0200 512483 1550843698 1550843580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Intervention needed as chicken imports reach record high – poultry association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intervention-needed-as-chicken-imports-reach-record-high-poultry-association-2019-02-21 African News Agency FOOD & BEVERAGE Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:08:00 +0200 512271 1550736630 1550736480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Sugar tax will shrink the industry, says South African sugar association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-tax-will-shrink-the-industry-says-south-african-sugar-association-2019-02-21 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:42:00 +0200 512265 1550735057 1550734920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 South Africa will have to produce 50% more food by 2050 or face crisis – WWF http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-will-have-to-produce-50-more-food-by-2050-or-face-crisis-wwf-2019-02-20 News24Wire AGRICULTURE Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:43:00 +0200 512080 1550645736 1550644980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Icasa boss sentenced to 20 years in prison for fraud, money laundering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-boss-sentenced-to-20-years-in-prison-for-fraud-money-laundering-2019-02-15 News24Wire Agroprocessing Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:16:00 +0200 511735 1550241348 1550222160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781641_resized_rubbenmohlalogaicasaactingchairperson.jpg Icasa chairperson Rubben Mohlaloga 511 287 Tongaat appoints CFO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-appoints-cfo-2019-02-11 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:17:00 +0200 511118 1549878794 1549873020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Precision farming enables cost savings in a tight economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/precision-farming-enables-cost-savings-in-a-tight-economy-2019-01-30 Creamer Media Reporter Agroprocessing Thu, 31 Jan 2019 14:25:00 +0200 510019 1549008304 1548937500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778236_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77254_2019-02-01_rer522-precisionfarming-hdweb.mp4100413416Precision farming enables cost savings in a tight economy Precision farming enables cost savings in a tight economy ARC to launch new range of cultivated indigenous citrus, deciduous fruits in Germany http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-to-launch-new-range-of-cultivated-indigenous-citrus-deciduous-fruits-in-germany-2019-01-31 Creamer Media Reporter AGROPROCESSING Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:32:00 +0200 510201 1548936224 1548930720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Good rains lift SA crop production estimates – agricultural economist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-rains-lift-sa-crop-production-estimates-agricultural-economist-2019-01-30 African News Agency Agroprocessing Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:22:00 +0200 509974 1548829632 1548829320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777734_resized_agriculture201151022duane.jpg 511 287 Agricultural sector plan prioritises job creation, agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agricultural-sector-plan-prioritises-job-creation-agroprocessing-2019-01-29 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:59:00 +0200 509923 1548828235 1548759540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777638_resized_drjohnpurchase0119dylan1022.jpg Agbiz CEO Dr John Purchase 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77216_2019-01-29_busa_agri_twitter.mp432754353Agbiz CEO Dr John Purchase discusses the agricultural sector's five-year business plan. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Agbiz CEO Dr John Purchase discusses the agricultural sector's five-year business plan. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. South Africa farmers seek R3bn in drought aid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-farmers-seek-r3bn-in-drought-aid-2019-01-25 Reuters AGRICULTURE Fri, 25 Jan 2019 14:16:00 +0200 509716 1548427092 1548418560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Company focused on agriculture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focused-on-agriculture-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Agroprocessing Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508246 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773904_resized_agrismartsolutionnampo05181022.jpg AGRI-SMART SOLUTION The joint venture will bring the most essential spare products closer to farmers, in order to satisfy their maintenance needs for bearings and agricultural products 511 287 Namibia, South Africa sign fisheries MoU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/namibia-south-africa-sign-fisheries-mou-2019-01-24 African News Agency FISHERIES Thu, 24 Jan 2019 16:27:00 +0200 509622 1548340711 1548340020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 AGCO to take farm mechanisation into rural African communities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agco-to-take-farm-mechanization-into-rural-african-communities-2019-01-21 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:13:00 +0200 509118 1548064587 1548061980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Climate change threatens to make your morning brew more expensive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-change-threatens-to-make-your-morning-brew-more-expensive-2019-01-17 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:32:00 +0200 508851 1547721460 1547721120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Don’t hurt farmers with higher electricity tariffs, says Agri Western Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dont-hurt-farmers-with-higher-electricity-tariffs-says-agri-western-cape-2019-01-15 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:59:00 +0200 508638 1547621298 1547564340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Hudson appointed Tongaat Hulett CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gavin-hudson-appointed-tongaat-hulett-ceo-2019-01-14 Tasneem Bulbulia FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:33:00 +0200 508484 1547555052 1547472780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Agri-hub seen as key post-mining-economy jobs driver in west Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agri-hub-seen-as-key-post-mining-economy-jobs-driver-in-west-gauteng-2019-01-14 Terence Creamer AGRICULTURE Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:30:00 +0200 508430 1547477792 1547458200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774286_resized_agriculturesibanyereapwhatyousow41022.jpg The programme is part of bigger plan to build a sustainable post-mining economy in the West Rand 511 287 Nkomazi special economic zone to boost industrialisation in Mpumalanga http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nkomazi-special-economic-zone-to-boost-industrialisation-in-mpumalanga-2019-01-08 African News Agency 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1544601840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 KZN’s 'agricultural master plan' is key to transformation, says MEC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzns-agricultural-master-plan-is-key-to-transformation-says-mec-2018-12-11 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:54:00 +0200 507184 1544525574 1544522040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Rooibos tea enjoys a rosy outlook from international markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rooibos-tea-enjoys-a-rosy-outlook-from-international-markets-2018-12-10 African News Agency AGRICULTURE/TRADE Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:19:00 +0200 507076 1544445168 1544444340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Measures in place to boost the Western Cape economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/measures-in-place-to-boost-the-western-cape-economy-2018-12-07 Thabi Madiba Agroprocessing Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505485 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768076_resized_businessinthewesterncapeeconomicopportunitiesmecforwesterncape221120181022.jpg Beverley Schäfer Growth in the Western Cape economy slowed down over the past years because of the drought that impacted on some of the province’s key sectors such as agriculture and tourism 511 287 Progress made with establishing Nkomazi SEZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/progress-made-with-establishing-nkomazi-sez-2018-12-06 Marleny Arnoldi SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:51:00 +0200 506828 1544104369 1544104260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Agbiz, IDC Agribusiness Confidence Index falls to lowest level in nearly a decade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agbiz-idc-agribusiness-confidence-index-falls-to-lowest-level-in-nearly-a-decade-2018-12-04 Simone Liedtke AGRIBUSINESS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:21:00 +0200 506492 1543918950 1543918860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 The final frontier: who owns 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