Engineering News | Agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Sun, 18 Feb 2018 23:16:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Showcase of SA's manufacturing prowess to debut in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/broader-exposure-for-south-africa-at-2019-expo-2018-02-02 Dylan Slater Manufacturing Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476093 1517295056 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 KfW Development Bank signs R900m loan facility with Land Bank http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kfw-development-bank-signs-r900m-loan-facility-with-land-bank-2018-02-01 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Thu, 01 Feb 2018 17:01:00 +0200 477067 1517498106 1517497260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704858_resized_tpnchocholowres1022.jpg Land Bank CEO TP Nchocho 511 287 Crop munching pest in Africa raises hunger threat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crop-munching-pest-in-africa-raises-hunger-threat-2018-01-29 Reuters FOOD SECURITY Mon, 29 Jan 2018 08:22:00 +0200 476524 1517209214 1517206920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South African maize planting area seen down 18% from last season http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-maize-planting-area-seen-down-18-from-last-season-2018-01-26 Reuters AGRICULTURE Fri, 26 Jan 2018 16:05:00 +0200 476502 1516975995 1516975500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Wine industry sees positives despite expected R700m shortfall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wine-industry-sees-positives-despite-expected-r700m-shortfall-2018-01-22 Megan van Wyngaardt FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:08:00 +0200 475888 1516630246 1516630080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702208_resized_wineinglass1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sawis warns wine grape crop may be smallest since 2005 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sawis-warns-wine-grape-crop-may-be-smallest-since-2005-2018-01-19 Megan van Wyngaardt FOOD & BEVERAGE Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:35:00 +0200 475760 1516363960 1516361700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701928_resized_wineharvest1022.jpg 511 287 Former Land Bank CEO convicted of fraud http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/former-land-bank-ceo-convicted-of-fraud-2018-01-19 African News Agency FRAUD Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:00:00 +0200 475739 1516355432 1516352400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Without rain, S Africa's Cape Town may run out of water by April http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/without-rain-s-africas-cape-town-may-run-out-of-water-by-april-2018-01-16 Reuters WATER Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:49:00 +0200 475369 1516107149 1516106940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700986_resized_droughtclimatechange1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa white maize futures scale 11-month peak on hot, dry conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-white-maize-futures-scale-11-month-peak-on-hot-dry-conditions-2018-01-15 Reuters FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:56:00 +0200 475213 1516011044 1516010160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700621_resized_farmmaizeswazilandun1022.jpg 511 287 Drought conditions hit South African maize belt – industry group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drought-conditions-hit-south-african-maize-belt-industry-group-2018-01-09 Reuters AGRICULTURE Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:08:00 +0200 474504 1515489982 1515481680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699502_resized_tongaathulettstarchkilpriviermaize1022duane.jpg 511 287 Balancing rules, safety and certification will be key to drone industry success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/although-sa-drone-laws-best-in-world-market-potential-stunted-by-slow-certification-2017-12-15 Dylan Slater Unmanned Aviation Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472933 1513069877 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697863_resized_sunrise.jpg 511 287 South African poultry group calls for probe of forced labour in Brazil http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-poultry-group-calls-for-probe-of-forced-labour-in-brazil-2017-12-12 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:12:00 +0200 473691 1513064469 1513062720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Omnia files contempt of court case at Foskor over contentious phosphoric acid pricing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-files-contempt-of-court-case-at-foskor-over-contentious-phosphoric-acid-pricing-2017-12-08 Dylan Slater CHEMICALS Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:47:00 +0200 473541 1512737449 1512737220 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Battling threat of sugar tax, excessive imports and low price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battling-threat-of-sugar-tax-excessive-imports-and-low-price-2017-12-08 Victor Moolman Agroprocessing Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472069 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694515_resized_dsc00671022.jpg DEDICATED TO SUGAR CANE Large parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga, about 360 000 ha, are dedicated to growing sugar cane 511 287 Municipalities to reduce emissions by diverting waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalities-to-reduce-emissions-by-diverting-waste-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471334 1511853905 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692591_resized_organicwaste112017jgafrika1022.jpg WASTE-DIVERSION STRATEGY The strategy entails waste disposal and the beneficial use for business development 511 287 Potential of groundwater in spotlight again amid Western Cape drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-of-groundwater-retakes-spotlight-after-decades-of-disinvestment-2017-12-01 Dylan Slater Water Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471753 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Crookes Brothers profits down on lower sugar cane revenue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crookes-brothers-profits-down-on-lower-sugar-cane-revenue-2017-11-29 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Wed, 29 Nov 2017 14:14:00 +0200 472572 1511958987 1511957640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Land Bank a key driver in transforming agri sector in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-bank-a-key-driver-in-transforming-agri-sector-in-south-africa-2017-11-22 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:36:00 +0200 471862 1511344363 1511332560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 Agroprocessing 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 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 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