Engineering News | Agroprocessing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Tue, 23 Jul 2019 02:47:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 OPINION: Making farming cool for youngsters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/making-farming-cool-for-youngsters-2019-07-19 Martin Zhuwakinyu AFRICA BEAT Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0200 526082 1563520357 1563516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812732_resized_martinzhuwakinyu60719dylancopy1022.jpg Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Martin Zhuwakinyu 511 287 Feeding 10bn people will require genetically modified food https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/feeding-10bn-people-will-require-genetically-modified-food-2019-07-17 Bloomberg AGRICULTURE Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:24:00 +0200 525796 1563350901 1563344640 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Didiza calls for conversation with land owners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/didiza-calls-for-conversation-with-land-owners-2019-07-16 African News Agency Agroprocessing Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:56:00 +0200 525716 1563281102 1563270960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811797_resized_thokodidiza21022.jpg Agriculture, Land Reform & Rural Development Thoko Didiza 511 287 Tongaat CEO seeking to freeze payments on R11bn of debt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-ceo-seeking-to-freeze-payments-on-r11bn-of-debt-2019-07-16 Bloomberg AGROPROCESSING Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:16:00 +0200 525660 1563284557 1563261360 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Chicken import tariff increases will not solve industry problems – association https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chicken-import-tariff-increases-will-not-solve-industry-problems-association-2019-07-10 Marleny Arnoldi POULTRY Wed, 10 Jul 2019 14:19:00 +0200 525194 1562762819 1562761140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gauteng macroeconomic model to be ready in next 100 days, says Ramokgopa 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Simone Liedtke SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Mon, 13 May 2019 14:57:00 +0200 519449 1557752362 1557752220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mahindra South Africa unveils comprehensive farming equipment range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-south-africa-unveils-comprehensive-farming-equipment-range-2019-05-10 Irma Venter AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 May 2019 10:05:00 +0200 519261 1557497328 1557475500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798147_resized_mahindratractorssa201911022.jpg Mahindra has entered the farming equipment business in South Africa 511 287 Polymer bushings used in unsuitable environments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polymer-bushings-used-in-unsuitable-environments-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Agroprocessing Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517977 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE Mon, 08 Apr 2019 11:11:00 +0200 516531 1554714743 1554714660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 In2Foods launches new agroprocessing facility at OR Tambo SEZ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in2foods-launches-new-agroprocessing-facility-at-or-tambo-sez-2019-04-05 Tasneem Bulbulia AGROPROCESSING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:40:00 +0200 516455 1554704210 1554475200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792002_resized_in2foodlaunchdavidmakhura0419dylan1022.jpg Gauteng Premier David Makhura 511 287 Durban set to become garden of eating through urban farming projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-set-to-become-garden-of-eating-through-urban-farming-projects-2019-04-04 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Thu, 04 Apr 2019 12:19:00 +0200 516261 1554373954 1554373140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 A tiny beetle is killing an urban forest and there's no solution 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