Engineering News | Agroprocessing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Tue, 25 Jun 2019 14:13:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Extreme weather is shaking up Africa's corn trade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/extreme-weather-is-shaking-up-africas-corn-trade-2019-06-25 Bloomberg AGRICULTURE Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:21:00 +0200 523664 1561454623 1561454460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Winetech Pitching Den entry deadline extended to June 28 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/winetech-pitching-den-entry-deadline-extended-to-june-28-2019-06-05 Creamer Media Reporter FOOD & BEVERAGE Wed, 05 Jun 2019 11:06:00 +0200 521879 1559726625 1559725560 99999999999 Tasneem Bulbulia 0 0 Tongaat’s shares fall as it announces plans to restate 2018 financial statements https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaats-shares-fall-as-it-announces-plans-to-restate-2018-financial-statements-2019-05-31 Tasneem Bulbulia AGROPROCESSING Fri, 31 May 2019 16:22:00 +0200 521538 1559313638 1559312520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lekwa municipality water supply problems hit Astral Foods poultry processing plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lekwa-municipality-water-supply-problems-hit-astral-foods-poultry-processing-plant-2019-05-28 African News Agency AGROPROCESSING Tue, 28 May 2019 11:05:00 +0200 521038 1559034375 1559034300 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Land Bank economist warns of increasing risk of African swine fever https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-bank-economist-warns-of-increasing-risk-of-african-swine-fever-2019-05-24 Tasneem Bulbulia AGRICULTURE Fri, 24 May 2019 16:45:00 +0200 520868 1558709194 1558709100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tongaat Hulett, lenders to consider standstill agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-hulett-lenders-to-consider-standstill-agreement-2019-05-16 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Thu, 16 May 2019 14:45:00 +0200 519833 1558011007 1558010700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Court action suspended, parties agree on more transparency in chicken industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-action-suspended-parties-agree-on-more-transparency-in-chicken-industry-2019-05-15 African News Agency POULTRY Wed, 15 May 2019 14:17:00 +0200 519676 1557924365 1557922620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Davies approves revised guidelines for aquaculture programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-approves-revised-guidelines-for-aquaculture-programme-2019-05-14 African News Agency AQUACULTURE Tue, 14 May 2019 09:00:00 +0200 519480 1557817326 1557817200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Davies approves Bojanala SEZ recommendation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-approves-bojanala-sez-recommendation-2019-05-13 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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795223_resized_nampovesconite05191022.jpg MANUFACTURING MARVEL Parts manufactured for planters and harvesters from vesconite polymers 511 287 Larger stands, more technology on display at Nampo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/larger-stands-more-technology-on-display-at-nampo-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Agroprocessing Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517975 1556885086 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795219_resized_nampojohndeeretracker05191022.jpg TRACTOR TRACKER Satellites in farming are now a reality 511 287 New products launched at Nampo Harvest Day https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-products-launched-at-nampo-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Agroprocessing Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517979 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795228_resized_nampobearingsintjonnesway05191022.jpg NUTS TO MISS IT Exhibitors use alluring offers and prizes to attract traffic to their stands 511 287 Biggest Nampo yet boasts 775 stands https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biggest-nampo-yet-boasts-775-stands-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Agroprocessing Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518075 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795486_resized_nampograinsa05191022.jpg HIGH EXPECTATIONS An aerial view of the continent’s largest agriculture show being held in May 511 287 South African company providing agritech solution to combat yield loss https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-company-providing-agritech-solution-to-combat-yield-loss-2019-04-25 Tasneem Bulbulia AGRICULTURE Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:55:00 +0200 518093 1556204396 1556204100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Consumer trends present opportunities for agricultural industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consumer-trends-present-opportunities-for-agricultural-industry-2019-04-25 Tasneem Bulbulia AGRICULTURE Thu, 25 Apr 2019 16:46:00 +0200 518092 1556204192 1556203560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Agricultural sector urged to collaborate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agricultural-sector-urged-to-collaborate-2019-04-24 Tasneem Bulbulia AGRICULTURE Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:43:00 +0200 517980 1556172085 1556116980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Sudan invites investment in agriculture, mining, oil https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-sudan-invites-investment-in-agriculture-mining-oil-2019-04-24 Marleny Arnoldi INVESTMENT Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:15:00 +0200 517971 1556116640 1556115300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tongaat to restate prior results after review https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-to-restate-prior-results-after-review-2019-04-24 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:48:00 +0200 517956 1556110168 1556110080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transforming South Africa's fishing industry key to unlocking economic growth – Zokwana https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transforming-south-africas-fishing-industry-key-to-unlocking-economic-growth-zokwana-2019-04-24 African News Agency ECONOMY Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:05:00 +0200 517889 1556090022 1556089500 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Nearly R3bn in investment raised for Cape Town, Western Cape in 2018/19 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nearly-r3bn-in-investment-raised-for-cape-town-western-cape-in-201819-2019-04-23 African News Agency Agroprocessing Tue, 23 Apr 2019 11:28:00 +0200 517804 1556012543 1556011680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794904_resized_capetowntablemountaingrandeparadewesterncape1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Presidential panel member rejects final report on South African land reform https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/presidential-panel-member-rejects-final-report-on-south-african-land-reform-2019-04-23 Reuters LAND REFORM Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:22:00 +0200 517768 1556004201 1556004120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Access to finance, training key to building SA’s black farming community – Afgri https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/access-to-finance-training-key-to-building-sas-black-farming-community-afgri-2019-04-15 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:37:00 +0200 517216 1555321878 1555317420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Rooibos breaks into global chocolate market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rooibos-breaks-into-global-chocolate-market-2019-04-10 African News Agency AGROPROCESSING Wed, 10 Apr 2019 15:20:00 +0200 516868 1554902533 1554902400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Afgri creates strategic grains storage platform https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afgri-creates-strategic-grains-storage-platform-2019-04-08 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 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-tiny-beetle-is-killing-an-urban-forest-and-theres-no-solution-2019-04-03 Bloomberg ENVIRONMENT Wed, 03 Apr 2019 14:58:00 +0200 516138 1554296485 1554296280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South African poultry industry backs Namibia against dumping of chicken from Brazil https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-poultry-industry-backs-namibia-against-dumping-of-chicken-from-brazil-2019-04-02 African News Agency FOOD & BEVERAGE Tue, 02 Apr 2019 12:10:00 +0200 515990 1554199894 1554199800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Company leads in advancing sugar technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-leads-in-advancing-sugar-technology-2019-03-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Agroprocessing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514183 1553523591 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787230_resized_sugargrowersfeatureboschprojects030191022.jpg NEW DEVELOPMENTS Bosch projects has developed the Lamella Clarifier, that uses a series of inclined plates for fast, effective particle separation and settling 511 287 Trade and Industry committee attends to industry challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-and-industry-committee-attends-to-industry-challenges-2019-03-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Agroprocessing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514176 1553523591 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787222_resized_sugargrowersfeaturesugarcaneplantation0320191022.jpg LONG-TERM SOLUTIONS The committee acknowledges that factors such as bio-fuels and cogeneration may require legislative changes 511 287 Industry asks government to intervene in crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-asks-government-to-intervene-in-crisis-2019-03-12 Khutso Maphatsoe Agroprocessing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514017 1553523591 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786714_resized_sugargrowersfeaturesacanegrowerschairpersongraemestainbank0320191022.jpg GRAEME STAINBANK The South African Canegrowers’ Association believes that government should acknowledge the damage that a sugar tax has had on the economy and the sugar industry 511 287 Commitment to transform rural communities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-producer-committed-to-transforming-rural-communities-2019-03-14 Khutso Maphatsoe Agroprocessing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514345 1553523592 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787529_resized_sugargrowerssugarmalelanemill0320191022.jpg SHARING THE SWEETNESS Illovo Sugar South Africa makes an economic impact working with small retailers who sell its products within South Africa 511 287 Sugar industry job loss claims are premature – Treasury https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-industry-job-loss-claims-are-premature-treasury-2019-03-28 African News Agency FOOD & BEVERAGE Thu, 28 Mar 2019 10:51:00 +0200 515505 1553764292 1553763060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 South Africa's 2019 maize crop seen down 16% on drought conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-2019-maize-crop-seen-down-16-on-drought-conditions-2019-03-25 Reuters DROUGHT Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:30:00 +0200 515029 1553499191 1553499000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788866_resized_maizebloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Public-Private Growth Initiative identifies 18 ‘priority projects’ to unlock growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-private-growth-initiative-identifies-18-priority-projects-to-unlock-growth-2019-03-18 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:00:00 +0200 514584 1552917159 1552914000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788019_resized_nkosazanadlaminizumaspeakingjohanvanzylmpumimpofuroelfmeyer1022.jpeg Minister in The Presidency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma speaks, while Dr Johan van Zyl, Mpumi Mpofu and Roelf Meyer listen 511 287 The BioCycle aims to turn human waste into lubricants, biodiesel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-biocycle-aims-to-turn-human-waste-into-lubricants-biodiesel-2019-03-18 Irma Venter WASTE INDUSTRY Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:19:00 +0200 514575 1555051700 1552911540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788007_resized_agriprotein2016cage31222.jpg 511 287