Tag Archives: agriculture

Economics Bulletin #4

The ban on South African wool exports has finally been lifted as the government has...

Precision intervention to diesel rebate scheme a sustainable option to buffer food price increases from fuel hike

The agricultural industry and consumers alike are facing a significant hike in the price of...

UNCCD launched the 2nd edition of the Global Land Outlook

Healthy and productive land resources – soil, water, and biodiversity – are the foundation of...

Durban floods: Urgent action needed to avoid job losses in agricultural sector

Agri SA is deeply saddened by the recent flooding in KwaZulu-Natal and other parts of...

Reduction in general fuel levy a welcome intervention to contain food prices

Agri SA welcomes the announcement of the temporary reduction of the general fuel levy. This...

Agri SA welcomes Dr Sean Phillips as Director-General of the Department of Water and Sanitation

Dr Phillips, an engineer by profession, has more than 20 years in senior management positions...

Focus on effective implementation of land reform plans

Agri SA welcomes the acknowledgement during the debate that title deeds are important, as well...

Farming community’s safety is a priority during festive season

Agri SA welcomes the National Commissioner of Police’s announcement that the Rural Safety Strategy would...

Growing unemployment erodes our people’s dignity

Another blow to the labour market with the unemployment rate in South Africa being at...

State appeals to constitutional court in water rights case

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) has filed an appeal to the Constitutional Court...