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Dutch trend forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort is back at Design Indaba to present her annual trend seminar on fashion, textiles, bio-engineering, home and interior and design empathy. The seminar will take place on Saturday at the Artscape from 10-3pm...
3 Mar 2017
We catch up with Lizelle Gerber, winemaker at Boschendal, to find out what will keep the wine flowing this year...
Cari Coetzee 13 Jan 2017
Dr Yudhvir Seetharam says it isn't all doom and gloom as he shares his outlook on a few trends that we can expect in 2017 in various industries...
12 Jan 2017
Grain farming is the primary area of South African agricultural production and the reality is that successive droughts have limited the financial capacity of many farmers to plant...
Frank Winder 12 Jan 2017
South African companies, including those in the retail sector, continue to experience a significant change in mindset among customers. The reality is that doing business is no longer just about profit, but also about creating shared value and meeting responsibilities to contribute to inclusive economic development, and to give back to communities and our planet...
Justin Smith 12 Jan 2017
Drought, local political uncertainty and ongoing global macro-economic instability have placed many businesses on the back foot as they go into the New Year...
11 Jan 2017
The emerging realities that will continue to affect farming are the ever increasing costs of irrigated land, inflation on input costs and the shift to longer term crops...
Cari Coetzee 11 Jan 2017
2017 lies ahead of us and, like every year, there are some factors that will particularly influence the development of the agriculture industry...
Cari Coetzee 10 Jan 2017
As predicted, 2016 has been an extremely challenging and tumultuous year for the agribusiness environment and farmers alike...
29 Nov 2016
Global megatrends are changing the way business and society operate, including the agribusiness sector. African agribusiness CEOs see demographic shifts...
Frans Weilbach 18 Jan 2016
The implementation of a national minimum wage has been an important point of discussion in recent times. Few can argue against the need for decent wages...
Thabi Nkosi 18 Jan 2016
Land reform is a constitutional imperative but whether policy responses in support of this are currently serving equally important goals is debatable...
Johan Pienaar 18 Jan 2016
Since the turn of the century ZZ2 had to adapt to (and often pre-empt) major changes in the agricultural landscape - locally and internationally...
Erik Holm, Tommie van Zyl and Johan Koorts 18 Jan 2016
Tuna Fisheries are to feature prominently in future as the South West Indian Ocean (SWIO) Commission now moves to adopt a draft protocol on access to fishing grounds by foreign vessels, all intended to establish a common access regime of tuna and tuna-like species in the region.
Sylivester Domasa 17 Feb 2017