Clover CEO Johann Vorster says the group will be exporting products to Nigeria on a cash basis only.
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Clover workers strike in demand of union recognition

Workers demanding recognition of their trade union at JSE-listed dairy producer Clover on Thursday downed tools at the company's Clayville factory‚ in Midrand.

By Karl Gernetzky 8 hours ago

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Chop price of chops - farmers

Retailers are using the drought to pull the wool over your eyes over sky-high meat prices. This is according to Eastern Cape farmer Richard Armstrong, who used social media to warn shoppers that retailers were ripping them off when the producer price of lamb had, in fact, gone down two weeks ago.

9 hours ago

Sixty-five awards for Woolworths at national Dairy Championships
Sixty-five awards for Woolworths at national Dairy Championships

Woolworths has won a total of 65 awards, including 10 Agri-Expo Qualité Awards, at the 2016 South African Dairy Championships, which were announced at a gala dinner in Cape Town recently.

9 hours ago

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How healthy is your glass of orange juice?

Drinking that glass of orange juice is the healthy thing to do, right? Not always. Not all South African orange juices in the shops are equally healthy. It depends on where the oranges come from, which variety used, what was added and whether the juice was freshly squeezed or made from concentrate.

29 Apr 2016

Rottcher adds variety to wine range
Rottcher adds variety to wine range

Frank Theron, the owner of Rottcher Wineries, will be taking the business to new heights with a revamped distillery and by launching a variety of new drinks like Limoncello Slush Puppy which was launched at the Bagdad Farmer's Market in April.

28 Apr 2016
Craft gins gain favour among South African middle class

A growing taste for premium spirits among an emerging South African middle class has spurred an explosion in boutique gin producers who are using unique local ingredients to flavour their drinks.

By Michelle Gumede 28 Apr 2016