Agri SA, Yara partner for food security

Yara Africa Fertilizer has donated R1m to Agri SA's surplus food relief campaign. This is in response to unemployment and hunger becoming an ever-increasing reality in many South Africa communities due to the coronavirus. Agri SA welcomed Yara's donation and thanked its farmers and farmworkers who...

29 May 2020

Poultry Association commends crackdown on sales of expired meat

The South African Poultry Association (SAPA) has commended Gauteng officials for raids on shops selling expired meat, including chicken. The raids were led by Faith Mazibuko, Gauteng community safety MEC, and Elian Mawela, Gauteng provincial police commissioner and led to the removal of expired meat...

6 May 2020

Quarantine at Mokala National Park comes to an end

The South African National Parks (SANParks) has lifted the veterinary quarantine at the Mokala National Park. The quarantine was imposed after a buffalo bull, at the park, tested positive for Mycobacterium bovis and Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which causes animal and human tuberculosis respectively....

22 May 2018

KZN farmers help fire-stricken Eastern Cape farmers

Kwa-Zulu Natal farmers have helped Eastern Cape farmers that have been affected by wild fires in the last month by donating over 1000 bales of animal feed. The recent wild fires have claimed lives, razed homes and devasted land. The donated bale will help see the affected farmers through...

27 Jul 2017

Pope Francis donates to Food and Agriculture Organization

Pope Francis has donated to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations in an effort to support drought and conflict-stricken populations in East Africa. The Pope donated €25,000 to the organisation. The current estimate of people in need of humanitarian assistance in East...

24 Jul 2017

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