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FAO, AUC launch guide to help countries enter Africa's new single market
FAO, AUC launch guide to help countries enter Africa's new single marketArticle

Increased agricultural trade between African countries can drive sustainable development and play a pivotal role in the transformation of our food systems...

16 Apr 2021

Global food prices rise for 10th consecutive month
Global food prices rise for 10th consecutive monthArticle

Vegetable oils drive FAO's Food Price Index higher in March while cereal quotations dip...

8 Apr 2021

Record triumph for Woolworths Mature Gouda at SA Dairy Awards
Record triumph for Woolworths Mature Gouda at SA Dairy AwardsArticle

Lactalis South Africa's 10-months Mature Gouda, made especially for Woolworths, was once again crowned the South African Dairy Product of the Year...

29 Mar 2021

Government needs to remove restrictive regulations to allow the agricultural sector to grow
Government needs to remove restrictive regulations to allow the agricultural sector to growArticle

South Africa's economic recovery relies to a large extent on creating a more enabling business environment and putting the right structural economic reforms in place.

Ian van Niekerk 16 Mar 2021

Fair Cape Dairies and Cape Talk #HelpTheHelpers partnership sees another R250,000 worth of dairy products donated to Western Cape feeding schemes
Fair Cape Dairies and Cape Talk #HelpTheHelpers partnership sees another R250,000 worth of dairy products donated to Western Cape feeding schemesArticle

Late last year, the Fair Cape Cares Foundation donated a further R250,000 worth of dairy products to feeding schemes in the Cape Town area in conjunction with Pippa Hudson's show on Cape Talk...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 18 Jan 2021

Global food prices rise for the 7th month in a row
Global food prices rise for the 7th month in a rowArticle

World food prices rose for the seventh consecutive month in December, led by dairy products and vegetable oils, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations reported...

7 Jan 2021

Call for entries for the 2021 SA Dairy Championships
Call for entries for the 2021 SA Dairy ChampionshipsArticle

The closing date for entries is 1 February 2021...

7 Jan 2021

Nestlé announces first net zero dairy farm in SA
Nestlé announces first net zero dairy farm in SAArticle

Nestlé has announced the launch of its Skimmelkrans Net Zero Carbon Emissions Project - a project set to create the company's first carbon-neutral dairy farm, located in George, South Africa...

4 Dec 2020

Covid-19 has hit SMEs in SA's food sector hard. What can be done to help them
Covid-19 has hit SMEs in SA's food sector hard. What can be done to help themArticle

Covid-19 has prompted widespread discussion of the resilience of food systems and how efficiency and competitiveness have been previously understood...

Andrew Bowman and Reena das Nair 1 Sep 2020

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Food is one aspect, but safe food is crucialArticle

The Covid-19 crisis has magnified the incredible public health challenge our world face. Nowhere is this challenge more apparent than in food production...

24 Aug 2020

Global food prices continue to rise in July
Global food prices continue to rise in JulyArticle

According to a United Nations report, global food prices continue their upward trajectory for the second consecutive month in July, led by vegetable oils and dairy products...

6 Aug 2020

Fair Cape Cares Foundation helps feed vulnerable communities
Fair Cape Cares Foundation helps feed vulnerable communitiesArticle

The Fair Cape Cares Foundation has partnered with Cape Talk to help provide nourishing meals for the communities left vulnerable by the Covid-19 lockdown.

3 Jul 2020

Covid-19 to fast-track online grocery shopping beyond 2021
Covid-19 to fast-track online grocery shopping beyond 2021Article

E-commerce is the fastest-growing channel for global packaged food sales, recording a 21% growth in 2014-2019, according to Euromonitor International...

4 May 2020

Good nutrition, a priority during Covid-19
Good nutrition, a priority during Covid-19Article

The global pandemic has stripped daily life down to the essentials, and we find ourselves under lockdown restrictions with our thoughts and actions around food set in a very different context to anything we have known before...

Issued by Association for Dietetics in South Africa 29 Apr 2020

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Lactalis SA crowned South African Dairy Product of the YearArticle

This year's award ceremony of the annual SA Dairy Championships, which took place on 26 March 2020, was presented as a virtual event for the first time in its 187th anniversary in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic...

6 Apr 2020

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Parmalat SA is now Lactalis South AfricaArticle

Lactalis South Africa is the new name for dairy company Parmalat SA...

21 Feb 2020

Diabetes in the family - It's all for one, and one for all
Diabetes in the family - It's all for one, and one for allArticle

A diagnosis of diabetes in the family comes as a shock and sets in motion a range of emotional and practical lifestyle changes...

Issued by Association for Dietetics in South Africa 14 Nov 2019

Dairy market trends for September
Dairy market trends for SeptemberArticle

The South African dairy market is exposed to many uncontrollable risks, such as low producer prices amidst growing cost and unfriendly government policies...

31 Oct 2019

Third World Plant Milk Day returns on 22 August
Third World Plant Milk Day returns on 22 AugustArticle

World Plant Milk Day celebrates the array of plant-based alternatives to dairy products and highlights their benefits for humans, animals and the planet, to ultimately encourage people to try them...

19 Aug 2019

Outdoor Network unveils rotating digital site in Pietermaritzburg
Outdoor Network unveils rotating digital site in PietermaritzburgArticle

Digital is a key focus area in the Outdoor Network development strategy, and the OOH market leader has taken the next step in the continued growth of its national footprint with the unveiling of its latest digital site in Pietermaritzburg...

Issued by Provantage Media Group 22 Jul 2019

Global food price index steady in June
Global food price index steady in JuneArticle

Global food prices declined marginally in June, as lower prices of dairy products and vegetable oils more than offset a significant jump in maize quotations, and are now very close to their level of a year ago...

5 Jul 2019

Lab-grown dairy: The next food frontier
Lab-grown dairy: The next food frontierArticle

Dairy proteins may be the next product to be mass produced in labs, for use in fluid "milk" production and processed dairy products like yogurt and cheese...

Michael von Massow and Mitchell Gingerich 12 Jun 2019

Making the best food choices for HIV and TB
Making the best food choices for HIV and TBArticle

HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis are two of the most prevalent infections in South Africa, and both conditions present nutritional challenges that must be met to effectively treat these diseases...

Issued by Association for Dietetics in South Africa 9 May 2019

4 risk management tips for freight forwarders when taking on new business
4 risk management tips for freight forwarders when taking on new businessArticle

"Freight forwarding is a tough industry where the price is king and forwarders are price takers rather than price setters, forcing many operators to discount heavily in order to close deals."

25 Apr 2019

12 easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint
12 easy ways to reduce your carbon footprintArticle

We've just celebrated Earth Day, an important global acknowledgement of the work that we need to be doing to protect our planet, and this year the work feels more important than ever...

Tammy Fry 23 Apr 2019

FoxP2 celebrate a decade of dairy
FoxP2 celebrate a decade of dairyArticle

FoxP2 and the Consumer Education Project of Milk SA (CEP) can look back with pride at a decade's worth of work that has changed the way young South Africans view dairy, especially the younger generation...

Issued by Dentsu 15 Apr 2019

Global grains market developments, and the implications for SA
Global grains market developments, and the implications for SAArticle

The March 2019 World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report by the United States Department of Agriculture has provided further evidence that the world will have fairly large maize, soybean, and rice supplies in the 2018/19 season. Meanwhile, wheat production...

Wandile Sihlobo 1 Apr 2019

#PowerofMom2019: Women transition from 'selfish' to 'conscious' spenders
#PowerofMom2019: Women transition from 'selfish' to 'conscious' spendersArticle

Nielsen Bases director Esti Prinsloo, who spoke at the Power of Mom Conference, explained that women hold the power when it comes to purchase decisions and their choices change as they go through different life stages...

1 Apr 2019

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Status report: FMD outbreakArticle

Since the last positive case was reported on 4 February, five weeks ago, there have been no new clinical cases of FMD or serologically positive test results in the epidemiological groups surveyed...

15 Mar 2019

SA Dairy Championships receives 882 entries
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On 28 February 2019, the annual South African Dairy Championships competition judged 76 manufacturers who together entered a sum of 882 dairy products in more than 100 different classes.

1 Mar 2019

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FMD spill-over containedArticle

South Africa and her trading partners took concerned notice of the Foot-and-Mouth Disease spill-over reported in January 2019. Rapid and coordinated action from government and industry followed reports of the outbreak...

Marike Brits 5 Feb 2019

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SA dairy championships: Enter nowArticle

Agri-Expo has invited all dairy producers to enter the 2019 South African dairy championships...

11 Jan 2019

Global food prices steady in December
Global food prices steady in DecemberArticle

Cereal prices have offset declining sugar and dairy quotations...

10 Jan 2019

What's your beef? How 'carbon labels' can steer us towards environmentally friendly food choices
What's your beef? How 'carbon labels' can steer us towards environmentally friendly food choicesArticle

What did you have for dinner last night? Might you have made a different choice if you had a simple way to compare the environmental impacts of different foods?

Adrian R. Camilleri, Dalia Patino-Echeverri and Ri 19 Dec 2018

Food prices dip in October
Food prices dip in OctoberArticle

International food commodity prices dipped in October, as falling dairy, meat and vegetable oils prices more than offset a surge in sugar prices, according to the United Nations...

5 Nov 2018

#FreshOnTheShelf: Tokara brandy, Pinot Noir bubbly, frozen farm meals, Checkers Simple Truth
#FreshOnTheShelf: Tokara brandy, Pinot Noir bubbly, frozen farm meals, Checkers Simple TruthArticle

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up some of our favourite food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently...

Lauren Hartzenberg 29 Oct 2018

Milk supply growth outstrips demand
Milk supply growth outstrips demandArticle

Milk production increased with 4,64% in the first eight months of 2018 compared to the first eight months of 2017...

11 Oct 2018

Market overview for September 2018
Market overview for September 2018Article

Dr Frikkie Maré, academic departmental head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State gives his monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets...

5 Oct 2018

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No evidence of 'fake food', but tap water is sold as spring water, Motsoaledi saysArticle

Eight months after it began, South Africa's listeriosis outbreak - the largest the world had ever seen - is officially over...

5 Sep 2018

Dr Stanley Hazen
New class of drug could reduce cardiovascular riskArticle

A new class of drugs has the potential of reducing cardiovascular risk by targeting a specific microbial pathway in the gut...

13 Aug 2018

Market overview for July 2018
Market overview for July 2018Article

Dr. Frikkie Maré, academic departmental head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State provides a monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets...

6 Aug 2018

Best equipment for 'best before' dates
Best equipment for 'best before' datesArticle

Retailers use 'best before' dates on food products as an indication of quality, showing that although the food is no longer at its best, it is still good to eat...

Issued by Pyrotec 19 Jul 2018

Rising import food bill a challenge for poorer countries
Rising import food bill a challenge for poorer countriesArticle

The world food import bill has broadly tripled since 2000 to reach $1.43tn in 2017, while it has risen around fivefold for countries that are the most vulnerable to food shortages...

10 Jul 2018

Listeriosis can be rallying call for the industry
Listeriosis can be rallying call for the industryArticle

The recent listeriosis outbreak is a timely reminder that the food supply chain is constantly under attack from outside threats. In this, there is a lesson for the rest of the industry, writes Emma Corder, Nilfisk South Africa country manager.

Emma Corder 5 Jul 2018

Agricultural commodity prices expected to remain low globally says OECD-FAO
Agricultural commodity prices expected to remain low globally says OECD-FAOArticle

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development and the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation report attributes the demand slowdown to a deceleration of demand growth in major emerging economies...

4 Jul 2018

Mossel Bay factory goes drought-friendly by extracting water from cow's milk
Mossel Bay factory goes drought-friendly by extracting water from cow's milkArticle

Nestlé South Africa has transformed its Mossel Bay dairy factory into a "zero water" manufacturing site. The company has installed new water recovery, treatment and recycling technology at the factory...

18 Jun 2018

Why France banned meat names for vegetarian alternatives
Why France banned meat names for vegetarian alternativesArticle

France recently passed an amendment to its Agriculture Bill. It prohibits any product that is largely based on non-animal ingredients from being labelled like a traditional animal product...

Malte B. Rödl 1 Jun 2018

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