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    Kenya is hosting a two-day National Agriculture Summit as industry players look at innovative ways of invigorating agricultural growth and bolstering commitments across the value chain. The summit comes in the wake of mounting challenges ranging from weak value chain linkages that have taken a toll on food producers to conflicting policies that have limited ...
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    Martijn Kuiper new Head of Product Management Syngenta Flowers Europe Syngenta Flowers announces the appointment of Martijn Kuiper (MBA) as new Head of Product Management  EAME. The company has been focusing on growth and innovation in recent years and Kuiper is determined to drive that focus, bringing the right balance between bringing great genetics to ...
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    Tavonga Siyavora ,program manager for new market entry at John Deere ,addressing attendees at the #AAT2020 As pressure mounts globally to produce more food with fewer resources, agriculture is gaining strategic importance. At the same time challenges are mounting. From climate change, political and economic uncertainty, ongoing cost and price pressures, lack of access to ...
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     BMG’s service to the agriculture sector focuses on the importance of the investment in quality equipment and components for high efficiencies and optimum productivity across all farming disciplines. “The highly-experienced BMG team offers farming sustainability solutions that focus on the correct use of suitable equipment for the specific task and the efficient application of advanced ...
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    The Agricultural Research Council (ARC) is launching the first-ever South Africa Maize Information Guide for maize producers and smallholder farmers across the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region. The maize information guide is a mobile application which comprises a current collection of scientifically proven data on maize production, insect identification and disease management; weed and ...
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    Lactalis South Africa is the new name for dairy company Parmalat SA. The name change, which came into effect on 1 February, will not impact the company’s existing range of products, brands, projects or business operations. Lactalis South Africa will remain the home of brands such as Parmalat, Melrose, Président, SteriStumpie, Bonnita, PureJoy, Galbani and ...
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    Unless land management strategies are overhauled to reduce the gap between forestry and agriculture, it will be impossible to feed and nourish the human population without further damaging the environment and forests, according to scientists. Worldwide, 80% of forest loss is caused by agricultural expansion, more than a quarter of it from commodity production, mostly ...
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    Blue Nova Energy ( Ltd. is proud to celebrate the successful launch of our largest energy solution to date, the MegaBo y or Intelligent Energy Storage System (iESS) Held yesterday morning 19 th of February 2020 at Reunert Park in Midrand, Johannesburg, the launch event saw a successful demonstration of the first implemented iESS installation, ...
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    The 16 finalists in this year’s Commonwealth Youth Awards, including innovators, activists and entrepreneurs from 12 countries, have been announced. All will each receive a trophy, a certificate and £1,000 to expand the scope of their projects. This year, the awards received more than 500 entries from 40 countries. Of those shortlisted, the top candidate ...
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    BMG is organising a Food & Beverage Expo at the Hazendal Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, on 20 February 2020. “This specialist food and beverage event – which follows the success of the Johannesburg expo held in September last year – will showcase BMG’s extensive solution services for this growing industry,” explains Mark Barbour, Group Product ...