Food security: How will we feed 9 billion mouths by 2037?

28 July 2020. It is only in Africa where there is currently still land available for agriculture to expand. This, of course, is an opportunity for the continent to produce food, reduce hunger and generate economic growth. But there is room for improvement as the land that is available needs to become far more productive […]

State of the agricultural sector in South Africa’ economy

28 July 2020. The South African economy has faced challenges in the recent times with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declining by 2% quarter-on-quarter in 1Q20. This comes after South Africa recorded contractions of 1.4% and 0.8% in the two preceding quarters respectively. However, the one sector that has outperformed other sectors is agriculture. The sector […]