Agbiz Press Release

22 Septemebr 2017 – Why taking land without compensation is a bad idea.




Moderate Drinking Has Benefits, How Much is Too Much?

21 September 2017 – Drinking in moderation has been linked, in numerous studies, to a wide variety of health benefits — lowering the risk of heart disease, diabetes, and cholesterol. But it’s also possible to get too much of a good thing, experts say. The Big Q: What is drinking in moderation? Read more…  




Western Cape takes a sober look at ways to curb drinking

21 September 2017 – The Western Cape’s alcohol harms reduction policy white paper was published last week. It represents the Western Cape’s policy position on alcohol, mitigating its harm and informing potential provincial law changes. Read more…


Agri Expo News

20 September 2017 – Adam Tas at the Groot Plaasproe. The popular Afrikaans singer Adam Tas is to perform at the Groot Plaasproe on Saturday 14 October 2017 on Sandringham outside Stellenbosch. Farmies as well as Townies will enjoy this brand new experience of all things farm. Tas, also a farmer and nature lover, will […]


Fresh Plaza News

20 September 2017 – South Africa: Stone fruit & pomegranate sectors prepare for new EU regulations.


What’s the role of emotion in the perception of wine?

20 September 2017 – We see emotion in tasting notes. A wine can be joyful. How? It’s an emotion. From reading tasting notes, there is ample evidence that emotion is an integral part of the perception that the writer is trying to capture verbally. Do colours have emotional content? I think so. Wines have colour. […]