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21
Jul

What are the Global Challenges Facing Farmers?

Everyone knows that farmers provide us with a constant supply of safe, healthy and affordable ...

Farmers Assisted Residents of Grahamstown with drinking water
19
Jul

Farmers Assist Where Government Fails

It's extremely gratifying to see that commercial farmers, in spite of warning against the sust...

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19
Jul

Why is Agriculture lagging in Africa?

There are several factors that contribute to Africa’s agriculture lagging. Fa...

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11
Jul

The Impact of the 2017 Drought on the Eastern Cape Fruit Industry

South Africa has been experiencing some of the worst droughts in its history due to severe rai...

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27
Jun

Rural communities fight unemployment.

EC farmers get innovative to battle unemployment in their communities...

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15
Jun

Why Drones are taking farm sales to new heights

A drone, an unmanned aerial vehicle, is an aircraft without a human pilot aboard. This may sou...

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23
Mar

Local farmers present Cattle Block Test with a difference

The red meat industry evolved from a highly regulated environment to one that is totally dereg...

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15
Dec

Six camping sites to pitch your tent this holiday season

Camping in the Eastern Cape has become an increasingly popular holiday option thanks to a prol...

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09
Dec

Eastern Cape a hunting destination of note

Hunting in the Eastern Cape, thanks to a broad variety of wildlife, has developed into one of ...

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25
Nov

Top dairies and dairy brands in the Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape dairies, which produce around a quarter of the country’s milk, make the province ...