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DR HILDA LEFOPHANE APPOINTED MINISTERIAL TRUSTEE AND CHAIRPERSON OF CITRUS INDUSTRY TRUST

Dr Hilda Lefophane has been appointed a Ministerial Trustee and Chairperson of the Citrus Industry Trust (CIT). Dr Hildah Lefophane is a Senior Lecturer in Agricultural Economics at the University of Limpopo. She holds a PhD degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Pretoria.

DR ZIYANDA MAJOKWENI – QWALELA APPOINTED CHAIRPERSON OF THE MEAT INDUSTRY TRUST (MIT)

Dr Ziyanda Majokweni – Qwalela has been appointed a Ministerial Trustee and Chairperson of the Meat Industry Trust (MIT). Dr Ziyanda Majokweni-Qwalela holds a degree in Veterinary Science and completed a Management Advancement Programme through the University of Witwatersrand (Wits)

REPORT ON THE DAIRY SITE VISITS CONDUCTED UNDER THE AAMP PRODUCTION SCHEME

On December 6th and 7th, 2023, the team from the Agriculture and Agroprocessing Master Plan (AAMP), Transformation Review Committee (TRC) which includes DALRRD, Provincial Department of Agriculture and Milk SA conducted visits to nine developing farms within the dairy industry.
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REQUEST FOR COMMENTS/ INPUTS FROM DIRECTLY AFFECTED GROUPS IN THE WOOL INDUSTRY

Request for the Continuation of Statutory Measures in the South African Wool Industry (Registrations and Records & Returns) in Terms of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act (No. 47) of 1996, as Amended

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SOUTH AFRICA’S AGRICULTURAL EXPORT PERFORMANCE QUARTER THREE, 2023

South Africa’s agricultural sector is largely export orientated, making it imperative to expand,monitor and maintain trade relations with its key markets. Presently, one of the key challenges for South Africa is to expand its agricultural exports.
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Potential impact of creating a temporary rebate on chicken meat imports

South Africa’s agricultural sector is largely export orientated, making it imperative to expand, monitor and maintain trade relations with its key markets. Presently, one of the key challenges for South Africa is to expand its agricultural exports.

CONTEXTUALIZING THE AFRICAN GROWTH OPPORTUNITY ACT (AGOA) FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S AGRICULTURAL SECTOR

South Africa will host the 2023 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) summit from 02 – 04 November 2023 and it remains the biggest exporter of agricultural products under the AGOA followed by Ghana, Madagascar, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, as well as Mauritius.

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    DR HILDA LEFOPHANE APPOINTED MINISTERIAL TRUSTEE AND CHAIRPERSON OF CITRUS INDUSTRY TRUST

    Dr Hilda Lefophane has been appointed a Ministerial Trustee and Chairperson of the Citrus Industry Trust (CIT). Dr Hildah Lefophane is a Senior Lecturer in Agricultural Economics at the University of Limpopo. She holds a PhD degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Pretoria.

    DR ZIYANDA MAJOKWENI – QWALELA APPOINTED CHAIRPERSON OF THE MEAT INDUSTRY TRUST (MIT)

    Dr Ziyanda Majokweni – Qwalela has been appointed a Ministerial Trustee and Chairperson of the Meat Industry Trust (MIT). Dr Ziyanda Majokweni-Qwalela holds a degree in Veterinary Science and completed a Management Advancement Programme through the University of Witwatersrand (Wits)

    REPORT ON THE DAIRY SITE VISITS CONDUCTED UNDER THE AAMP PRODUCTION SCHEME

    On December 6th and 7th, 2023, the team from the Agriculture and Agroprocessing Master Plan (AAMP), Transformation Review Committee (TRC) which includes DALRRD, Provincial Department of Agriculture and Milk SA conducted visits to nine developing farms within the dairy industry.
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    REQUEST FOR COMMENTS/ INPUTS FROM DIRECTLY AFFECTED GROUPS IN THE WOOL INDUSTRY

    Request for the Continuation of Statutory Measures in the South African Wool Industry (Registrations and Records & Returns) in Terms of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act (No. 47) of 1996, as Amended

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      RECENT PUBLICATIONS

      Smallholder Market Access Estimates | January 2024
      2024-02-26 13:47:04
      1.58 MB View Document
      Food Basket Price Monthly Report | February 2024
      2024-02-26 08:13:58
      637.60 KB View Document
      Macroeconomic Digest Labour Report – February 2024
      2024-02-21 10:42:54
      573.16 KB View Document
      Market Intelligence Report – January 2024
      2024-02-19 15:49:04
      588.68 KB View Document
      South African Poultry Products Prices Monitor: Issue 16 | February 2024
      2024-02-16 17:49:05
      958.54 KB View Document
      Agripreneur Issue 35: December 2023
      2024-02-08 14:52:45
      16.50 MB View Document
      GOATS MARKET INFORMATION DAY REPORT
      2024-02-07 12:20:47
      3.17 MB View Document
      South African Supply & Demand Estimates | January 2024
      2024-02-02 12:00:47
      776.80 KB View Document

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