The Smallholder Market Access Unit has initiated a Weekly Market Access Survey where data is collected via online platforms. This data would help to fill the missing gap of smallholder market access perspective on the market intelligence report. We kindly need your assistance and request you to complete any of the questionnaires below:
1. CONTRACT AND NON-CONTRACT FARMING
This is an independent survey undertaken by the National Agricultural Marketing Council (NAMC) to establish the status qou of broiler production under contract and non-contract farming.
The overall purpose is to assert whether contract farming in broiler production will ensure that farmers deliver on the notable aspirations of the poultry masterplan in South Africa or not. Specific objectives include to examine the experiences of the current contract broiler producers, their readiness or potential to expand and explore the potential for non-contract producers to join in broiler contract farming.
2. MARKETING INFORMATION SURVEY
This is an independent survey undertaken by the National Agricultural Marketing Council (NAMC) to establish the status qou of access to marketing information by South African farmers
The overall purpose is to establish the status quo of access to marketing information by farmers, their ability to search, interpret and use such information to enhance decision-marking on farming operation.
3. WEEKLY MARKET ACCESS SURVEY (Long term)
Reflecting highlights from agricultural commodities on a weekly basis. This information would help to fill the missing gaps of smallholder market access perspective on the market intelligence report.