| ||30/01/2019 - 11:57|
South African maize farmers, who historically produce the continent’s biggest harvest, have probably planted the smallest area with the grain since the worst drought on record three years ago. read more
| ||11/10/2017 - 16:16|
Philafrica Food, a recently launched subsidiary of agricultural investment holding company Afgri Group, says it plans to transform food processing in sub-Saharan Africa through investments of between $50m and $100m over the next 18 to 24 months. read more
| ||07/08/2015 - 09:23|
Global food prices fell to a six-year low in July, but maize prices rose, which is negative for a maize-importing country like SA. read more
| ||08/08/2012 - 09:26|
Johannesburg - Maize prices ended firmer on Tuesday‚ rebounding from a two-day losing run‚ which traders had attributed to some profit taking.
| ||13/02/2012 - 07:51|
Johannesburg/Lusaka - A tight grain supply outlook after several bumper harvests is set to fan food price pressures in southern Africa, fuelling salary demands and threatening to knock the region's fragile economies out of kilter. read more
| ||23/01/2012 - 08:50|
A government-backed plan to export a record corn surplus may leave South African silos drained of the country’s staple food by the end of April.
| ||09/01/2012 - 08:01|
The 2011/12 grain planting season in Morocco had a late start, with the first significant rainfalls arriving the week of October 24. read more
| ||14/12/2011 - 09:59|
Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) said on Tuesday it was in talks with the agricultural sector and Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to raise an additional R250 million needed to bolster a grain facility in East London.
| ||09/12/2011 - 08:19|
Milan - Global food prices have been stabilising at high levels and there is still risk that prices can rise, a senior economist at the United Nations food agency said on Thursday after the UN’s food prices index showed a new monthly decline in November. read more
| ||04/11/2011 - 07:44|
Canada's national railway, CN and Ray-Mont Logistics have sealed an agreement designed to improve supply chain efficiency for buyers of specialty grains.