Black Farmers

Farmworkers and 4IR

Permanent jobs are shrinking in the farming sector

Celebrating women and youth in agriculture

Women farmers produce 80% of Africa's food, but only own 1% of the land

Retrospective view

'We empower other farmers, especially the youth and women'

2018 Young Farmer Award winner – Senakhomo Farming

Senakhomo is recognised for her outstanding maize yields

Anna Phosa is living her dream of becoming a successful pig farmer

Phosa is supplying hundreds of pigs to Pick n Pay every week

2017 Young Farmer Awards winner – Vilakazi Farming Business Enterprise

'Farming is life, and some of us black women are making it in what used to be a man's world'

2018 Female Entrepreneur Award – Sibhale Skin Solutions

'I was the only one in the business when I started'

Eastern Cape gravitates towards breaking chains of poverty

Millions have been allocated to develop smallholder black farmers

​Lindiwe Zulu: “Thorny issue” of land needs to be addressed collectively

Black South Africans, who had not had the opportunities that generations of white farmers had, now had to play catch up.

Land Bank gets serious about loans

A new scheme byt the land bank offers funds at as low as prime minus 5% for co-operative businesses.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs