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Battle for control of the Cape Flats fields
Battle for control of the Cape Flats fields
Behind the battle in the Cape Town high court over agricultural land in Philippi is a complex web of competing needs and interests — low...
Legal battle over prime cape farmland
Legal battle over prime cape farmland
Agrarian rights campaigners, property developers and the City of Cape Town will lock horns in the Western Cape high court from Tuesday over the...
Tongaat Hullet - sugar farming company to exit sugar farming
Tongaat Hullet - sugar farming company to exit sugar farming
Embattled agri-processing and property giant Tongaat Hulett is preparing to pull out of sugar farming as part of a turnaround plan that has seen...
The farm workers who produce our food are the most vulnerable to hunger
The farm workers who produce our food are the most vulnerable to hunger
It is tragic and outrageous that the people who produce the food that we eat in South Africa are those most likely to go hungry. Some people think...
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Floyd Shivambu claims that a shortfall of more than R600 000 to buy his R1-million Range Rover was paid by his brother, who bought his 2012 BMW
Women harvest fruits of abuse  in rural Western Cape
Women harvest fruits of abuse  in rural Western Cape
Violence against women on farms and in farming towns, usually by their partners, is under-reported. Lester Kiewit talks to people who...
Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa
Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa
The recent havoc caused by tropical cyclone Idai which struck the southern African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi is a grim reminder...
Africa’s climate is getting worse for farming, survey reports
Africa’s climate is getting worse for farming, survey reports
Perceptions of climate conditions for farming are getting worse on the...
Support African women working in agriculture
Support African women working in agriculture
As South Africa commemorates Women’s Month, the country will reflect on the progress made in achieving gender equality and main-streaming the...
How we can restore our ecosystems
How we can restore our ecosystems
For millennia, we humans roamed planet Earth, foraging for food and hunting animals. We took what we could find, as needed, and small groups of...

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