Harnessing the power of agritech to help SA’s smallholder farmers

Microsoft’s AgriTech Programme is investing in building the capabilities, competitiveness and innovation of a local technology company to develop and roll-out high-impact solutions that will help South Africa’s smallholder farmers become more productive, commercially...

How Huletts is Growing a Sweet Future

As one of KwaZulu-Natal’s longest standing commercial and agricultural entities, Huletts plays a significant societal role in South Africa. Growing a Sweet Future is their dynamic 21st century vision and comprehensive commitment to communities, country, and planet....

Podcast: Agri-Expo honours iconic Joyene Isaacs

South Africa’s oldest agricultural society recently celebrated a full 190 years in the industry. As part of the festivities, Agri-Expo dedicated an award ceremony to prominent role players in the sector, and the iconic Joyene Isaacs was one of them. She chats to the...

Farmers with disabilities thrive in aquaponics

People living with disabilities in the Free State have been on the receiving end of a life-changing opportunity and are now running thriving agro-enterprises. Almost 100 previously marginalised and stigmatised food producers have been equipped with aquaponics skills...