South African farming’s resilience feeds through to 2021

At the start of the year, I highlighted two threats that were imminent at that time in South Africa’s agricultural sector, namely drought and bio-insecurity (specifically foot-and-mouth disease). At that time, it looked as though 2020 would not be much different from 2019, a challenging year in which the sector’s gross value added contracted by […]


Agriculture, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Source: Wandile Sihlobo