Category: Funding and Incentives

 

Nedbank employs innovative solutions to grow agricultural sustainability

Shade netting is a sustainable cover protecting horticultural crops from hazardous elements. The use of shade netting improves the performance of underperforming orchards, acts as protection against natural hazards such... Read more about 'Nedbank employs innovative solutions to grow agricultural sustainability'...


AgriFood Tech start-up deals & trends 2018

AgFunder just released the 2018 AgriFood Tech Investing Report detailing another record-breaking year where investment in food tech and agtech startups globally increased 43% year-over-year to nearly $17 billion (~R246 billion).

Here are some more... Read more about 'AgriFood Tech start-up deals & trends 2018'...


AfDB and FAO commit to agriculture investment in Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) have committed to raise up to $100m over five years, to support joint partnership activities aimed at growing... Read more about 'AfDB and FAO commit to agriculture investment in Africa '...


Call for community project applications: WWUA & TMF

The Wolseley Water Users Association, in partnership with the Table Mountain Fund is pleased to announce a call for project applications for small community based environmental projects. We herewith invite... Read more about 'Call for community project applications: WWUA & TMF'...


Call for Proposals for Climate & Clean Energy Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia

PFAN has launched a call for proposals for climate and clean energy projects and businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. Selected projects will receive no-cost coaching by professional consultants and,... Read more about 'Call for Proposals for Climate & Clean Energy Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia'...


Agro-Processing Support Scheme: Third Window now open

The DTI opened the 3rd application window for the Agro-Processing Support Scheme this week.

This incentive is a cost sharing cash grant of between 20% and 30% of qualifying costs up to a maximum of R20 million.

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