Tokelo Shai

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Infrastructure investment for agricultural productivity

Infrastructure key to agriculture's future

Insights from the Sustainable Investment Infrastructure Development Symposium of South Africa held on the 23rd of June highlighted that infrastructure investment in agriculture is essential to... Read more about 'Infrastructure investment for agricultural productivity'...


New Report: Actions to transform food systems under climate change

New Report: Actions to transform food systems under climate change

The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) recently launched the 'Actions to Transform Food Systems Under... Read more about 'New Report: Actions to transform food systems under climate change'...


GreenCape 2020 Market Intelligence Reports

GreenCape 2020 Market Intelligence Reports Available Online

GreenCape’s 2020 Market Intelligence Reports, produced in partnership with the Western Cape Government’s Department of Economic Development and Tourism and  Department of Agriculture provides... Read more about 'GreenCape 2020 Market Intelligence Reports '...


Live Webinar: Insights from GreenCape's 2020 Market Intelligence Reports

Register to live Webinar on 25 June: Investing in a Green Economic Recovery

Join the live webinar discussion as experts discuss GreenCape’s 2020 Market Intelligence Reports and highlight investment opportunities in the green... Read more about 'Live Webinar: Insights from GreenCape's 2020 Market Intelligence Reports'...


Call for Women Entrepreneurs in Biofuels

Call for Women Entrepreneurs in Biofuels - Women in Biodiesel Accelerator 2020

Applications are open until 26 June 2020

If you are an existing woman-owned/managed business that already collects UCO (used cooking... Read more about 'Call for Women Entrepreneurs in Biofuels'...


SAPVIA PV GreenCard Installer Training

The Solar Training Centre (STC) and the Southern African Energy Efficiency Confederation’s (SAEEC) Training Interest Group will host a SAPVIA PV GreenCard Installers theoretical online training in Southern Africa.

The training... Read more about 'SAPVIA PV GreenCard Installer Training'...


How young vineyards can survive climate change

It is anticipated that wine grape production like most agricultural activities will be affected by rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide, higher average temperatures and decreased rainfall. According to Dr... Read more about 'How young vineyards can survive climate change'...


Key tips to fight off olive tree trunk diseases

Research by Dr Meagan van Dyk highlights some tips on how to fight off olive tree trunk diseases. These include:

Pruning trees when humidity levels are low, irrespective of the seasons
Applying... Read more about 'Key tips to fight off olive tree trunk diseases'...


CGA call for black citrus growers programme

The Citrus Growers Association of Southern Africa (CGA) has issued a call for applications for the "Economic Transformation of Black Citrus Growers Programme". The programme aims to make funding available... Read more about 'CGA call for black citrus growers programme'...


Farmer's Weekly special Covid-19 podcasts

Farmer's Weekly has been running a special Covid-19 podcast series that highlights the impacts of the pandemic on the farming industry. The recent podcast focused on the impacts on smallholder... Read more about 'Farmer's Weekly special Covid-19 podcasts'...


The role of agrifood tech for a food-secure world

The African Agri Council hosted a webinar on the 26th of May 2020 titled: "The crucial role of AgTech: The battle for a food-secure world". The webinar sessions highlighted the... Read more about 'The role of agrifood tech for a food-secure world'...