Posts tagged as farming

R1-million donated to drought relief fund

  Engen Petroleum, a leading producer and marketer of fuels, lubricants and oil-based products, handed over a cheque for R1-million to Agri SA for drought relief at this year’s Nampo agricultural show, which ran from 17 – 20 May. The donation was made in response to a call for help from the agricultural company Senwes. […]

Impact of geospatial planning on the agricultural sector

  The protection of agricultural land for production purposes plays a major role in ensuring food security for South Africa. Only about 3% of the country’s surface is regarded as having high potential agricultural land. As South Africa is a developing country, great pressure is exerted on the remaining high potential agricultural land for developments […]