Tag: food production

The cost of load shedding on food production

Although Eskom has announced that they will be no load shedding for today, if load shedding is sustained it will result in higher costs in food production. CNBC Africa is joined by Dawie Maree, Head of Information and Marketing at FNB Agriculture.

SanBio’s Ereck Chakauya on how to boost food production in Southern Africa

Government officials and other stakeholders across the SADC region have gathered to discuss how the 4th industrial revolution can assist in developing key sectors.

Importance of Africa’s small holder farmers

Importance of Africa's small holder farmers

Nigeria central bank governor defends policy of limiting imports

Hard currency curbs imposed by Nigeria's central bank have helped boost local food production, central bank governor Godwin Emefiele was quoted as saying by two newspapers on Sunday. Entrepreneurs have criticized a halt...