2024

Media Releases 2024

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02/27 2024
Eskom exempts critical irrigation area in Free State from load shedding

Eskom exempts critical irrigation area in Free State from load shedding

publish on February 27, 2024

In the past years the higher instances of load shedding have affected food production negatively. Typically, irrigation farmers have been

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02/15 2024
FS irrigation crops negatively impacted by stage 6 load shedding

FS irrigation crops negatively impacted by stage 6 load shedding

publish on February 15, 2024

The current heatwave condition, together with phase 6 load shedding, is putting tremendous stress on especially maize and soybean crops

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02/12 2024
Agri SA – progress of the Expropriation Bill before the NCOP

Agri SA – progress of the Expropriation Bill before the NCOP

publish on February 12, 2024

On 7 February 2024, the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Select Committee on Public Service and Administration, Public Works and

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02/05 2024
Minimum Wage – Government’s understanding of economic realities questioned

Minimum Wage – Government’s understanding of economic realities questioned

publish on February 5, 2024

"The 8.5% adjustment of the National Minimum Wage, as it was published in the Government Gazette on February 2, 2024,

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02/02 2024
Centralized control room for Bloemfontein area discussed during safety workshop, Nov 2023

Centralized control room for Bloemfontein area discussed during safety workshop, Nov 2023

publish on February 2, 2024

On 18 November 2023, a safety workshop was held between the farming communities surrounding Bloemfontein, private security companies, neighborhood guards

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