October 16, 2017

EU trade policies are hurting African farms, says Tory MP

EU TRADE policies are “morally repugnant” and keep African farmers poor and starving, a Tory MP said yesterday.   Tory MP James Cleverly has slammed EU […]
October 13, 2017

PIC takes full control of Daybreak

THE EMBATTLED Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has acquired full control of poultry producer Daybreak Farms after the Competition Tribunal approved the takeover with conditions.   The […]
August 15, 2017

Dumping – a worldwide problem affecting South Africa

DUMPING IMPACTS SOUTH AFRICAS GRAIN PRODUCERS, WITH THE POULTRY INDUSTRY THE LARGEST COMPONENT OF OUR AGRICULTURAL SECTOR. SCENARIO ASKED FRANCOIS BAIRD, FOUNDER OF THE FAIRPLAY ANTI-DUMPING […]
February 15, 2017

Chicken Imports: Why the EU should get its ducks in a row

After hundreds of chicken industry workers, bosses and supporters marched on the Pretoria office of EU ambassador Marcus Cornaro on February 1 this year to hand […]