The history and future of FairPlay

To celebrate its fifth anniversary, the FairPlay movement has just published its Special Report for 2021-2022.

Eat local chicken and support local jobs

As the festive season approaches, it’s time to think of local chicken and local jobs.

Proudly South African’s huge “buy local” drive

ProudlySA's Living Lekker Locally campaign is here to remind South Africans that almost everything they need can be sourced from local manufacturers.

Imports stay on Astral’s radar

South Africa’s largest poultry producer, Astral Foods, has once again cited continued high chicken imports as a factor affecting its financial results.

Brazil objects to EU salmonella controls

Brazil is accusing the EU of “unjustified barriers” to international trade because of the EU’s application of stricter anti-salmonella measures on seasoned Brazilian chicken and turkey.

SA must watch EU threat to Brazilian beef exports

There’s a big threat to Brazilian meat exports in the offing, and South African beef producers need to keep an eye on the outcome.

Parliament’s food safety committee missing in inaction

Parliament's committee on food safety has not met since 2019. It must be re-established so that it can complete its work.

Master plan increases numbers of black poultry farmers

Statistics show an increase in the numbers of black poultry farmers across South Africa.

Municipal woes impact poultry production

Jobs are at stake as residents and businesses are affected by the poor delivery of municipal services across the country.

Food security under threat from global food price inflation

Food prices are rising world-wide, and South Africa cannot escape the impact.

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