Farmers and Agriculturists acknowledged for outstanding achievements in agriculture
Agricultural Writers SA North acknowledged outstanding achievements of three commercial farmers, a new entrant in to commercial agriculture, as well as three agricultural personalities. These awards were handed over on Friday evening in Pretoria.
One of the aims of these awards is to give prominence to the role that farmers and agriculturists play in the agricultural sector in South Africa.
These candidates will all go through to the national awards ceremony of Agricultural Writers SA in Stellenbosch on 13 November where the national farmer, new entrant into commercial agriculture and agriculturist of 2015 will be announced.
South Africa to host international agricultural conference
South Africa will host the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists' (IFAJ) congress in 2017. The congress will be presented around September 2017 under the auspices of Agricultural Writers SA. Read the media release.
View the video 'South Africa is different' which was flighted during the bid - see above.