Tag: Climate Change
Outlook for the agricultural sector into 2021

Paul Makube, Senior Agricultural Economist at FNB Against the backdrop of a contracting overall economy with South Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) for 2020 forecast to decline by over 8% year-on-year (y/y), there is a silver lining in the agricultural sector outcomes for the next season. ...

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Unsustainable soil erosion in parts of UK

Tramline erosion ,photo credit to Pia Benaud New research demonstrates unsustainable levels of soil erosion in the UK. The study examined more than 1,500 existing records and found 16% relating to arable (crop-growing) land showed erosion above “tolerable” levels – meaning rates of soil loss ...

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Farmers Review Africa
Farmers Review Africa