Lesotho border case back in court
22:53 (GMT+2), Tue, 04 August 2015
Bloemfontein - The notorious Lesotho border case, which has been on the go for more than eight years, is back in the Bloemfontein High Court this week.
UFS scientists teach plants to "wake up"
22:47 (GMT+2), Tue, 04 August 2015
Bloemfontein - Researchers at the University of the Free State (UFS) have been working on a product that will help plants, particularly crops such as maize or wheat,...
FSA Congress to focus on the positive
22:30 (GMT+2), Tue, 04 August 2015
Bloemfontein - Success stories and the good side of agriculture are expected to dominate the agenda during Free State Agriculture's (FSA) annual congress taking place at...
Mechanisation playing a large role in agriculture
16:48 (GMT+2), Fri, 31 July 2015
Potchefstroom - Mechanisation and technological developments in terms of implements and equipment will in future continue to play a large role in the modern agricultural...
VKB praised for having the courage of a Knight
15:19 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 July 2015
Bloemfontein - VKB has already diversified beyond being more than just an agricultural company and has now taken this even further as it steps up to bat a three-year...
Wepener kinders sê dankie met sang en dans
16:39 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 July 2015
bloemfontein - Boere en dorpsinwoners word vandag in Wepener met sang en dans getrakteer deur honderde kinders wat baat vind by die Feed a Child-projek.
Hobhouse stock thieves arrested in Lesotho
14:54 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 July 2015
Bloemfontein - A Hobhouse farmer who lost almost his entire flock of sheep to stock thieves is hopeful that the arrest of two Lesotho nationals could spell an end to the...
Young farmers impress with innovation
17:57 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 July 2015
Bloemfontein - The innovative, open-mindedness of young farmers has left top management at the Transvaal Agriculture Union of SA (TAU SA) very excited.
SA misses out on agriculture 'branding' opportunity
17:50 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 July 2015
Bloemfontein - South Africa has missed out on an opportunity to brand its agriculture and agro-food systems at an international expo with representation by 140 different...
High fire danger for the rest of the week
14:22 (GMT+2), Tue, 14 July 2015
Bloemfontein - Fire fighters in the Free State and Northern Cape have attended to 44 veld fires since the start of fire season 2015.
Agro-meteorological outreach in Memel this week
13:49 (GMT+2), Mon, 13 July 2015
Bloemfontein - The community of Memel is being invited to participate in a public awareness programme during which the SA Weather Service and the Department of...
Land reform gets R204-million injection
16:21 (GMT+2), Wed, 08 July 2015
Bloemfontein - Thousands of emerging farmers are set to benefit from the R204-million funding approved by the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform this week.
Working on Fire extinguishes 16 fires in June
15:22 (GMT+2), Mon, 06 July 2015
Bloemfontein - Regional Working on Fire (WoF) teams extinguished 16 veld fires across Free State and Northern Cape during the first month of what experts are warning is...