May 16, 2024

A Journey Through the Vineyards of the Western Cape

Located at the southern tip of Africa, the Western Cape is not just a stunningly beautiful landscape blessed with majestic mountains and lush valleys, but also the heartland of South African winemaking. This region, blessed with a Mediterranean climate and diverse terroirs, stands as a reflection of centuries-old traditions of viticulture and winemaking. The Western […]

May 16, 2024

Discover the joy of slowing down at Darling Brew

“Darling Brew is one of the most recognisable and highly acclaimed craft beer brands in South Africa, however, we are not just a craft brewery, but rather an innovative and dynamic beverage company, that strives to be the leading independent beverage company in South Africa, through innovation, quality, consistency, and relevance. Established in 2010 in […]

May 14, 2024

Fairview A Beacon of Cheese Excellence in the South African Dairy Industry

Fairview Cheese Company, nestled in the heart of the Cape Winelands, has long been synonymous with high-quality dairy products. Established over decades of innovation and tradition, Fairview has carved out a niche for itself with a diverse range of both cow’s milk and goat’s milk cheeses. One of the farm’s most notable attractions is the […]

May 14, 2024

Discover the Best of the Cape at the Inaugural Winelands Autumn Expo

The inaugural Winelands Autumn Expo, scheduled for 24 – 25 May, 2024, in Worcester, Cape Winelands District, offers a unique celebration of the region’s diverse offerings. Spanning 23,000 km², the district is known for its rich agricultural heritage, pristine mountains, unique fauna and flora, and endless blue skies, making it a picturesque setting for the […]

May 14, 2024

Augsburg Landbougimnasium: ‘n Baken van Landbou-Onderwys in die Wes-Kaap

Augsburg Landbougimnasium, geleë in Clanwilliam teen die hange van Karookop, is ‘n toonbeeld van landbou-opvoeding in die Wes-Kaap. Die skool se unieke ligging, met ‘n skoolgebou in die hart van Clanwilliam en drie plase – Augsburg, Warmhoek en Taaiboskraal, geleë 3 kilometer buite die dorp – maak dit die skool met die grootste oppervlakte onder […]

May 8, 2024

Stellenbosch’s Provincial Veterinary Lab Unveiled

In a significant leap forward for the agricultural sector, the Western Cape Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Ivan Meyer, recently inaugurated the newly renovated Provincial Veterinary Laboratory (PVL) in Stellenbosch. This key event celebrated the enhanced capabilities and improved infrastructure of a facility that has been instrumental in safeguarding animal health and public welfare for over […]

May 6, 2024

Stellenbosch hosts annual Wine Tourism Conference highlighting industry growth

The 8th Annual Wine Tourism Conference, scheduled for 30 May 2024, presents an impressive lineup of international and local speakers tackling “The Business Case for Wine Tourism.” Set in the scenic Stellenbosch at Lanzerac, the event is designed to underscore the expanding of wine tourism, evidenced by significant increases in international tourist arrivals and heightened […]

May 6, 2024

Hortgro Legacy Foundation Boosts SA Fruit Industry with Sustainability Focus

The newly inaugurated Hortgro Legacy Foundation (HLF) in Paarl promises to revolutionize South Africa’s deciduous fruit sector by integrating alternative income sources to supplement traditional funding. This strategic move, aimed at ensuring the sustainability of the pome and stone fruit industries, comes at a critical time when global agricultural sectors face mounting pressures from climate […]