Statements

Urgent help needed after Hertzogville fires

The hearts of Saai and its members across South Africa go out to the farmers in the Hertzogville area who have lost livestock, pastures, fences and other infrastructure, income of

An open letter to President Ramaphosa

Dear Pres. Ramaphosa Your open letter earlier today to South Africans in general and farmers in particular refers. Thank you for writing it. At least you got involved in a

Saai condemns Minister Cele’s statements

Every farmer in South Africa – large and small, poor and rich, black and white, regardless political affiliation – wants to know: How are we supposed to farm if communal

Saai court actions result in annulment of Level 3

Pressure exerted by several court cases on the irrational regulations proclaimed by Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Minister of Cooperative Government and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), under Levels 4 and 3 of the

Relaxation of regulations too little, too late

Pres. Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement of a relaxation of the lockdown regulations to reduce the economic damage caused by the government’s excessive state of lockdown, is too little and too late

Saai concerned over land claims

The increase in the number of land claims actively processed in the run-up to 2021’s local elections is a source of concern for the Southern African Agri Initiative (Saai). “This