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Saai opposed to Cannabis Bill

The Southern Africa Agricultural Initiative (Saai), an organisation that protects the rights and interests of family farmers, submitted opposition to elements of the Cannabis for Private Purposes Bill. Saai promotes

Agriculture master plan betrays farmers

The plan does not meet the minimum requirements of scientificity, fairness, inclusivity or clarity and is therefore doomed to fail. The agricultural sector deserves a more effective master plan that

Nathan Naudé has South Africa’s best lamb

The family farming organisation Saai and Buffelsfontein Brandewyn hosted Lamb Champs at Harlequins Rugby Club in Pretoria on 2 April 2022 in search of the tastiest lamb in South Africa.

Agriculture is mutilated by weak ports

Farmers exporting fruit face poor service delivery, negligence and incompetence at South African ports. This results in producers suffering millions of rands in damage, the erosion of South African competitiveness