Stock farming under pressure

2008-07-03 00:00

Livestock farming across South Africa is likely to come under severe pressure as a result of rising input costs for maize and fuel, among other things, resulting in this area of agriculture becoming less profitable.

He believes that there is now “a measure of price resistance on the part of consumers”, given the difficulties the consumer market faces as a result of rising interest rates and inflation. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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