Research Paper: Policy Impacts - The impact of government agricultural and rural development policy on smallholder farmers in KwaZulu-Natal

23 March 2018

Written by Dr Harald Witt, this research paper examines policy and the efficacy of government support for, and the challenges faced by smallholder farmers in rural KZN.

Fact Sheet: GMOs in South Africa

February 2018

Updated facts about GMOs and GM crops in South Africa, and why it's important to avoid and speak out against GMOs.

Biowatch Bulletin: December 2017

Biowatch Bulletin: July to December 2017

Crop Information Sheet: Sorghum

20 October 2017

Sorghum is the fifth most important cereal crop worldwide.

What is this nutritious ancient grain, and how do you grow it?

Crop Information Sheet: Jugo Bean

20 October 2017

Jugo beans are the third most important legume in Africa.

What are they, and how do you grow them?

Crop Information Sheet: Cowpea

20 October 2017

Cowpeas, a traditional crop, are an Africa staple. What are they, and how do you grow them?

Crop Information Sheet: Millets

20 October 2017

Finger millet, one of the most important small grains in Africa, is becoming scarce.

What is this nutritious ancient grain, and how do you grow it?

Biowatch Bulletin: June 2017

Biowatch Bulletin: January to June 2017

Submission: Plant Improvement Bill

18 April 2017

Submission: Plant Improvement Bill (B 8B - 2015)

Submission: Plant Breeders' Rights Bill

18 April 2017

Submission: Plant Breeders' Rights Bill (B 11B - 2015)