Agriculture, Forests and Fisheries

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Agriculture, Forests and Fisheries.

Land Tenure Summit Planned for September

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform

A Land Tenure Summit is on the cards for September.

In a statement, the rural development and land reform department confirms that the summit will focus on pertinent issues such as tenure insecurity in commercial agriculture, tenure challenges in communal areas and solutions to South Africa’s land reform needs.

Food Security Policy Drawn Up

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

The National Policy on Food and Nutrition Security has been published in Government Gazette 37915.

Cabinet approved the policy in September last year.

Anti-Dumping Duties on Frozen Chicken Imposed

South African Revenue Service

Temporary anti-dumping duties against the import of frozen chicken pieces from Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom have been imposed.

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) published detail on the anti-dumping duty in Government Gazette 37801.