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BFAP | Commodity Market Analytics News Publications

BFAP-Perspectives on Agriculture GDP Performance https://www.bfap.co.za/perspectives-on-agricultures-gdp-performance-in-q1-2021/ South Africa’s seasonally adjusted and annualised GDP increased by 4.6% in the first quarter of 2021, but agriculture, which was the star performer in 2020, contracted by 3.2% on a seasonally adjusted and annualised basis. However, a direct comparison of Q1 2021 to Q1 […]


PLAAS TV-11 June 2021   Recently updated !

BROADCAST: 11 June 2021 BROADCAST: 09 June 2021 BROADCAST: 07 May 2021 BROADCAST: 28 April 2021 BROADCAST: 31 March 2021 BROADCAST: 19 March 2021 BROADCAST: 17 March 2021 BROADCAST: 15 March 2021 BROADCAST: 12 March 2021 BROADCAST: 8 March 2021 BROADCAST: ARC BEEF PERFORMERS AWARD 2020 BROADCAST: 1 March 2021 […]


African Swine Fever Update 10 June 2021   Recently updated !

Please find here the latest update on the African Swine Fever: ASF update 2021-05-28 ASF update 2021-05-21 ASF update 2021-01-29 ASF update 2020-12-08 ASF contingency plan approved 2020-11-17 SF update 2020-11-17 ASF update 2020-10-23 ASF update 2020-06-30 ASF update 2020-05-19 2020-03-26 ASF outbreak and surveillance update report 2019-12-13 South Africa ASF […]


HEALTH FOR ANIMALS | New Innovation in Veterinary Care   Recently updated !

New Innovation in Veterinary Care Presentations 07/06/2021 On June 4th 2021, HealthforAnimals and the World Veterinary Association co-hosted the webinar, New Innovation in Veterinary Care. Copies of the panelist presentations are available here: Download All (Zip file) Carel du Marchie Sarvaas, HealthforAnimals Matthew Stone, World Organisation for Animal Health Tommy Heffernan, Veterinary […]


WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY | 7 June 2021

WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY | 7 June 2021 Safe food now for a healthy tomorrow World Food Safety Day (WFSD) celebrated on 7 June 2021 aims to draw attention and inspire action to help prevent, detect and manage foodborne risks, contributing to food security, human health, economic prosperity, agriculture, market […]


WHO Policy Guidance on Integrated Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities

WHO Policy Guidance on Integrated Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities Please see here the guide: WHO_Policy_Guidance_on_Integrated_Antimicrobial_Stewardship_Activities Universal access to high-quality and affordable antimicrobials is an essential component of universal health coverage (UHC). Antimicrobials include antibiotics, antivirals, antifungals and antiparasitic medicines that are used to prevent and treat infections in humans, animals and […]


UP’s Prof Wanda Markotter joins world One Health panel of experts to prevent future pandemics

UP’s Prof Wanda Markotter joins world One Health panel of experts to prevent future pandemics https://www.up.ac.za/news/post_2975549-ups-prof-wanda-markotter-joins-world-one-health-panel-of-experts-to-prevent-future-pandemics- University of Pretoria (UP) virus and bat researcher Professor Wanda Markotter has been appointed to a global high-level panel of international experts which aims to curb animal-to-human disease transmission that could trigger future pandemics […]