It is for this reason that key role players under the leadership of Senwes, launched the Nation in Conversation dialogue platform in 2013 at the Nampo Harvest Day in Bothaville. Nation in Conversation draws thought leaders from various affiliations, political backgrounds and the business sector together at a single venue to discuss and debate agricultural matters of national importance, to seek solutions and find constructive approaches to ensure the on-going viability of the agricultural industry in South Africa.
“It is in our joint interest to ensure that our agricultural industry remains secure and stable, that we seek consensus to overcome the many challenges facing agriculture today and work together towards a sustainable future,” explains Senwes CEO, Francois Strydom. “The future of agriculture and the welfare of our country are intertwined and can only be secured through progressive action, finding mutual ground and establishing partnerships between commercial farmers, civil society and the State”.
This week’s episode of Nation in Conversation unveils the visage of the ostrich industry and takes a trip to Oudtshoorn, the Ostrich capital of, not only South Africa, but the World!...(read more)
Die sewende episode van die nuwe seisoen van Nasie in Gesprek, die landbougespreksprogram wat die nasie aan die praat het, kyk na die pluimveebedryf wat onder toenemende druk is as gevolg van die praktyk dat internasionale pluimveeprodukte hier in die Suid-Afrikaanse mark gestort word wat ons plaaslike hoenderprodusente affekteer....(read more)
Nation in Conversation pays a visit to the Eastern Cape which is the most concentrated Dairy producing region of the country. Panoramic drone-footage captures the enchanting beauty of the coastal landscape and rich green adjacent pastures where cows can be seen contently grazing....(read more)