Agriculture Content Partners

The agricultural industry of South Africa is a vibrant sector with multiple organizations that represent national societies within the industry. These societies and associations represent, market and protect established and new farmers in their respective industries.’s agriculture content partners are well-established with reputable connections in both local and international agricultural industries. These partners are involved with agricultural shows, conferences and expos and also work alongside affiliated academic institutions and stakeholders to ensure success.

Agricultural content partners are varied and scattered across the country, representing all agricultural endeavors.


Abagold farms Abalone on the south coast of South Africa. Abagold export live, canned and dried abalone worldwide....more

Agricultural Research Council

The Agricultural Research Council (ARC) has a rich history of using research and innovation to support and improve the South African agricultural sector....more

Agulhas Honeybush Tea

Agulhas Honeybush Tea are the growers, producers and suppliers of organic Honeybush Herbal Tea which is indiginous to South Africa and is found close to the Fynbos areas in the Western and Eastern Cape....more

Aquaculture Association of Southern Africa

The Aquaculture Association of Southern Africa (AASA) was established in the late 1980s to represent the then underdeveloped aquaculture industry in South Africa....more

BioSafety SA

Biosafety South Africa (Biosafety SA) was established to facilitate safe and sustainable biotech innovation....more

Blue Ocean Mussels

Mussel farming in South Africa started over 30 years ago by a company that is now known as Blue Ocean Mussels....more

Cap Classique Producers Association

The Cap Classique Producers’ Association (CCPA) is an industry body based in the Western Cape that promotes South Africa’s premium Méthode Cap Classique (MCC) wines....more

Cape Flora SA

Cape Flora SA, a non-profit company (NPC), was established in 2005 with the goal of determining the key needs of fynbos and protea production in South Africa....more

Carmien Tea

Carmién Tea offers a unique taste of South Africa with an extensive range of indigenous rooibos tea products....more


Citrogold was one of the first citrus cultivar management companies in South Africa and today has one of the biggest portfolios of protected citrus varieties worldwide....more

Citrus Growers Association

The Citrus Growers Association of South Africa (CGA) has played a leading role in turning South Africa into one of the world’s biggest citrus exporting countries....more

Cotton SA

Cotton SA provides a forum to industry roleplayers to assist and guide them. They promote the development of the cotton value chain, and offer support to cotton farmers around the country....more


Culdevco (Pty) Ltd is a joint venture business between the South African Agricultural Research Council (ARC) and five producer organisations of the South African Deciduous fruit industry....more

Dragon Fruit South Africa

Dragon Fruit South Africa (DFSA) focuses on the expansion of the dragon fruit (pitaya) industry in South Africa through the distribution of dragon fruit cuttings, sharing of knowledge and training....more

Drybean Producers Organisation

The Drybean Producers’ Organisation (DPO) of South Africa is a commodity organisation that acts in the interest of the country’s dry bean industry....more

Eureka Mills

Eureka Mills is a family-run business that focuses on the production of stone ground flour....more


In 2016, South African Breweries (SAB) launched FarmSol through the SAB Thrive Fund, to address a growing need for emerging farmer development support....more

HIK Abalone Farm

HIK Abalone Farm is a well-known abalone producer situated in Hermanus, Western Cape. They focus on the cultivation of excellent quality abalone in a sustainable environment, which is then made into a number of products and sold on the local and export ma...more

HL Hall and Sons

Hugh Lanion Hall established the HL Hall & Sons (Halls) fresh produce business back in 1890. By the 1940s, Halls had developed a distinguished reputation for the farming, production, packaging and delivery of fresh produce....more


KWV is a leading South African producer of wine and spirits, known for its prestigious heritage....more

Macadamias South Africa

Macadamias South Africa, also known as SAMAC, was formed by a group of macadamia growers in the early 1970s, who sought to pool resources to address common industry related problems and issues....more

Phytoalchemy Health and Wellness

Jean-Francois Sobiecki's South African Medicinal Plant Tours. Come explore with medicinal plant researcher, nutritionist and herbalist healer: Jean Francois Sobiecki B.Sc Hons, Dip Clin Nutrition (Aus)...more

Pomegranate Producers Association of South Africa

In 2009 Pomegranate Producers Association of South Africa (POMASA) was established to coordinate industry requirements and generic issues affecting the pomegranate industry....more

Potatoes South Africa

Potatoes South Africa (PSA) is a non-profit company that serves as a mouthpiece for the South African potato industry, including farmers, producers and manufacturers....more

Raisins SA

Raisins South Africa is an organisation committed to the promotion of raisin production both locally and internationally....more

Regenerative Agriculture Association of South Africa

Andrew Ardington in 2019 founded the Regenerative Agricultural Association of South Africa, RegenAG SA, to give South African producers a platform where they can share ideas...more

SA Berry Producers Association

The South African Berry Growers Association, SA Berries, was established in 2011 to address common industry issues affecting blueberry, raspberry and blackberry growers....more

SA Olive

The South African Olive Industry Association, also known as SA Olive, is widely acknowledged as the collective representative body for all sectors in the Olive Industry in South Africa....more

Seedling Growers Association of South Africa

The Seedling Growers’ Association of South Africa (SGASA) is an active non-profit organisation that was established in 1981 to represent the interests of commercial seedling growers in South Africa....more

South African Avocado Growers Association

The South African Avocado Growers’ Association (SAAGA) is an organisation, based in Tzaneen, that is run by avocado growers for avocado growers with the intention of maximising grower returns....more

South African Bee Industry Organisation

The South African Bee Industry Organisation (SABIO) is an organised body that represents the interests of the beekeeping industry of SA....more

South African Cherry Growers Association

The South African Cherry Growers’ Association is a non-profit organisation that was established in 2001. It formed with the intention of providing structure to the South African cherry growing industry....more

South African Fig Producers Association

The South African Fig Producers' Association (SAFPA) is a well-established organisation that offers its members comprehensive resources, expert advice and access to local and international stakeholders of the fig industry....more

South African Flower Growers Association

The South African Flower Growers Association oversees the levies, administration and import-related tasks for all non-indigenous flowers in South Africa....more

South African Fruit Juice Association

The South African Fruit Juice Association (SAFJA), established in 2011, represents processing and packaging companies for fruit juice concentrates, pulps and purees, fruit juices, nectars and beverages that operate in local and export markets....more

South African Garlic Growers Association

The South African Garlic Growers’ Association is an association for local garlic growers and producers that was founded in 1991....more

South African Grain Information Service

The South African Grain Information Service (SAGIS) was established after deregulation in November 1997, to supply the grain and oilseeds industries with market information....more

South African Litchi Growers Association

The South African Litchi Growers’ Association (SALGA) is an industry body that exists to enable litchi growers to produce the best quality litchis for both the international and local markets and ensure profitable harvests....more

South African Mushroom Farmers Association

The South African Mushroom Farmers’ Association (SAMFA) is the leading mushroom body of SA, and aims to promote the commercial farming and production of mushrooms throughout South Africa....more

South African Nursery Association

The South African Nursery Association (SANA) is a non-profit organisation that was established in 1947 with the intention of representing the interests of the green industry of SA. SANA is a mouthpiece for nursery businesses, traders, exporters, marketers...more

South African Pecan Nut Producers Association

The South African Pecan Nut Producers Association (SAPPA) was launched in 1992 to look after the needs of pecan nut producers....more

South African Rooibos Council

The South African Rooibos Council (SARC) is an independent and voluntary industry organization, whose members are involved in processing, packing, branding, and exporting of rooibos tea....more

South African Subtropical Growers Association

The South African Subtropical Growers Association (Subtrop) engages in, initiates and coordinates diverse activities beneficial to the industry from its offices in Tzaneen and provides technical assistance and services to growers...more

South African Sugar Association

The South African Sugar Association (SASA) is an essential cog in the local sugar industry. The organisation employs a diverse workforce of specialists to provide essential support to the industry and its partners....more

South African Table Grape Industry

The South African Table Grape Industry (SATI) is an association dedicated to creating a progressive, equitable and sustainable table grape industry nationwide....more

Southern Oil (Pty) Ltd

In 1993, Southern Oil (Pty) Ltd (SOILL) revolutionised agriculture in South Africa by establishing a canola oil refinery in Swellendam in the Western Cape. Up until then, grain farmers in the Western Cape were dependent on wheat as their primary source of...more

Tomato Producers Organisation

The Tomato Producers’ Organisation (TPO) is a body that acts in the interest of the producers of fresh tomatoes in South Africa....more

Umfolozi Sugar Mill

Umfolozi Sugar Mill (USM) was established in 1916 following a concession granted in 1913 to the St Lucia Sugar Company to mill sugar cane at Umfolozi....more

Undercover Farming

Undercover Farming started out as a magazine in 2004, after Johan Swiegers was flooded with requests for more information after publishing content in 2003 on greenhouse farming...more

Viking Aquaculture

Viking Aquaculture is a supplier of farmed seafood products, situated in Hermanus in the Western Cape and aims to bring consumers the freshest and highest quality seafood available on the Southern African coast....more


Vinpro is synonymous with the wine in South Africa and essential to the overall integrity and growth of the wine industry in the country....more

Water Research Commission

The Water Research Commission (WRC) is South Africa’s designated water research and knowledge hub. The Water Research commission is dedicated to providing information that drives innovation within the water sector...more

Westfalia Fruit

Westfalia Fruit is one of South Africa’s leading suppliers of fresh fruit and related​ products for export. They grow, source and ripen, pack, process and market quality avocados and produce...more

Wine and Agricultural Ethical Trade Association

The Wine and Agriculture Industry Ethical Trade Association (WIETA) is a not for profit, voluntary association of stakeholders in the South African wine and agriculture industry, who are committed to the promotion of ethical trade throughout the agricultu...more

Woodford Truffles SA

Woodford Truffles SA (Pty) Ltd is a company that works in partnership with farmers and landowners to encourage the commercial agricultural production of the Black Truffle....more