9 Results for 'North-West University'

PR – CHOOSING BETWEEN AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE FREE STATE PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA: A MULTIPLE CRITERIA ANALYSIS

Abstract Since the abolishment of Apartheid after 1994, one of the major sectors earmarked by the South African government to correct the injustices of the past, to improve inclusion, job creation and food security is the Agricultural sector. Various land ...Read More

PR – CHOOSING BETWEEN AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE FREE STATE PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA: A MULTIPLE CRITERIA ANALYSIS

Abstract The postmodern ultra-competitive global marketplace makes it difficult for companies to hold on to customers. This is especially true for industries that are driven by commodity products, and the South African fertilizer industry is not excluded from this statement. ...Read More

PR – CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT OF SOUTH AFRICAN FARMERS TOWARDS THEIR FERTILIZER SUPPLIER

Abstract: The South African wheat industry has been under pressure in recent years from global economic instability and a fast-changing domestic policy environment. This has manifested in declining wheat production and profitability at farm level. Wheat quality plays a key ...Read More

PR – FINANCIAL IMPACT OF WHEAT QUALITY STANDARDS ON SOUTH AFRICAN WHEAT PRODUCERS: A DLP APPROACH

Abstract: High quality market and value chains for small-scale emerging farmers in South Africa has been under discussion since the liberalisation and deregulation of the South African marketing boards. Local producers are now competing in a dynamic global market environment ...Read More

PR – PERFORMANCE AND MARKETING OPTIONS FOR INFORMAL CATTLE PRODUCERS IN THE EASTERN CAPE PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA

Abstract: South African game farming traditionally consisted of extensive farming practices on large land where game roamed wild and hunters “worked” for a decent hunt, be that trophy or meat hunting.   However, the past decade went the way of a ...Read More

PR – INDIGINOUS COLOUR-VARIANT GAME FARMING IN SOUTH AFRICA: OPPORTUNITY OR BUBBLE TRAP?

Abstract: In this study brand loyalty of pharmaceutical livestock products among commercial farmers was measured. The purpose of the study was to assist agribusinesses to identify the dominant determinant when commercial farmers purchase pharmaceutical livestock products from them. A structured ...Read More

PR – BRAND LOYALTY OF LIVESTOCK FARMERS IN SOUTH AFRICA

Abstract: Although game ranchers in South Africa compete with conventional farming practices for the same natural resources, they are regulated by a different set of rules and regulations. This is because the private game ranching industry falls under the policy ...Read More

PR – REGULATION OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN GAME RANCHING INDUSTRY: AN IMPACT ANALYSIS

Keywords: Brand loyalty, agribusinesses, fertiliser, farmer buying behaviour, emerging farmers, South Africa

PO – COMPARING FARMER BUYING BEHAVIOUR OF FERTILIZER IN SOUTH AFRICA: COMMERCIAL FARMERS VERSUS EMERGING FARMERS

This study determines the ethical profiles and dispositions of three groups of managers in South Africa. These groups consisted of: a) Top & Middle Managers from a specific company active in the agricultural sector in South Africa. b) Production Managers ...Read More