message from the executive editor
This Fall we have harvested stories of some great strides made by the South African sugar industry. No...
industry sustainability
private-public partnerships for effective land reform
Partnerships are critical in advancing successful and sustainable land reform in the country.
small-scale grower support
african countries laud sa sugar industry
The South African sugar industry has been hailed for its efforts to support small-scale growers.
small-scale grower cooperative
mpumalanga cooperatives’ sweet harvest
They were once down and out. But instead of throwing in the towel, they stood up and reinvented themse...
small-scale farmer cooperative
sasa initiatives impress government
A senior delegation from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) recently visited...
financial impact of drought
financial impact of drought on growers
The South African Canegrowers’ Association 2015/16 large-scale grower cost survey results have recentl...
industry sustainability
industry and trade federation united against sugary drinks levy
Parliament should accord the sugar industry and all other stakeholders sufficient time to consider the...
functional properties of sugar
Sugar has important functional properties in food preparation and processing and is clearly shown on l...
education & training
stc learner to fly sa flag high in abu dhabi
A Shukela Training Centre (STC) learner is off to Abu Dhabi to compete against the best of the best fr...
enterprise development
sasa cultivates culture of entrepreneurship
The sugar industry has become synonymous with the creation of entrepreneurs in Esikhawini, KwaZulu-Natal.
collective action water and ecological partnerships in the sugarcane belt
Water directly affects South Africa’s socioeconomic development, but it is becoming an increasingly sc...
sugar industry’s biosecurity service
The detection of the latest pest incursion impacting our industry, the longhorn beetle, reminds us onc...
world market summary
The annual New York Sugar Week was held in the first week of May 2017. As with any gathering of analys...
social responsibility
caring for the needy
The sugar industry has sweet and caring people!
education & training
helping keep girl learners in school
The South African Sugar Association (SASA), through its Sugar Industry Trust Fund for Education (SITFE...
weather report
south african sugarcane research Institute weather report
SA Sugar Industry Rainfall Summary – March 2017
sneak peeks
Snapshots of sugar industry people out and about
Snapshots of sugar industry people out and about