Daily Maverick Interview

Daily Maverick Interview

I was recently interviewed by Karin Schimke of the Daily Maverick. We discussed South Africa’s agriculture policy and land reform issues, which are central themes of my book “Finding Common Ground: Land, Equity and Agriculture”. You can read or listen to the interview...

Personal note

A bit of self-promotion The University of Oxford historian, William Beinart, has reviewed my book, “Finding Common Ground: Land, Equity and Agriculture”, in the latest issue of the South African Journal of Science. You can read the review here. And oh, you can order...

We have a new book out!

OK, Folks, we have a new book out – see photo below. I co-authored a chapter with fellow agricultural economist, Dr Tinashe Kapuya of BFAP. The book came out this week and should be available in all major bookstores nationwide and eBook platforms. And oh, if you...
Grains boom?

Grains boom?

The global grains environment has changed somewhat from the optimistic picture of a few weeks ago. The increased dryness in parts of Europe and the US is weighing on global crop production, specifically maize and wheat, and this has raised the prospects for downward...

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