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Programme

08:00 REGISTRATION AND TEA/COFFEE
SESSION 1 POLITICS AND POLICY
09:00 Welcoming and introduction
Agbiz and its role in South Africa’s economy –
Dr John Purchase, Agbiz CEO
09:15 The forces at play in the political economy today – Theo Venter, NWU Business School
10:00 Agriculture in times of the pandemic – Wandile Sihlobo, Agbiz Chief Economist
10:30 Panel discussion – Politics and policy – Dr John Purchase, Theo Venter and Wandile Sihlobo
11:00 TEA/COFFEE
SESSION 2 LEGISLATION AND FARM ECONOMICS
11:30 Legislation that drives and influences agricultural development – Theo Boshoff, Agbiz head of Legal Intelligence
12:00 Perspectives on the South African agricultural commodity outlook – Prof. Ferdi Meyer, Bureau for Food and Agricultural Policy (BFAP)
12:30 Panel discussion – Legislation and farm economics – Dr John Purchase, Theo Boshoff, and Prof. Ferdi Meyer
13:00 LUNCH