PRIMARY / APPLIED RESEARCH

  • Development of a programme to improve the economic water resilience of the agri-processing sector (with further detail for subsectors: fruit & vegetables and dairy) in the Western Cape 2018 – 2019
  • Conduct a competitiveness analyses of the Namibian meat industry 2019
  • Regional tobacco farming study 2018
  • A study on the potential product development for the commercialization and value add to beef production 2016 – 2018
  • Analysis of the key operational limitations of the Boegoeberg irrigation system in the context of socio-economic impact and risk assessment 2018
  • Smart agriculture for climate resilience (SmartAgri) 2014 – 2017
  • A study on the commercial viability of almond nuts in South Africa 2017
  • Development of technical and financial norms and standards for drainage of irrigated lands 2014 – 2016
  • Writing of manuals for potato production cost budgets 2016
  • Pre-feasibility studies: New technologies pilot plant 2016
  • Cost benefit analysis for the sterile insect technique 2015 – 2016
  • Adaptive interventions in agriculture to reduce vulnerability of different farming systems to climate change in SA 2010 – 2016
  • Development of technical and financial norms and standards for drainage of irrigated lands 2013 – 2015
  • Managing climate risk for agriculture and water resources development in South Africa (western cape – bamboo) 2008 – 2011
  • Uzbekistan water efficiency and agriculture project 2011