ABOUT US

SA Graan/Grain is a specialist publication and official mouthpiece of Grain SA and is regarded as one of the leading agricultural publications in agriculture. This monthly magazine is available in print and online and has become a compass for the sustainable production of grain and oilseeds in South Africa.

Backed by Grain SA as a prominent grain producers organisation, our articles are written by prominent scientists, agricultural economists, experts from the industry and professional journalists.

CONTACT US

Owner/publisher
Grain SA
Block C, Alenti Office Park
457 Witherite Street
The Willows
Pretoria
0041
Tel: 086 004 7246

PO Box 74087, Lynnwood Ridge, 0040
Tel: 086 004 7246
www.grainsa.co.za

Meet the editorial team

The editorial committee is a working group of Grain SA which meets on a monthly basis to ensure that the magazine carries the latest agricultural information based on relevant research, technology, production techniques and expertise. Several other working groups are represented within the committee.

 

Jaco Breytenbach
Chairperson: SA Graan/Grain Editorial Committee

 

Danie Minnaar
Vice Chairperson: SA Graan/Grain Editorial Committee

 

Richard Krige
Vice Chairperson: Grain SA

Theo Ferreira
Producer and member of Grain SA

 

Dr Tobias Doyer
CEO, Grain SA

 

Dr Dirk Strydom
Head: Marketing, NAMPO & Research Coordination

 

Corné Louw
Head: Applied Economics & Member Services

 

Nico Vermaak
Company Secretary,
Grain SA

 

Alzena Gomes
Public Relations Officer

 

Dr Jeanetta Saayman-du Toit
ARC-Grain Crops, Potchefstroom
ARC-Small Grain, Bethlehem

 

Prof Gert Ceronio
Faculty: Natural and Agricultural Sciences,
University of the Free State

 

Prof Willem Boshoff
Faculty: Natural and Agricultural Sciences,
University of the Free State

 

Dr Hendrik Smith
Conservation agriculture facilitator, ASSET Research

 

Pietman Botha
Agricultural consultant

 

Heleen Viljoen,
Agricultural Economist,
Grain SA

 

Christiaan Vercueil,
Agricultural Economist,
Grain SA

 

Marguerite Pienaar
Argicultural Economist

 

Johan Teessen
Agricultural Economist Intern

 

MJ Swart
Regional Manager (Farmer Development)
& Marketer: Western Cape

 

Lerato Ramafoko
Agricultural Economist Intern

Publishing partner: Infoworks Media Publishing

 

Valerie Cilliers
Editor
Tel: 018 468 2716
Cell: 060 991 1606
Email: valerie@infoworks.biz

 

Johan Smit
Managing editor
Tel: 018 468 2716
Cell: 082 553 7806
Email: johan@infoworks.biz