What are the various grains growing in South Africa? And what economic conditions are shaping the country’s agriculture? Learn all this and more as Wessel Lemmer, general manager of AgBiz Grain, takes us on a journey through South Africa’s grain industry.

About the guests:

Wessel Lemmer, general manager of Agbiz, is an experienced agricultural economist with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. He is a strong research professional with a M.Sc.Agric. focused in Agricultural Business and Management from University of the Free State/Universiteit van die Vrystaat.

Episode topics: 

  • South African grains
  • South Africa’s economic conditions
  • Challenges facing the grain storage sector

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Transcript for Whole Grain Episode 19: A Journey through South Africa’s Grain Industry

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