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 Annual Msinga Nutrition Fair

The Farmer Support Group (FSG) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) held its 6th annual Food and Nutrition Fair on the 20th of July in Msinga.

Close to 250 guests attended, comprising farmers, community members, FSG and UKZN staff members, as well as representatives from the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (KZN DARD), staff and students from the University of Zululand, and ward councillor for the area.  Read more...

  


Ukulinga Howard Davis Memorial Symposium

UKZN’s College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science (CAES) hosted the Ukulinga Howard Davis Memorial Symposium at the Institution’s Ukulinga Research Farm in Pietermaritzburg.

 

The multi-level research and information-sharing Symposium highlighted agriculture for life and the future, exploring sustainability through research, agribusiness and community outreach. Read more...

  

Mr Roderick Stevens of the Howard Davis Farm Trust


 Royal Agricultural Show 2016

 
   
   

 


International Sustainable Agriculture Experts Visit SAEES

Three representatives of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH recently visited the School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences (SAEES) at UKZN to deliver training on sustainable agriculture to staff and postgraduate students.  Read more...

 

Ms Sarah Beerhalter (left), Ms Friederike Kraemer and UKZN staff meet with farmers.


A Distinguished Teacher and a Dean

Dean and Head of the School of the Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences (SAEES), Professor Albert Thembinkosi Modi, received a Distinguished Teachers' Award for 2015 – only the second UKZN Dean to have received the honour! Read more...

 


Graduation 2016!

SAEES would like to congratulate all students and staff who were officially recognized for their academic achievements during the annual Graduation Ceremony on Tuesday, 19th of April, 2016.

 
   

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A Distinguished Teacher and a Dean
A Distinguished Teacher and a Dean
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Farmer Support Group rallies sanitary support for Mandela Day
The Farmer Support Group (FSG) is organising support for a drive to deliver feminine hygiene products to rural high schools to mark Mandela Day.
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Latest Events

Inaugural Lecture

presented by

Professor Michael Chimonyo

 

Title"Enhancing food security through sustainable use of indigenous livestock"

 

Date: Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Time: 17h30

Venue: Colin Webb Hall, Pietermaritzburg Campus

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ROYAL SOCIETY OF SOUTH AFRICA

Lecture Series 2016

 

Tammy Caine

Vice Chairman of Predatory Bird Projects 

Clinic Manager, Raptor Rescue Rehabilitation Centre

 

will present a lecture entitled

 

“Owls as predators: unique adaptations, calls and threats to survival”

 

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Time: 5.45 pm

Venue: John Bews Lecture Theatre,

Life Sciences Campus, Carbis Road, Pietermaritzburg.


  The Student Services Division:
HIV and AIDS Programme

Invites you to the

90 90 90 UNAIDS Strategy Launch

THEME:
Fast-Tracking eThekwenito Achieve the
UNAIDS 90 90 90 Targets

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Durban
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