Rooibos protected in EU trade pact

Rooibos protected in EU trade pact

According to a SAPA release on 21st July: Rooibos tea has secured geographic indicator status in the long-awaited economic partnership agreement between southern African nations and the European Union, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on Monday. “It will be the rooibos tea manufacturers of South Africa which will have ownership of that particular […]

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Authenticity the ‘BOS’

Authenticity the ‘BOS’

The following article was published on 16 July 2014 by MarkLives.com, a site for the advertising, design and media industries. The article was written by Thabang Leshilo. I appreciate her perspectives: South Africa’s emerging middle market is being short-changed by the mass-produced, ubiquitous global brands, and it should look to brands that espouse authenticity for […]

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Brandkar speel nie met vure nie

Brandkar speel nie met vure nie

Herewith an article which was published in the “Boereplan” section of the 13 June, 2014 Landbouweekblad. The article features an innovative veldfire fighting trailer which Klipopmekaar Farm Manager Paul Schlechter conceived and built on the farm. It was already put to good use in December last year! The article was written by Glenneis Kriel. Click […]

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Hier word afval kuns

Hier word afval kuns

Herewith a delightful article which was published in the 18 July, 2014 Landbouweekblad. The article features artworks we’ve made from scrap and recycled materials at Klipopmekaar, and some of the artworks we’ve taken to the AfrikaBurn festival in the nearby Tankwa Karroo. The article was written by Glenneis Kriel. Click on the image to expand […]

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