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Agbiz CEO interviewed by Grootplaas ahead of the upcoming 2018 Agbiz Congress
- 12 February 2018
In and interview with Grootplaas, Dr John Purchase CEO of Agbiz sums up what delegates who register for the 2018 Agbiz Congress can expect to learn at this prestigious event. Themed "Uncertainty Creates Opportunity", the topics will focus on factors that create uncertainty in the sector, and how agri leaders and farmers who are integrated in the value chain can form strategies to seize opportunities. See the full interview below [Afrikaans language]: (


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