Behind food prices
There are reasons why grocery shopping is so shocking, writes Anthony Clark
The JSE’s broader agricultural sector is a rich, intriguing furrow for investors keen to plough money into a longer-term play on food security.
JSE stocks such as Astral Foods, Libstar, RCL Foods, Rhodes Foods, Oceana, Sea Harvest and Zeder Investments have become main flavours for food-craving investors. Other stocks such as Clover Industries, Pioneer Foods, Country Bird Holdings and Sovereign Foods have, over the past decade, been acquired and have vanished from the JSE...