Welcome to the BFAP website
The Bureau for Food and Agricultural Policy (BFAP) (www.bfap.co.za) is a virtual network linking individuals with multi-disciplinary backgrounds to a coordinated research system that informs decision making within the Food System.
The core analytical team consists of independent analysts and researchers who are affiliated with the Department of Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development at the University of Pretoria, the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Stellenbosch, or the Directorate of Agricultural Economics at the Provincial Department of Agriculture, Western Cape.
BFAP is the first of its kind in South Africa and has become a valuable resource to government, agribusiness and farmers by providing analyses of future policy and market scenarios and measuring their impact on farm and firm profitability.
BFAP acknowledges and appreciates the tremendous insight of numerous industry specialists over the past years...