Farm-worker Sectoral Determination: An Analysis of Agricultural Wages in South Africa 2015

A report by the Bureau for Food and Agricultural Policy (BFAP)

A new Sectoral Determination for the agricultural sector is due in 2016. The introduction of a minimum wage in the sector in 2003 and an increase in the minimum wage in excess of 50% in 2013 have had a substantial impact on the sector. The purpose of this report is to analyse the impacts of the wage increases in 2003, and 2013, in order to inform the process leading up to the new minimum wage determination for 2016. Read More