The ARC conducts its business at head office and on 11 main research campuses - at Bethlehem, Nelspruit, Potchefstroom, Pretoria,
Rustenburg and Stellenbosch-and a number of laboratories, office buildings and research farms throughout the country.

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS AND CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT
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The Agricultural Economics and Capacity Development programme is responsible for translating the ARC's research results into useable outputs in support of agrarian transformation and the efficiency and competitiveness of the sector. This is achieved through analysis of research activity in order to allow the ARC to exploit its IP, maximise utilization of R&D outputs and transfer technology to farmers and agribusiness.   >>> Read more

ANIMAL SCIENCES
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Animal Health and Animal Production was developed out of a process of rationalising and restructuring the animal science institutes at Irene (the Animal Improvement Institute and the Animal Nutrition and Animal Products Institute) and the Range and Forage Institute at Roodeplaat.   >>> Read more

 

 

CROP SCIENCES
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Improvement and cultivation of varioues crops. to benefit not only biodiversity but also counter malnutrition and improve food security and soil fertility.   >>> Read more

RESEARCH AND INNOVATION SYSTEMS
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This programme conducts Agro-processing, Engineering, Knowledge Management, Biotechnology, Natural Resources and also Agricultural Information & Biometrical Services.   >>> Read more