Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Effect of drought on maize and beef prices: resources: Library Guide: Reports

Short guide for the ECOS1010F essay 2016.


Agricultural Research Council. Annual beef bulletins, 2017, 2016, 2015

Agri SA. "A raindrop in the drought" : report to the Multi-Stakeholder Task Team on the Drought : Agri SA's status report on the current drought crisis, February 2016.

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Branch: Policy, Planning and Monitoring and Evaluation. Impact of drought on crop production and the food value chain, July 2016.

Policy briefs

Bureau for Food and Agricultural Policy. Policy brief on the 2015/2016 drought

Meyer, Ferdi , Tracy Davids, Zena Mpenda, Meizal Popat, Orcidia Vilanculos, Brian Chisanga, and Raphael Gitau. The impact of the 2015/16 drought on staple maize markets in Southern and Eastern Africa. Michigan : Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University. (Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Policy brief 38, May 2017)


Ndlovu, Mbongeni Michael. Briefing note : impacts of the drought. The real economy bulletin, 2nd quarter 2016. Nieuw Muckleneuk, Pretoria : Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS)