Dear All

Recently uploaded articles include the following:

Perspectives from Dr Kevin Fitzsimmons on food quality issues in tilapia. He discusses the common questions around off-flavours, the use of hormones, misuse of anitbiotics and contaminants in general.In the light of recent food safety challenges in South Africa (and other parts of the globe) it pays to be aware of those matters that trigger concern among consumers.

In recent weeks a Taiwanese trade mission delegation visited South Africa. For those members who could not attend the session, we have scanned a copy of the mission document and it can be found at the bottom of the page at the following link.

The TAASA representatives that were at the session found that true to form the Taiwanese were eager to do business – email details can be found on the scanned documents.