The Chairman’s Report 2019


The chairman's report 2019

“During 2019, SAGL was presented with a certificate of recognition from the South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) for the successful maintenance of its ISO 17025 Accreditation for more than 20 years. This international recognition enables the laboratory to fulfil the aim of delivering accurate quality analyses to the agricultural industry and vision to be internationally competitive.”

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The Southern African Grain Laboratory is an accredited laboratory, established in 1997 as a reference laboratory on request of the South African Grain Industry. We measure, so that you know!

Quality overview of the 2020 maize crop

A total of 890 composite samples, representing white and yellow maize of each production region, were received and analysed to determine their quality. The samples consisted of 516 white and 374 yellow maize samples.