Corona Virus – How To Boost Your Immune System And Stay Healthy

By |2020-03-31T09:59:50+02:00March 27th, 2020|Fortified Food, Minerals, Staff Health, Vitamins|

As COVID-19 continues to spread globally, a proper functioning immune system is more important than ever before. Our natural immunity is our first line of defence against all illnesses, including COVID-19. It is therefore imperative that we focus on our overall health. Now declared as a pandemic, COVID-19 continues to take its toll on people’s [...]

Ten Ways To Help Protect Your Employees From Coronavirus

By |2020-03-27T18:40:32+02:00March 18th, 2020|Products, Staff Health|

According to the International Labour Organisation, “Poor diet on the job is costing countries around the world up to 20 per cent in lost productivity.” Some of the causes of malnutrition include inappropriate dietary choices, a low income,difficulty obtaining healthy food, and various physical and mental health conditions. Our internal observations reveal that an alarming number [...]

Employee Wellbeing & Why It Is Important For Your Business

By |2020-02-20T12:33:55+02:00February 20th, 2020|Mine Workers, Staff Health|

The physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing of employees has benefits not only for employees, but also for businesses. An employee who is physically healthy and sound of mind will take fewer sick days, and will be able to perform his or her work better than someone with poor physical and mental health. It is therefore [...]

Power Food – For Africa’s Workforce – SADC Sugar Digest Article

By |2020-01-16T11:36:30+02:00November 18th, 2019|Feeding Schemes, Fortified Food, Staff Health|

This article was published in SADC Sugar Digest Magazine - 2019 Article and photography: Colleen Dardagan An unlikely partnership between an Australian tourist and a former South African game ranger has resulted in the development of a highly nutritious fortifi ed food that both farmers and industries across the sub-Saharan African region are recognising as [...]

Ten reasons to feed your staff

By |2020-01-16T11:36:30+02:00May 31st, 2019|Feeding Schemes, Fortified Food, Staff Health|

Advanced nutrition supports brain function and energy levels which promotes safety at the workplace – particularly on mines (and jobs with high safety risks) where safety is a priority concern. The International Labour Organisation recently reported that companies are losing up to 20% in productivity due to malnutrition. According to Harvard School of Public Health, [...]

Feeding Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women and Children Under 5

By |2020-01-16T11:36:31+02:00December 14th, 2017|GMOs, Mageu, Minerals, Products, School Feeding, Staff Health, Vitamins|

Section One: Addressing the NEED Africa has a NEED to provide nutrition for its people who are: Malnourished children under the age of 5 years who have stunted growth as a result; and Pregnant and breast-feeding mothers who are nutrient deficient. Commonly stated key statistics of malnutrition prevalence in Zambia (Unicef, 2007): Incidence of [...]

Food For Staff & Schools: Interview with Pride & Purpose’s David Khoza

By |2020-01-16T11:36:32+02:00October 23rd, 2017|Fortified Food, School Feeding, Staff Health, Videos|

Pride & Purpose is a non-profit organisation, in partnership with Virgin Unite, whose purpose is to support local communities that lack basic needs such as access to food, clean water, and health services. So far, Pride & Purpose has provided approximately 5000 people with access to clean water, provided education facilities to 3000 [...]

Food For Staff: Interview with Londolozi Game Reserve

By |2020-01-16T11:36:32+02:00September 4th, 2017|Fortified Food, Staff Health, Videos|

Transcript In the lodge business I have learned two things: you don’t mess with people’s money and you don’t mess with their food, and I can assure you that if the staff didn’t enjoy the porridge, I would have heard about it. So, on the basis of that, I can say with [...]

The importance of added minerals in your diet

By |2020-01-16T11:36:33+02:00July 31st, 2017|Fortified Food, Minerals, Staff Health, Vitamins|

Minerals such as iron, calcium, magnesium, selenium, zinc, etc. are extremely important for our physical and mental health. Even though we are organic beings, our bodies basically run on electricity in the sense that these minerals are electrolytes that contain the necessary charge (ionisation) that keeps the human battery running. Without them, our batteries would [...]

How balanced nutrition promotes productivity at work

By |2020-01-16T11:36:33+02:00May 23rd, 2017|Fortified Food, Staff Health|

Food is fuel; that much is obvious. In order to be productive at work, you need the right kind of fuel. Some foods will spike your blood glucose levels to great heights, but only for a limited time, while other foods will provide lower levels of energy, but for a longer period of time. Some [...]