Search results for biodiversity

All abuzz about bees New strategy to save apiculture
The Department of Agriculture, working with bee associations in the Western Cape, has released a new strategy aimed at ensuring the sustainability of the bee population in the
19 Jul 2018
Oil Change Don’t let used oil pollute water and soil
With farms covering extensive areas of South Africa, this sector has the largest impact on our natural habitat. It is estimated that South Africa generates an average of 120
13 Dec 2017
From dead zones to green pastures Biodiversity need not be sacrificed to feed the planet
As the human species continues to grow in a world of depleting resources, can it feed itself without killing off the rest of the planet? Not without a significant shift away from
30 Oct 2017
Corporate farming Ways to induce agrarian growth
Over the past decade, much effort has been put into figuring out how to restructure farming to be more efficient in ensuring food security
03 Apr 2013 - R. D.
Good practice in agriculture Five steps to conserving practices that create sustainability in agriculture
There are a handful of characteristics that define agroecology and the conservation of agricultural processes. Stephen Greenberg explains.
15 Nov 2012 - S. G.
Life's nectar under threat
While food security is a concern in South Africa due to population expansion and industrial usage, so too is securing water for growing crops
26 Oct 2012 - M. B.




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