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Emerging farmers Land ownership makes Naledi villagers self-reliant
About 23km from Ficksburg in the Free State lives a working-class community of about 100 residents in a village called Naledi. In 2014 nonprofit social activist initiative
13 Jun 2019
Foreword Towards a smarter, more efficient future
As a farmer, are you mechanically equipped for the future? Is conservation farming part of your vision? Better, faster and more accurate agricultural production in conjunction
30 May 2019 - W. H. / R. L. J.
The power of one Conservation agriculture Somewhere amid the chaos in Zimbabwe, a green patch of hope
Agriculture in Africa remains mired in controversy: large-scale commercial versus small-scale; genetically modified seed versus open-pollinated varieties; chemical fertilizers
30 May 2019 - G. H. / M. C. F.
Mark Lynas Oxford Lecture on Farming
Mark Lynas on his conversion to supporting GMOs - Oxford Lecture on Farming
21 May 2019
Strengthening the rural economy Agritourism initiatives deserve the support of all South Africans
Aslightly warped view of the life of a farmer and those who live in rural areas exists in South Africa largely because communication has often been one-sided, reflecting the views
04 Apr 2019
No quick fix Without intensive training and meticulous planning, land reform will end badly
Financial exclusion is a global problem with over 1 billion having no access to formal financial systems. But what does ‘formal financial system exclusion’ mean
04 Apr 2019
A better crop drop by drop The benefits of drip irrigation in citrus
Due to the ongoing water shortage and the need for improved production, the use of drip irrigation in orchards is increasing at a rapid pace. Citrus crops can withstand drought
06 Mar 2019
The famished road Nutrition in the Southern African context
There are serious nutritional challenges in South Africa: huge increases in obesity, problems contingent with changes in diet as rural people move to cities, and early childhood
06 Mar 2019
Efficiency is the goal Technology is making irrigation simpler and more profitable
Irrigation has always demanded answers to the same questions: “When?”, “Where?” and “How much?” In previous times, approximate answers were
14 Jan 2019
Aerobotics Stand the chance to WIN a DJI Mavic Air Drone + an Aeroview Seasonal Package for 100 Hectares worth R65,000 for Christmas!
Sign up to Aeroview and you could WIN a DJI Mavic Air Drone + an Aeroview Seasonal Package for 100 Hectares, worth R65,000from our #NotFarFromTheTree Christmas
05 Dec 2018




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