Onkruidbeheer na laat reën

Monsanto Suid-Afrika deel die volgende raad oor onkruidbeheer ná ongewone reënvalpatrone: In baie dele van die land het die reën vanjaar saam met planttyd gekom....

What to avoid in sustaining soil fertility

Anybody who plans to go into crop production should consider acquiring land with high soil fertility that contains sufficient plant nutrients and has the...

Wat om van bemestingstowwe te verwag

Kundige op die gebied van bemestingstowwe, André Britz, deel die volgende insiggewende skrywe op www.fertasa.co.za: Wat om van bemestingstowwe te verwag Read this in English. Deur: André...

Kleinsbergskloof olyfboerdery: lesse uit ontwikkeling

Toe Hennie en Suna Volschenk in 2001 die plasie wat vandag as Kleinbergskloof bekend staan op die oewer van die Goukourivier net buite Stilbaai...

The how and why of crop estimates

Each month the agricultural sector awaits the revised forecast estimates to keep updated with production figures as the season progresses. But why are these...

How to save your rangeland asset

The implementation of Namibia’s Rangeland Strategy to recover and sustainably maintain the country’s biggest agricultural asset, is a reality. Now the country has to...

Robot automatically combats weeds

A robot that automatically identifies weeds in a field and combats them with a short laser pulse, could be the answer sustainable agriculture has...

What to expect when buying fertilizer products

Expert in the field of fertilizer, André Britz, has written an informative piece on buying fertilizer products, made available on www.fertasa.co.za He writes: What to expect...

Potatoes promote food security

Rising production costs and careful utilisation of water to prevent the deterioration of quality, are some of the major challenges facing the potato industry...

Sugarcane farming: How to increase productivity

Recent conversations on the topic of sugarcane farming has made it apparent that the industry can be very rewarding – if you master the...