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Wateruitdagings in Suid-Afrika: Is daar lig?

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes Daar is baie water op aarde, met byna 70% van die totale oppervlakte van die aarde wat daardeur bedek...

State appeals to Constitutional Court in water rights case

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) has filed an appeal to the Constitutional Court against a recent decision by the Supreme Court of...

Delegation of powers for water-use licences to speed up applications

Agri SA has welcomed the signing into effect of critical delegations to fact-track applications for water-use licences. Lees dit in Afrikaans The delegation of power to...

Maintaining water quality for agricultural use

South Africa is considered a water-scarce country. The ever-increasing demand for water, combined with dry and unfavourable climate conditions, exert pressure on available water...

Water use licences and appeals: Reconceptualising the application process

In June this year, the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) committed itself to fast-tracking water use licences, promising meaningful engagement with all stakeholders...

Drip irrigation: What you need to know

In Netafim South Africa’s article series on www.agriorbit.com/2022, we have previously focussed on micro-sprinkler irrigation (click here to read it now) as well as midi...

Simple strategies for restoring productive veld

Each year, clearing invasive alien plants costs South African farmers thousands. Not only do these plants threaten the productivity of veld for grazing, but they also use...