Turning soil, turning tides: New era of sustainable farming

In a significant departure from the past, South African agriculture is transforming at a pace not witnessed before. Age-old farming traditions are being replaced by more sustainable practices, paving the way for a brighter future. This is according to Andrew...

Soil degradation: Conservation agri holds the key

In a study conducted by Dr Nkanyiso J. Sithole, evidence demonstrates that conservation agriculture could be the key to improving soil quality and crop yields in South Africa. This method of agriculture could offer solutions for the country’s soil degradation and...

Wetland Conservation Reaps Farming Dividends

An innovative programme that has enabled local communities to adopt a range of conservation agriculture approaches has led to both increased farm yields and incomes, while supporting vital restoration of some of Zambia’s most important wetland areas. Communities...