Citrus farming in South Africa – get in on the excitement!

Don’t waste a year wondering what to do with the next phase of your life! The citrus industry is booming and by signing up for a short course you can take the first step towards a fruitful career. The Citrus Growers Association is predicting that the local citrus...

Developing and sharing innovations: from the lab to field to scale

Potato and sweetpotato are the third and seventh most important food crops globally. Yet most farmers in developing countries produce a fraction of what they could per hectare under optimal conditions, in large part because they plant seed infected with yield-reducing...

Zimbabwe to buy agriculture drones

The government of Zimbabwe has announced plans to purchase agricultural drones to fight birds, pests and diseases that threaten crops. The country’s Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Water, Fisheries and Rural Development Dr Anxious Masuka revealed they plan to buy 10...

How the Agriculture Industry Can Prevent Water Pollution

The agriculture sector is a major contributor to water pollution. There’s no universally guaranteed way to reduce the problem. However, following numerous best practices can mitigate the agricultural runoff that often contaminates water. Make Connected Irrigation...

WHY CHIDINMA EZEH ADOPTED A NEW SUSTAINABLE METHOD OF FARMING.

WHY CHIDINMA EZEH ADOPTED A NEW SUSTAINABLE METHOD OF FARMING. There are natural factors out of the reach of farmers’ control, from weather to pests and diseases, and most of them are biological factors accompanying the soil. Technologies such as soilless farming help...