Plant nutrition symposium: From soya to litchi

The Fertiliser Association of South Africa hosted their annual Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition Symposium on 23 August 2017 at the CSIR International Convention...

Resultate: Kanola-kultivarproewe 2017

Die Wes-Kaapse Departement van Landbou het in die 2017-seisoen agt proewe in die Suid-Kaap geplant waarvan sewe se data ingesamel is (die proewe by...

Nigeria could make billions with cassava export

Nigeria could earn billions in foreign currency from its 47 million tonnes of cassava tubers produced annually, a university don, Prof. Aloy Ezirim said. Ezirim,...

Uncertainty over Western Cape wheat cultivation conditions

There is a strong possibility that, in the next few years, parts of the Western Cape’s wheat-growing areas may be affected by poor rainfall...

Discussion: Weighing the pros and cons of genetically modified food in...

CNBC Africa recently explored the issues around genetically modified foods. They were joined by Dr John Purchase, chief executive officer of Agbiz, on the...

International Carrot Conference date announced

The 38th International Carrot Conference will be held at the Doubletree Hotel in Bakersfield, California, from 19 to 21 March, 2017. The conference will...

Faktore wat graanprodusente in gedagte moet hou

Aanplantings vir die nuwe seisoen was aanvanklik baie wisselvallig, met reën wat in groot gedeeltes van die land weggebly of eenvoudig net te laat...

High alert warning against plant pests

An unprecedented outbreak of African armyworm in canola and wheat in the Western Cape triggered fears that an outbreak of plant pests may explode...

SA citrus production to increase

South Africa`s production of grapefruit, oranges, lemons and limes will increase in the 2017/2018 marketing year (MY). This is according to a Global Agriculture...

Genes used to extend banana lifespan

Bananas never last very long – within a few days of buying them, the rot sets in. But now Israeli scientists have found a...
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