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How to rehydrate the land and help stabilise the climate

In the article ‘The hidden role of water on earth’ featured in the January edition of Stockfarm, we discussed the crucial but often ignored...

Soil carbon market could grow quickly globally

This article was originally published by Future Farming. Click here to read the original. Carbon markets are already providing...

AECI Plant Health makes chemistry work

AECI Plant Health has been an ally to farmers in Africa for many years, and with the move towards sustainable agriculture, the...

The role of organic matter in soil

Of all the components of soil, organic matter is probably the most important and most misunderstood. Organic matter serves as a reservoir...

‘Smart farming’ set to revolutionise SA agriculture

A team of researchers are set to uncover the secrets of microbiomes and the role it plays in South African agriculture. Microbiomes...

Choosing an irrigation system

Selecting an irrigation system for a site is not always straightforward and may depend on many factors. Sites may be suited to several methods of irrigation and the final selection...

Starting your own veg garden

It has once again become a trend for people to start a garden and grow their own vegetables at home.   Many people seem to...