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Gallagher’s MBS6500i Multi Powered i Series Energizer: A new era of electric fencing!

The need for battery and solar powered products is increasing by the day. This is exactly why you need Gallagher’s MBS6500i Multi Powered i Series Energizer. This off-grid power sys...

5 May 2024 · 3 min read

Tiger animal feeds: Ascites – a silent killer

Ascites, commonly known as ‘water belly’, is a condition that affects young, fast-growing broilers. Several agents may cause this condition but lack of oxygen or build-up of carbon m...

12 Feb 2024 · 2 min read

Hydroponics in Africa part 1: Is hydroponics the future for food security?

One of the earliest mentions of hydroponics is the Hanging Gardens of Babylon; today hydroponics is an accepted and efficient way to ensure a high yield year-round. According to the Unit...

5 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

JGP Boerdery depends on AgriCAD chaser bins

Harvesting runs smoothly at JGP Boerdery at Delmas and Hardu Prinsloo’s four AgriCAD chaser bins play no modest role in the process. Nothing ever has to wait because the AgriCAD chaser...

10 Jan 2024 · 5 min read

Whether you farm big or small: ETG Logistics has the mechanisation answer you need

Whether you plough and plant from horizon to horizon, or just a small patch of green fodder or silage maize for your livestock, all farmers have one thing in common: they need reliable i...

14 Sep 2022 · 6 min read

Make money with small-stock farming

Farming is a business, whether you have 10 or 1 000 female animals. The aim is to increase your wealth – to make more money or to have more sheep and/or goats. The best way to achieve ...

13 May 2022 · 4 min read

Everything you wanted to know about: Farm record keeping

Record keeping must be regarded as a means to reach a certain goal, or else it will be a waste of valuable time. Records can be defined as systematic collection and registering of all...

13 May 2022 · 7 min read

Planning ahead: Strategising for crop production

More now than ever, engaging in agricultural production requires farmers to fully understand all aspects of their production systems, ensuring that they are meticulous in gathering and c...

13 May 2022 · 5 min read

Feed for thought: Kow Kandy makes a difference in Zambia

We started with research on an annual fodder sorghum (cultivar Kow Kandy), in the Lusaka, Ndola and Livingstone districts of Zambia in 1999/2000,. The Kow Kandy was specifically popular ...

13 May 2022 · 5 min read

What is new in agriculture?

FarmDroid is the latest in automated solutions Which vegetable farmer would not like a way to control weed without using poisons? In comes the FarmDroid! Two Danish farming brothers, Je...

13 May 2022 · 7 min read
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