I look out of the window. The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the buzz of the bees on the flowers in the garden is almost deafening. In the green and pleasant countryside things look good.
A friend of mine has just bought a vintage sports car, spending £25,000. He said that he bought it as an investment. I then discovered he didn't have a garage to park it in and instead had bought a
Baselining to assess current performance is an important part of any initiative. The ability to measure where you stand at any particular moment of time and then use the record to compare changes,
You know how it goes. You are entirely focused on harvest then before you know it you are back on the sprayer seemingly playing catch-up applying pest and weed control programmes hoping the sprayer is
Conditions in some regions this winter have probably brought the effects of extreme waterlogging more to our attention. But what about when the flood waters have subsided? Do you have soils that
Dr Hendrik Smith is someone who I met through Twitter @Healthy_Soils and managed to persuade him to show us around the Pretoria area for two days. Hendrik works for Grain SA as a Conservation