With the country’s sugar cane industry under immense pressure, farmers have no choice but to become more efficient. Drip irrigation is a crucial tool that can make all the difference.
Blueberries: Specialised Irrigation for a Specialised Crop
Blueberries are a very special crop. In Africa, it is successfully produced outside its original growing area, in areas that it may not be fully adapted to. Almost all blueberries are produced in controlled environments, such as greenhouses. If it is produced outside, the irrigation and fertilizer application must be controlled precisely. This is made necessary by the physical and physiological characteristics of the plant.