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  • Precision Farming: the quantitative data revolution

    Precision Farming: the quantitative data revolution

    “I remember telling my wife that everything would be GPS-controlled in future. From the sky, I could see the different levels of soil degradation on my farms caused by previous farmers, and I was enthusiastic about using precision farming and GPS technology to correct the soil.” ~ Jozua du Plessis, South Africa’s grain producer of the year, 2016.

  • Nutrigation™: the precise combo for perfect crops

    Nutrigation™: the precise combo for perfect crops

    Worldwide, farmers are increasingly faced with modern agricultural challenges and the need to find innovative solutions with regard to water scarcity, environmental preservation, and ways to use water, fertilisers and energy more efficiently. As the world's population continues to rise and natural resources come under continuing pressure, this approach to water and efficiency has become more urgent than ever.

  • Climate Change: why a warming planet may favour the farmer

    Climate Change: why a warming planet may favour the farmer

    There is plenty of doom and gloom surrounding the phenomenon of global warming. Apart from the heated controversy of whether it is happening or not – or whether humans are purely the cause or not – it does highlight our responsibility and vulnerability when it comes to managing our livelihoods on this, the only home we know.  


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