Archive: 17/11/2016

 

Technology integral to global food production

Population growth, constrained input resources and climate change all contribute to the fact that we need to rethink agriculture production in order to stay sustainable. One of the key factors to more sustainable... Read more about 'Technology integral to global food production'...


Vertical farming in the U.S

One of the U.S largest retailer, Target, will be implementing vertical farms in a new way of producing and sourcing food. During recent in-store trials, consumers could harvest their own produce, or observe... Read more about 'Vertical farming in the U.S'...


Concerns about declining Western Cape dam levels

The Western Cape government and Agri Western Cape have expressed concern about the province’s dam levels falling to below 60%, while farm dam levels were on average 30% lower than the same time... Read more about 'Concerns about declining Western Cape dam levels'...