Archive: 12/01/2017

 

Monitoring soil salinity and waterlogging using satellite images

The consequences of incorrect management or incorrect selection of irrigation areas can be disastrous, causing irrigation areas to become waterlogged and/or salt-affected, thus making them unfit for continued sustainable irrigation. A new study, funded... Read more about 'Monitoring soil salinity and waterlogging using satellite images'...


Smallholder farmers need a leg-up to adapt to climate change

The effect of climate change on agriculture production are expected to intensify over time and vary across countries and regions. Unless action is taken now to make agriculture more sustainable, productive and resilient,... Read more about 'Smallholder farmers need a leg-up to adapt to climate change'...


Career Opportunities in Renewable Energy in the Wine Industry

This document is a diagram of the different opportunities in renewable energy in the wine industry. It illustrates among other qualifications and training requires and short courses available. View diagram Read more about 'Career Opportunities in Renewable Energy in the Wine Industry'...


Management of grapevines during drought periods

This document highlights a few practical guidelines for managing vineyards during drought conditions. Read document Read more about 'Management of grapevines during drought periods'...