Archive: 31/01/2017

 

Precision Agriculture

With the Green Revolution running to an end, natural resource constraints and species loss occurring, will we be able to produce more, to feed the growing world population, on less land? Innovation in... Read more about 'Precision Agriculture '...


Is hydroponics the answer to global food challenges?

Hydroponic and greenhouse technology is a technique of intensive plant production using minimal water, energy and land. Tomato yield comparison: Hydroponics technology produce more than 1 000t/ha VS South Africa’s average tomato yield of about 56t/ha Lettuce... Read more about 'Is hydroponics the answer to global food challenges?'...