Archive: 13/02/2017

 

Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development

In 2012, Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development was launched by its Founding Partners to catalyze resources and focus attention on the lack of access by many farmers and agribusinesses in... Read more about 'Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development'...


Strong performance for South African BEE citrus project

Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) projects in the South African agricultural sector has been approached in many different ways in hope of establishing a successful and sustainable project. Cedar Citrus Ltd has implemented a successful BEE... Read more about 'Strong performance for South African BEE citrus project'...


South African farmer develops ‘Tree Hog’ unit for more efficient irrigation

Efficient water use becomes key for farms as they experience hotter days resulting in the need for more irrigation which is coupled with increase electricity usage. The Tree Hog is a SA patented... Read more about 'South African farmer develops ‘Tree Hog’ unit for more efficient irrigation'...