Archive: 20/03/2017

 

Founder of Reel Gardening walks away with Agripreneur of the Year Award

South African entrepreneur wins global agripreneur competition, the Future Agro Challenge. Clair Reid designed and developed a biodegradable seed tape for vegetable and herb gardens using 80% less water than conventional techniques. Read more about... Read more about 'Founder of Reel Gardening walks away with Agripreneur of the Year Award'...


Partnership aims to build 25 fly farms a year

With the new partnership AgriProtein plans to roll out 100 turnkey fly factories by 2024 and another 100 by 2027. AgriProtein's mission is to find a better way to feed the world, reducing... Read more about 'Partnership aims to build 25 fly farms a year'...


City of Cape Town Water Dashboard - 13/03/2017

This document provides the dam storage levels for major and minor dams for the City of Cape Town as recorded on 13 March 2017. It further provides the weekly dam level change... Read more about 'City of Cape Town Water Dashboard - 13/03/2017'...


Joburg rooftop gardens bringing agriculture to heart of city living

Urban agriculture can bring many positive aspects to the city and address challenges such as food insecurity and unemployment. Although social and environmental benefits exist many obstacles to implementation of urban gardens still need... Read more about 'Joburg rooftop gardens bringing agriculture to heart of city living'...