Vanessa Barends

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Going Green: A Necessity Not an Option

The article looks at the need for transition to greener investment by agribusinesses highlighting reduction in energy consumption as one way in reducing their carbon footprint. It provides guidance to identifying the feasibility of... Read more about 'Going Green: A Necessity Not an Option'...


Kenya’s smart greenhouse text when your tomatoes need watering

Award-winning greenhouses designed by two Kenyan students allow farmers to control temperature, humidity and soil moisture on their mobile phones. This not only ensures precision agriculture but could further reduce costs farmers incur.  Read... Read more about 'Kenya’s smart greenhouse text when your tomatoes need watering'...