October 1, 2019

Natural Chicken De-Worming and Prevention

Generally healthy chickens with strong immune systems can handle a moderate worm load. Most backyard...

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September 25, 2019

Grey go-away-bird

A popular bird on smallholdings is the Grey Go-away bird (Corythaixoides concolor), otherwise known as...

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September 23, 2019

Telling it like it is, mostly

I'm a fan of country music. Always have been, and always will be. Sure, a...

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September 23, 2019

It’s about jobs, stupid

Much has been made in recent years of the inequality in South African society, with...

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September 17, 2019

The Teeth of a Sheep

The teeth can be used as an aid in determining the approximate age of a...

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September 11, 2019

Borehole Maintenance

If you rely on a borehole water supply on your smallholding then keeping it maintained...

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August 28, 2019

How to Plant a Tree

How to Plant a Tree September is Arbor Month, so smallholders might want to plant...

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August 27, 2019

Alien Invasive Challenges and Management ~ a Complex Matter

The invasion of our trees by the polyphagous shot hole borer beetle has drawn into...

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