November 9, 2018

Which “arian” or “ism” Fits You?

Tomorrow being World Vegan Day, we thought we’d take a look at the various terms...

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November 9, 2018

The Digestive System of Sheep

Sheep belong to the ruminant classification of animals. Ruminants are characterized by their "four" stomachs...

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November 9, 2018

Plant Nutrients

In terms of nutrients, plants need a balance of the big three, namely nitrogen (N),...

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October 18, 2018

Showing townies your rural skills

The concept of agritourism (sometimes spelled agrotourism) involves bringing visitors to a property where agriculture of some...

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October 18, 2018

Mowers aren’t toys

In the seven years to 2013 and average of 7 307 Americans were injured while...

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October 18, 2018

Invasive aquatics

The problem of invasive water hyacinth in Gauteng’s waterways is well-known, but environmental scientists are...

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October 18, 2018

Da Holy Herb, aka wacky backy

Public interest in dagga (marijuana) has reached an all-time high following the Constitutional Court ruling...

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October 18, 2018

I’m black, said the white man

Circumstances recently brought me into contact, after 20-odd years, with an old business associate, now...

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