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August 22, 2018

Seven myths about GM crops, and the truth behind them

The Smallholder has in the past looked at the issues surrounding the use of genetically...

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August 21, 2018

Can we Raise Broilers & Laying Hens Together?

The answer is: it is not advisable. Broilers are chickens that are raised to be...

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August 8, 2018

Advertising Advice for the Smallholder

Many smallholders supplement their incomes with products from their land, in the form of vegetables,...

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August 6, 2018

Using Epsom Salts in the Garden

Most of us add a little salt to our food. It seems that we should...

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August 6, 2018

SASFOX

Sasfox is a fully-fledged online small farmers' exchange portal covering the whole of southern Africa....

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July 30, 2018

Dominant Ostrich Mothers

Flocks of ostriches are organised along similar principles to that of our backyard chickens. There...

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July 25, 2018

Multi species grazing

Grazing on the average smallholding is usually at a premium, with most of us only...

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July 18, 2018

Transporting Poultry

You take great care of your poultry while they are on your plot. So if...

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