Magazine Archives

2019

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June 2019

  • Nampo 2019 Review
  • Fire Season: Firebreaks
  • Fire Laws and You
  • Chickens & Cold Weather
  • …and much more…
 

May 2019

  • Walnuts: Invest for Your Old Age
  • Waste Water Management
  • Frogs: Croaking in Large Numbers
  • News
  • …and much more…
 

April 2019

  • Walkerville Show in Pictures
  • Keep the Peace with Neighbours
  • How to Attract Bats
  • Beekeeping
  • …and much more…
 

March 2019

  • Insects are dying ~ fast
  • Gauteng’s shocking pink invasion
  • Diseases of Aloes
  • Beekeeping
  • …and much more…

February 2019

  • Healing the Hennops
  • A Landlord’s Rights
  • Gousiekte: A Summers Scourge
  • Poultry
  • Pigs
  • …and much more…
2018
 

Dec 2018/Jan 2019

 
  • Inside a ruminant’s belly
  • Do you NEED a rooster?
  • Poisonous plants
  • Building horsey stuff for your kid
  • …and much more…

November 2018

  • Your Water Footprint
  • Dope for Dummies
  • The Brain of a Chicken
  • Beekeeping
    …and much more…

October 2018

  • Basics of Horse Health
  • Animal Welfare ~ Your Duties
  • Snakes on the Plot
  • Caring for Elderly Animals

…and much more…

September 2018

  • Grow Millet: a Drought-resistant Foodstuff
  • Planning your Vegetable Plot
  • How to Prepare your Lawn for Summer
  • Bankrupt Bush Scare

…and much more…

August 2018

  • Livestock Health Management
  • Basics of Animal Feed
  • Irrigation Tips
  • Start a Business
  • Beekeeping
  • Pruning
    …and much more…

July 2018

  • Psychology of roosters crowing
  • The bugs in your compost
  • The future? It’s electric
  • Beekeeping…

and much more…

June 2018

  • Nampo 2018 Review
  • Entertain your Goats
  • Fat Ponies & Laminitis
  • Getting Rid of Poultry Mites

and much more…

May 2018

  • Preparing for the Fire Season
  • Hampshire Downs in Randfontein
  • Useful Medicinal Herb
  • Autumn Watering Guidelines

and much more…

April 2018

  • Drought-resistant Damaras
  • Baling options for smallholders
  • Insect as natural pesticides
  • New chicks in your flock

and more…

March 2018

  • Miniature cattle in PTA
  • Animals on the road
  • Estimate your livestock’s weight
  • Chicken tractors for your garden

and more…

February 2018

  • Seed saving and swapping
  • Recycling: How much do you do?
  • Plot burials: A grave situation
  • Invasives: Gauteng’s worst plants

and more…

2017
 

Dec 2017 – Jan 2018

  • #SAFoodCrisis: A summary
  • Amberlinks, Lacewings
  • Pruning tomato plants
  • How to restore a tractor

and more…

November 2017

  • #SAFoodCrisis: Exotic veg
  • How to handle chickens
  • All about ticks
  • Grandma’s preserving tips

and more…

October 2017

  • #SAFoodCrisis: Corporate greed
  • The basics of ploughing
  • Beekeeping
  • Profits… or loss?
  • Pets and thunderstorms

and more…

September 2017

  • #SAFoodCrisis: Growing food
  • NEW: Smart smallholders
  • Care of pregnant ewes
  • Safety on the plot

and more…

August 2017

  • #SAFoodCrisis: The numbers
  • How to be a beekeeper
  • Animal stocking levels
  • Earthworms

and more…

July 2017

  • #SAFoodCrisis: Join the fight
  • Where is Gautengs dirtiest air?
  • Plan your work this Winter
  • Agroecology explained

and more…

June 2017

  • Good stuff for the garden
  • Why your borehole runs dry
  • Gauteng’s aloes
  • Beekeeping
  • Nampo roundup

and more…

May 2017

  • Help for small pig farmers
  • How to choose your first chickens
  • All about veld fires
  • Alien biocontrol successes

and more…

April 2017

  • Help science track ladybirds
  • How to start a reluctant 2-stroke
  • Know your horse’s senses
  • Beat the Autumn blues

and more…

March 2017

  • Land ownership & occupation
  • Factors that weaken your beehives
  • Fall armyworm: what to do

and more…

February 2017

  • Small cattle for smallholders
  • Invader plants: your duties
  • Hidden livestock killer
  •  
  • and more…
2016
 

Dec 2016 – Jan 2017

  • Fight AHS with bats
  • Christmas gift ideas
  • Start a petting farm

and more…

November 2016

  • Growing cowpeas as feed
  • Water for your animals
  • Buyers for your produce

and more…

October 2016

  • How to build a bat box
  • Home remedies
  • The psychology of chicks

and more…

September 2016

  • How to plant a tree
  • Help prevent stock theft
  • Grow your own queen bees

and more…

August 2016

  • A shipwreck, pigs & a flower show
  • Why heirloom veg?
  • Know your equines

and more…

July 2016

  • Chelsea exhibit comes to town
  • Social media and the maplotter
  • Starting a plot-based business

and more…

June 2016

  • Pictures form Nampo 2016
  • Focus on scorpions & emus
  • Winter maintenance planning

and more…

May 2016

  • Property development
  • Mycotoxins & diseases
  • Walkerville agricultural show

and more…

April 2016

  • Growing veg for profit
  • Poultry parasites
  • Irrigation strategies

and more…

March 2016

  • Preserving for winter
  • Buying an old tractor
  • Planting cover crops

and more…

February 2016

  • Tilapia for the smallholder
  • Grow Quail for profit
  • Plant diseases
  • Wetlands
  • Beekeeping
  • Plumbing

and more…

2015
 

Dec 2015 – Jan 2016

  • The truth about GMOs
  • The right animals for you
  • Make money with herbs

and more…

November 2015

  • SA: Dry & getting drier
  • The killer in your field
  • DIY stuff for horsey kids

and more…

October 2015

  • Why bees swarm
  • Cost-cutting strategies
  • Livestock foot care

and more…

September 2015

  • Grow Clivias for Profit
  • Grow Snails for Profit
  • How to set up a Plough
  • Your Soil
  • Bee Forages

and more…

August 2015

  • Preparing for Spring
  • Cattle Nutrition
  • Inoculation Guide
  • Beekeeping ..

and more…

 

July 2015

  • off-grid for under R170 000
  • Cattle breeds for plots
  • Growing orchards
  • Beekeeping ..

and more…