November 23, 2020

Training available in 2021

As we prepare for next year, now is a good time to get abreast of...

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November 18, 2020

The Benefits of Compost Tea

Compost tea is water in which compost has been soaked and then strained. It is an effective, low-strength,...

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November 9, 2020

Reduce the size of your lawn

It is common that a large patch of lawn, probably consisting of kikuyu, in our...

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November 5, 2020

A sensible analysis

It is very easy, when entering the fray about the climate crisis, to become embroiled...

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November 5, 2020

The routine of a smallholder’s life

Even if you don't love it, everybody ~ animals included ~ appreciate a set routine....

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November 5, 2020

Snakebites and antivenom in South Africa

As smallholders, we have to be aware of the dangers of snakes on our properties....

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October 14, 2020

Meet Usain Bolt, the tortoise

Trundling up a fence-line in one of my fields earlier this year I spotted a...

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October 14, 2020

An abomination

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way...

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