October 13, 2020

#ClimateChangeChooseday: Cut the Climate Change Jargon

The challenge of climate change has produced a whole new vocabulary of jargon ~ terms...

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October 8, 2020

Bottling Beetroot

Leave about 5cm of stem. Preserving one’s own produce gives one the most satisfying sense...

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September 30, 2020

Choosing Livestock for your Smallholding

So you have finally been able to move to that smallholding that you have been...

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September 16, 2020

Measuring Rainfall

So far there is little sign of rain in Gauteng this spring. However, the weather...

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September 10, 2020

Fix your Compost Heap Problems

How’s your compost heap looking after our dry Gauteng winter? Most problems in a compost...

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August 31, 2020

#ClimateChangeChooseday: Are Trees the solution to Climate Mitigation?

It’s Spring Day and Arbor Week, so we are encouraged to buy and plant some...

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August 27, 2020

EC judge give sheep ship go-ahead

An Eastern Cape High Court judge this week condemned 56 000 sheep to certain death...

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August 24, 2020

From The Archives: How Blommetjie Got Her Name

A recent discussion on Facebook led us to realise a lot of newer readers won't...

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