A plague of mice is the latest threat to homes and farms in rural New South Wales, and there’s very little that can be done to stop the numbers from growing.
Tevel Aerobotics Technologies has developed flying fruit-picking robots that provide autonomous on-demand harvest.
The challenges posed by climate change could make traditional farming methods difficult in the future, and that’s where The Cube comes in.
As the latest land expropriation bill is gazetted, the government says that fears around Zimbabwe-style land grabs are unfounded.
The border between Lesotho and the eastern Free State is non-existent, and it’s created a situation that Carte Blanche likens to “a daily game of Russian Roulette”.
It’s a tough time to be a farmer in the Western Cape, one of your most valuable resources becoming an increasingly scarce commodity. Perhaps this is a wise idea?
As an increasing amount of people are looking to escape the city, they are wondering just what it is they can do to break away from it all. Here’s one idea.
South Africa is full of wonderful little pieces of history.
There’s nothing like portraying a young girl in a black swimsuit as an eel to boost your local farming economy, especially when she is being “fattened up” for slaughter.
Things didn’t go quite according to plan for Oscar winner Emma Thompson, a farmer taking exception to her baking efforts.
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South Africa is experiencing its worst drought since ’92 and, well, on top of everything else that seems to be spiralling out of control, we might be in a lil’ pile of shit.
It’s common knowledge that living on an isolated South African farm is fraught with danger, the latest statistics more than backing up that notion.
Julius Malema used his opportunity to address white farmers in the Western Cape to impart some advice about their need to chillax. It went down better than you might think.
Police have recently spoilt the party for a family-run dagga operation in Gauteng. Find out what their set-up looked like, and where they cooked their unique batch of green…
NASA has a VEGGIE program, thats short for the Vegetable Production System programme, somehow. After successful attempts to grow zucchinis and other plants in zero gravity under artificial lights, NASA has announced plans to sustain space travellers on the International Space Station with produce grown on the station itself.