WATER

Water is a transparent, tasteless, odorless, and nearly colorless chemical substance, which is the main constituent of Earth's streams, lakes, and oceans, and the fluids of most living organisms. It is vital for all known forms of life, even though it provides no calories or organic nutrients.

Water sprinkler
Soil

SOIL

Is a mixture of organic matter, minerals, gases, liquids, and organisms that together support life. It has four important functions: it is a medium for plant growth; it is a means of water storage, supply and purification; it is a modifier of Earth's atmosphere; it is a habitat for organisms; all of which, in turn, modify the soil.

Soil
Sheep

LIVESTOCK

are animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce labour and commodities such as meat, eggs, milk, fur, leather, and wool.

Livestock cattle

HIGH PERFORMANCE SEEDS THROUGH PROVEN GENETICS

Sensako is at the forefront of seed research and delivering continual improvements in seed performance.

Business

MORE THAN JUST NUMBERS

A dynamic accounting and financial services firm offering a wide range of tailor-made services. Helping clients reach their financial goals with passion and integrity

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Farmhouse

LIFESTYLE

It is the integrated way of life associated with agriculture. Including food, wine, tourism and eduction

Food wine

WELCOME TO AGRI ABOUT

AgriAbout is a content driven online publication addressing the diverse opportunities and challenges of agriculture in the 21st century. It is a source of information on the people, ideas and technologies changing the world of agriculture. Experts contribute a variety of fresh, innovative articles on the latest research and development towards sustainable farming trends and practices. Apart from hosting current issues of AgriAbout, the website features all articles in easy-to-use categories namely: Water, Soil Livestock, Crops, Business and Lifestyle.

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Better breeding improves financial results

Better breeding improves financial results

April 27, 2022

All dairy farmers are breeders although breeding aims may differ among herds. Some farmers breed show cows while others produce sires for the artificial insemination (AI) industry. However, total milk output should always be the main breeding and management emphasis of dairy farmers. Most dairy herds show an increase in…

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Carbon sequestration in the soil

Carbon sequestration in the soil

April 27, 2022

Carbon and sequestration have become fashionable environmental “buzzwords”, they are repeated in television programs about forests and fires, one can find them in any nature or agricultural publication, and they even lurk in the social media and on You Tube. So let us examine carbon sequestration, expose it, and find…

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Crop health is key to sustainable agriculture

Crop health is key to sustainable agriculture

April 27, 2022

Eighty percent of human survival relies on plants. As the human population grows, and environmental degradation intensifies, the pressure on providing healthy, nutritious food (amongst other plant-based products) to the world is mounting. Yet, plant production faces challenges as plants are stressed by biological and/or non-biological factors, which hampers production.…

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Processing of Health Foods

Processing of Health Foods

April 27, 2022

Health foods can be defined as any natural food which is popularly believed to promote or sustain good health. Eating healthy can then be defined as eating a variety of foods that supplies you with the nutrients required to maintain good health, supply the human body with energy and leave…

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Improve Household Food Security and Nutrition in Rural Areas

Improve Household Food Security and Nutrition in Rural Areas

April 27, 2022

In many rural communities and over-crowded townships in peri-urban areas, the unemployment rate is alarmingly high, and many families suffer daily from hunger and poverty. This negatively affects the early development of the children. Although some of these families receive some form of government grant and help from a school…

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