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.

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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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The Three Faces of Packaging Materials

The Three Faces of Packaging Materials

September 27, 2021

The term ‘packaging’ encompasses many disciplines and functions that are used to enclose and protect products (food, clothing, consumer products etc.) for distribution, storage, sale, and use. However, the term also refers to the processes involved in the designing, evaluating and production of various types of packaging. Faced with the…

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To evaluate the genetic merit of dairy bulls

To evaluate the genetic merit of dairy bulls

September 27, 2021

Dairy herds consist of lactating and dry (non-lactating) cows, replacement heifers of all ages and often a few dairy bulls. In large commercial dairy herds cows and heifers are mostly artificially inseminated (AI) with semen supplied by semen (or AI) companies. However, because it is sometimes difficult to get some…

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Indigenous vegetables

Indigenous African vegetables can contribute to food security

September 27, 2021

Several reasons are advanced for the neglect of these commodities despite their higher nutrients content compared to the conventional. They are also known to be well adapted to the climatic and natural resource condition of the native environment. They play a leading role in the socio-cultural life of the people.…

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Integrated Pest Management

The future of crop protection lies in IPM

September 27, 2021

Since the dawn of agriculture, farmers have been dealing with the challenges of managing pests, weeds and diseases that threaten our ability to produce enough safe and healthy food for the population. Thankfully the strategies to control pests have evolved over the years and continue to do so. New technologies…

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Integrated pest management programmes make sense

September 27, 2021

Society is constantly looking for ways to improve. This is also true in the agricultural sector. Contrary to widespread belief created by suspense movie dramas, industry, science, and farmers are constantly taking hands in the quest to improve agricultural practises and in finding reduced, better and safer use of available…

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