Tag: Farm

April 29, 2019 Hansie Britz

                               Although guavas are found throughout the country, the growing regions are in the Western Cape and Mpumalanga. The “Fan Retief” cultivar, created in the Western Cape, currently accounts for 90% of the commercial plantings. Various Cultivars * Fan Retief – the fruit…

April 29, 2018 Hansie Britz

                                WHAT IS ORGANIC FARMING? Organic agriculture is a production system that sustains the health of soils, ecosystems and people. Organic agriculture combines tradition, innovation and science to benefit the shared environment and promote fair relationships and a good quality…

November 16, 2017 Hansie Britz

                Goat Farming in South Africa can be a very lucrative business if done right. Choose the right breeds of goats for your location and you could raise superior livestock. Goats are hardy animals and can survive under harsh environments. They have survived centuries of periodic drought’s and harsh…

December 4, 2016 Hansie Britz

Many opportunities to start a successful and profitable poultry business exist as long as you start in the right way. How do you start? It is very important to decide upfront which sector of the industry you want to serve.  The following options are available to suitable farmers:- Option 1: You can hatch and sell…