Agriculture

Groen goud uit die omgewing

6 months ago - 27 April 2017 | Agriculture

Mariana BaltSowat 120 km noordoos van Okahandja, in die Hochfeld-omgewing op die plaas Hartebeestteich-Süd, staan boordevol bome wat op die oog af glad nie beïndruk nie.Slegs verbygangers wat weet dat hierdie bome se vruggies...

Youth organise cactus clean up in Windhoek

7 months ago - 06 April 2017 | Agriculture

Rosalia Joseph, a Southern African Science Service Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) intern at the National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI), recently organise that a few young people to do a cactus...

Farmers vs GM

7 months ago - 23 March 2017 | Agriculture

The Namibia Scientific Society presents a talk on “Farmers’ rights vis-a vis genetically modified seeds in the context of Africa” by Elize Shakalela tonight at 19:30.Pertinent to farmers is their ability to save, exchange, sell...

Zeranol found at Okapuka feedlot

1 year - 27 October 2016 | Agriculture

Traces of Zeranol were again detected in samples of cattle urine and feed tested at the Okapuka Feedlot, Chief Veterinary Officer Milton Maseke said earlier this week.Zeranol is used as an anabolic agent in veterinary...