Western Cape

Apimondia focus: Best bottle of liquid gold

By Tisha Steyn Clayton and Roxy Sanders-Perrin’s Wildflower Honey won a special award for what judges believe could be the best honey in the world at two recent honey competitions, namely the Cape Honey Festival in Paarl and the Africa Apimondia Regional Conference in Durban. At Apimondia, Wildflower Honey[...]

By Specialist Writer|16th August 2023|Categories: Articles, Resource management|Tags: , , , |

Ian Cunningham: Agri Western Cape Santam Agriculture Young Farmer of the year

Ian Cunningham (37) a deciduous fruit and wine grape farmer of Elgin and Villiersdorp, was named Agri Western Cape Santam Agriculture Young Farmer of the year in Durbanville this week. Background Ian and wife Inge after he was announced as winner. (Source:Dewald Kirsten, Lucentlands) Ian grew up on a[...]

Organic waste generators – the Western Cape needs you to make a change!

At the end of 2022, the Organic Waste Landfill Ban in the Western Cape will kick in requiring a 50% reduction in organic waste going to landfill. The Organics Recycling Association of South Africa is actively marketing the new requirements with regards to the management of organic waste to[...]

Nog ‘n terugslag vir die Wes-Kaap

Eers die droogte, toe die waterkrisis en nou.....’n nuwe pes. Die Departement van Landbou het boere gewaarskudat die indringervrugtevlieg (Bactrocera invadens) by Grabouw in die Wes-Kaap opgemerk is. Hierdie pes kom al die pad uit Asiё. Op 31 Januarie 2018 is een manlike vlieg van die indringerinsek in die[...]

By Specialist Writer|21st February 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |
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