soil analysis

Anne Muturi Success Story: How Soil Analysis Helped Me Farm With Information

Ann has seen the benefits of soil analysis, key among them being saving fertilizer costs and preventing disease. Ann has won many hats in the past from being a student of math and chemistry at university level, an IT professional and an NGO…
Seed maize

THINK AGRONOMY: Improving Pollination In Seed Maize

By David Jones, Broad Acre Agronomist, Msc. Agriculture Maximizing yield in commercial maize is tricky enough, but for seed maize there is the added complication of ensuring the female plants are adequately fertilised by the weak and variable…

12 Tips On Building Healthy Soil In Greenhouses

By Ruth Vaughan, CropNuts Technical Director, Msc. Applied Science When you grow plants out in the open field, your soil has time to rest and regenerate. Not so in the greenhouse, where the climate is much hotter and the soil and plants are…