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Crop Pest diseases

The Influence of Plant Nutrition on Pests and Diseases

Ruth Vaughan, Technical Director, CropNuts There is increasing pressure on us to grow healthy flowers, fruit and vegetables with less and less chemical pesticides.  The export markets we supply to check pesticide residues in the produce and…
Smartphone farming

4 Ways The Smart Phone Is Changing Modern Agriculture

It doesn't matter what you do: Whether you are a Business exec, farmer, CEO, kange, student - we all use the smart phone to enhance our daily lives. It's really exciting to see farmers on the front line in adopting smart phone technologies…

Preventing Horticulture Soil Borne Diseases

By Ruth Vaughan In intensive horticulture soil borne diseases cause yield and quality loss, and if left unchecked can result in complete project failure, as we have seen happen many times. All soils, unless completely dead, have a large…