Gardening

The Carbon Effect

The link between soil health, carbon and healthy plants We’ve always stressed how important soil health is to plant health, but our friends at Madumbi are the experts so we asked them to give us a more in-depth understanding of this fascinating subject. Fact: The nutrient content of a plant’s tissues is directly related to […]

Gardening, Grow Your Own

Putting Soil First

A potato farmer from Harrismith is changing the way we look at soil. Potatoes – just add butter and you have the perfect side dish, whether they are boiled, mashed or fried. We all eat potatoes, and in most households no meal is complete without this starchy tuberous crop. But, and here’s cause for concern, […]