Tag Archives: agricultre

NuWater: South Africa’s water solution

As the 30th driest country in the world, sadly thousands of South Africans die each year from water-related diseases. Although 90% of wastewater in developing countries is discharged into rivers and oceans – South Africa has been doing just the same. A source of typhoid, paratyphoid, bacillary dysentery, gastroenteritis and cholera, each day, municipalities and […]

Tired Soil 101: Managing soil salinity with soil flushing

Are you one of many farmers struggling with nutrient burn and a high pH? In its natural state, the soil is the earth’s kidneys. It is a complex mixture of organic minerals, materials, water, bacteria, amoebae, larvae and earthworms of which are essential to enhancing the nutrients that stimulate plant growth. Want to learn more […]

South Africa’s impending food crisis

South Africa is predicted to run out of freshwater by 2030, leaving millions vulnerable to thirst and food insecurity. Although the agricultural industry is already the highest user of water, consuming up to 60% of our global water supply – according to the WWF, South Africa will have to produce 50% more food by 2050 to feed an estimated […]

Beat The Drought, Increase Yield and Reduce Energy Costs

Did you know that South Africa’s agricultural sector uses nearly 79% of the total land area – but only 12% of that land is suitable for rain-fed crops? Being a farmer is one of the toughest jobs around. Farmers are up against drought, the competition of cheap imports, toxic chemicals, climate change, and pollution of our natural resources. But most […]

Smart Farming: Agri-Tech

Imagine using a map on your smartphone that shows where your tractors are operating, their fuel levels, and how much crop has been harvested? No need to imagine. It’s already here. The UN predicts that the world’s population will reach 9.7 billion by 2050, causing global agricultural production to rise by 69% between 2020 and 2050. To […]

A mobile plant was prepared in 2 days for delivery.

Delivered in 2 Days! Dairy farmers have faced significant challenges due to the persistent drought conditions. After loosing many heads of cattle due to poor quality saline drinking water an Eastern Cape farmer called NuWater to provide some much needed relief. A mobile plant was prepared in 2 days for delivery. So quick in fact […]