This week on African Farming, Bathabile Modutoane sits down with Dr. Kingstone Mashingaidze from the African Research Council (ARC) Grain Crops Institute. He discusses GMO technologies and how it is a solution to problems farmers face.
Every farmer needs someone to talk to, whether to get advice or simply to bounce ideas off. And it’s not only young farmers starting out that need someone to talk to from time to time. Most established, successful farmers turn to a trusted adviser for guidance when they’re unsure of a decision or just struggling with a particularly complex problem.
This week on African Farming, Bathabile Modutoane sits down with Regulatory Lead at Pioneer, Kulani Machaba to discuss the topic of emergence and germination. He explains the three factors that need to be considered in order for maize to grow successfully.
The month of May brings its own challenges and rewards as the winter cold draws closer. African Farming went to find out what some of our farmers are up to this autumn.