Bruce with some of his cattle© Karen Edwards
In South Africa we are sitting in a midsummer drought. While unpleasant, it has become almost normal, so much so farmers often refer to it as “that January drought”.  With temperatures hitting the mid  to upper 30C’s every day it doesn’t take long for the weaker areas to show up.  See also: 9 tips to combat farm theft during darker nights It is now no-till and cover cropping really starts to reveal their worth. Generally, where there is good organic matter, there […]