It’s Macadamia Leaf Testing Time

It’s Macadamia Leaf Testing Time

Leaf tissue testing is an important diagnostic tool for picking up early signs of nutritional deficiencies and imbalances that may have serious negative effects on your crop yield or quality of production this »

The Iconic Four-Day Course Evolves – Announcing Major Changes

The Iconic Four-Day Course Evolves – Announcing Major Changes

The NTS Certificate In Nutrition Farming® is now 18 years old. Over ten thousand farmers and consultants have been trained on four continents since the very first course in 2000. Three courses are »

The Bastardisation of our Food – The Daily Bread Story

The Bastardisation of our Food – The Daily Bread Story

Sometimes, I shake my head in disbelief at the level to which we have messed with our food. We flounder in an ocean of degenerative disease, most of which we created, and most »

The Yacon Opportunity – A Gut-Boosting Superfood

The Yacon Opportunity – A Gut-Boosting Superfood

The term “superfood” has been grossly abused, however, when seeking a functional food with multiple health benefits, some worthy candidates still remain... Chia seed, for example, is deserving of the title, as are »

Informed Nutrition - Reclaiming Responsibility for Your Own Health (Pt 1)

Informed Nutrition - Reclaiming Responsibility for Your Own Health (Pt 1)

Key Longevity Tips In my travels around the world (over 30 countries each year), it is always interesting to observe the inherent wisdom to be found in traditional dietary practices. Hippocrates, the father »

Lessons Learned – Knowledge Sharing from Nutrition Farms (Part 1)

Lessons Learned – Knowledge Sharing from Nutrition Farms (Part 1)

In the past, I have just played around with farming. My research farms and small acreages have provided opportunities to test concepts and trial products, but that does not amount to real farming. »

Capturing Carbon - Supporting The Soil That Will Save Us

Capturing Carbon - Supporting The Soil That Will Save Us

I am driven to travel to dozens of countries each year, in the hope that I can make a positive difference in the global warming challenge. I am one of thousands who understand »

Ten Tips for a Problem-Free, Super Productive Home Garden (Part 4)

Ten Tips for a Problem-Free, Super Productive Home Garden (Part 4)

In this fourth segment of this series, we will discuss the sustenance and support of your soil life and the importance of always avoiding naked soil. 8) Supporting the Workforce If you can »

Ten Tips for a Problem-Free, Super Productive Home Garden (Part 3)

Ten Tips for a Problem-Free, Super Productive Home Garden (Part 3)

In this third instalment, we will focus upon the multiple reasons why organic matter really matters. We will explore exciting new composting options and we will consider the productive use of humic acid »

Ten Tips for a Problem-Free, Super Productive Home Garden (Part 2)

Ten Tips for a Problem-Free, Super Productive Home Garden (Part 2)

In the second part of this four-part feature, we will look at more strategies to maximise the nutrient density and production of your home grown food, while optimising your gardening fun. Newcomers are »