Photo Synergy – Yield Building with Brix-Fix™

Photo Synergy – Yield Building with Brix-Fix™

It is always exciting to discover formulas that prove to be greater than the sum of their parts. The individual components may all have their unique benefits, but when combined, something magical happens. »

Phosphate Facts – How to Stabilise P and Free Your Frozen Reserves (Part 2)

Phosphate Facts – How to Stabilise P and Free Your Frozen Reserves (Part 2)

I suggest to all growers that they invest a little more when soil testing, and check their total phosphorus levels. If you have a history of regular phosphate fertilising, this test will typically »

Phosphate Facts – How to Stabilise P and Free Your Frozen Reserves (Part 1)

Phosphate Facts – How to Stabilise P and Free Your Frozen Reserves (Part 1)

Imagine buying a new tractor and discovering six weeks later that it had lost 73% of its value. Contemplate your sense of loss, if weather extremes decimated 3/4 of your cash crop. »

Interview with a Master Agronomist – Stephan Timmermans Shares

Interview with a Master Agronomist – Stephan Timmermans Shares

I have recently decided to revive the interview format that proved so popular in my first book, Nutrition Rules!. I meet many passionate and gifted souls in my global travels, and these personal »

Turmeric – Potent Protection from the Truly Amazing Curcumin Cure-all

Turmeric – Potent Protection from the Truly Amazing Curcumin Cure-all

Turmeric has been widely prescribed in Ayurvedic medicine for over 4000 years. It has only been in recent years that intensive research has revealed the science behind the remarkable qualities of this ancient »

Nutri-Tech News: Paring Down The Plastic & Maximising Organic Yields through Better Nitrogen Management

Nutri-Tech News: Paring Down The Plastic & Maximising Organic Yields through Better Nitrogen Management

Paring Down the Plastic – New NTS Drum Recycling Initiative I have never felt comfortable with the plastic pollution associated with our liquid fertiliser drums. As my two farms have progressed and expanded, I »

Nutri-Tech News: New Videos, Podcasts & Video Blog

Nutri-Tech News: New Videos, Podcasts & Video Blog

One of the very special sojourns, during my extensive global travels, has been regular visits to the Drakensberg region of South Africa. Here, on one of the wonderful farms, nurtured by the Isted »

The Dawn of a New Era - Let’s Savour This Season

The Dawn of a New Era - Let’s Savour This Season

Wishing you Health, Happiness and Fulfillment. Another year has flown by, and I am sitting in an English airport about to begin the arduous journey home for Christmas. It has been a frantic, »

The Sad Story of Nitrogen... But There Can Be a Happy Ending (Part 2)

The Sad Story of Nitrogen... But There Can Be a Happy Ending (Part 2)

In the first part of this article, we discussed the nuances of nitrogen, the most misused of all minerals. In this installment, I will continue with our six strategies to master this important »

The Sad Story of Nitrogen... But There Can Be a Happy Ending (Part 1)

The Sad Story of Nitrogen... But There Can Be a Happy Ending (Part 1)

Nitrogen (chemical symbol N) is the most abundant mineral in the plant, it comprises the lion’s share of our atmosphere and it can be our largest investment when seeking to appease the »