Organic farming in South Africa involves producing food crops and livestock in harmony with nature. Seen in the light of water shortages and deterioration of soil quality in South Africa, it becomes vitally important to preserve our natural resources.
This means using water-wise crops, improving soil quality, the economic use of water as well as ensuring the humane management of animals.
South Africa Online ® aims to help farmers to operate in a more sustainable way by providing easy-to-read content on organic farming in South Africa.
These ‘how-to’ guides are translated in all 11 official South African languages in the hope to empower old and young to grow food and rear animals in a way less harmful to nature.