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Hydroponics

Have you ever heard of Hydroponics? It’s been gaining popularity recently, but it’s far from a ‘new’ technique of cultivation, where crops are grown in just water. No soil, no pots, no other substrates involved. Many ancient civilizations have utilized it throughout history, so it’s hardly a new technique.

Environmental/Water Crisis/Water Recycling

A Crisis Far Bigger than Eskom

by Acqua Dall ‘Aria  The National Water and Sanitation Master Plan is sombre reading.  Vast stretches of the Northern, Eastern and Western Cape are still experiencing severe drought conditions. The taps are drying up.  Eskom’s debt mountain – R419 billion and growing – is a significant threat to the country’s fiscal strength. Some would argue that it is the single…