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Report locusts early to prevent major losses, farmers warned

While the swarms of brown locusts plaguing the Karoo may seem bad, crop and pest control experts say they will only get worse if the swarms are not controlled and monitored ...

Addo Elephant National Park conservation manager and “rhino whisperer” Cathy Dreyer has been ...

For three months, Jannie Louw watched over the crops that would have fed his 15 stud merino ...

'Black Our Stories' rocks the ramp to help student designers

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  Fashion fused with film, art, music, dance, poetry, body-art, photography and sculpture to present the innovative ...

An inspirational imprint in black and white

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Designer Xolela Madlanga shared the stories behind her black and white prints, saying each one was inspired by an ...

Long lockdown takes its toll on children

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More than a year of living under lockdown has had an adverse effect on children and young teens who are experiencing ...

Cynical ploys expose service failures

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When President Cyril Ramaphosa visited the Eastern Cape this week, we were treated to a precursor of what we will see ...

The real reason dolphins and whales have big brains

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We have all heard the mantra that dolphins and whales (cetaceans) are highly intelligent animals. Some claim they’re ...

Read fine print and don’t commit to deals based mostly on verbal promises

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You may remember my many reports on those companies trading as “looking for a loan” type names; luring people into ...

Cape cooking queen Fatima Sydow dishes up sugar and spice in new book

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Cape Malay cooking queen Fatima Sydow made her first 100-litre pot of curry with her mother at the age of 16 and has ...

Swimmers achieve Paralympic qualification times

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Swanepoel picked up two gold medals in the pool on day two of the SA Invitational Aquatics Championships in the 100m ...

Customers fetching their vehicles end up at Bay coffin-maker

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Many victims who do not quality for vehicle financing fork out thousands of rand to pay deposits in a “rent-to-own” car ...

Judges weigh in on virtual hearings

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An hour-long, first-of-its-kind hybrid panel discussion on the issue, hosted by the Hanns Seidel Foundation and the ...

MBDA ordered to activate meeting to adopt annual report

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The Mandela Bay Development Agency has been instructed to call an immediate board meeting to adopt the annual ...

Arlington track to go under the hammer

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Described as a “developer’s dream”, the 62ha property will be sold as part of a business rescue plan for SA’s largest ...

Drought takes toll on Addo’s wildlife

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The drought is causing considerable hardship in the Addo Elephant National Park — and with its dwindling water ...

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