Vegetable Guidelines

Challenges, the optimist’s opportunity

With ominous minimum wage increases looming on the not so distant horizon there is a refreshed urgency to invest in labour saving devices and mechanisms. In vegetable production, appropriate soil conditioning and preparations, sowing/transplanting, irrigation, crop care and maintenance, weeding, harvesting and post-harvest handling, packaging and delivery are all critical actions that need to carried out timeously and with precision to produce a product that is marketed effortlessly or even better, that markets itself.