Environment

Hottest Summer in 30 Years

Information from Lefpa newsletter, All Fired Up. According to the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) regarding the summer we are currently sweating through, this year this is the warmest summer in 30 years. According to an article in Landbou, the summer of 2018 / 2019 has given us more heat wave days and higher average temperatures […]

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The “R’s”… Richard’s way

Richard Quinnell Daily more and more people are realising that to maintain a sustainable Mother Earth for future generations, our children and grandchildren, recycling of paper, plastics , metals, biodegradables (garden waste and kitchen scraps), i.e. all items and products for which we have no further use is an important part of our daily family […]

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World Leprosy Day 2019

Michele du Plessis World Leprosy Day takes place on the last Sunday in January, thus January 27th in 2019. Leprosy is not just a Biblical illness and it is not extinct, but alive and kicking all over the world. More than 210 000 new cases are reported each year and it is believed that there […]

Environment

Industrial Park: communication non- existent

Michele du Plessis Laduma Tapp Planning Consultancy has been appointed by the Department of Economic Development and Tourism (Mpumalanga Province) to develop a Forestry Industrial Park within the Thaba Chweu Local Municipality in the town of Sabie. The project leader is Fred Mathey from Laduma Tapp. The purpose of this application is to obtain the […]