Archive Monthly Archives: Jul 2019

Propagating Plants: Which Methods Should You Use?

You have decided which plants your nursery is going to produce. Now it is time to determine how you are going to achieve this. Plant propagation techniques range from simple to complex methods, each with their own advantages and drawbacks.  This post discusses the various methods at your disposal. Depending on the plants you will produce, […]

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Writing a production plan for Moringa

Why Moringa? Moringa oleafera is often referred to as the “miracle tree”. This refers to the nutritional content of 21 amino acids, proteins and natural antibiotics in the leaves and seed, as well as all the other potential uses of the tree. This reference is sometimes misplaced and the tree is seen as a vehicle to […]

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Cannabis: What South Africans Should be Doing

Getting in on the Cannabis CrazeSouth Africans have digested the news about the decriminalization of personal cannabis use. Now what? The information overload we experience on a daily basis has left many potential cannabis growers feeling overwhelmed and under prepared.  Luckily, you have arrived at the right place. Agriculture Academy has done all of the hard […]

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Which Suits You Best? A Comparison of 3 Types of Nurseries

All it takes is a quick gaze into any landscape to appreciate the variety of plants on display. Chances are that a blend of grasses, trees, shrubs and annuals have been thoughtfully incorporated into a pleasing design scheme. Considering the various plants placed in countless landscapes, it is understandable why nurseries have their business plans […]

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Why Would You Start Your Own Nursery?

A daunting, yet exciting, endeavourHow many people can say they have complete satisfaction? Not only  in terms of their professions, but their lifestyles too?Are you investing most of your energy in a job that leans more towards nightmare than dream? Are you struggling to save for your future whilst making ends meet from month to […]

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