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Worms that work make organic waste management accessible to all homes

After worms had to give way to a new road at the Fresh Mark distribution centre in Brackenfell, a subsidiary of the Shoprite Checkers group, the management generously decided to hand over their earthworm project to the Department of Agriculture at Elsenburg for training purposes. Mr Johan Marx of Cence, a community development organisation, played…

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Cence: addressing the need for food security

Calling the over one billion hungry people in the world “our tragic achievement in these modern days”, FAO Director-General, Jacques Diouf, stressed the need to produce food where the poor and hun- gry live and to boost agricultural investment in these regions – World Summit on Food Security, Rome, 16 – 18 November 2009. (…

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