Healthy Soil Biology – Giving your trees knives and forks

Probably one of the best ways that a farmer can reduce plant stress, irrigation costs, and fertilizer use, whilst increasing yields is to look after the soil biology. When crops are grown in soil with optimal biology one can expect increased yield and crop health, and resistance to insects and diseases compared to crops grown […]

Why it matters to optimally de-husk nuts

Quality is increasingly becoming a determining factor to profitable macadamia farming and de-husking is a critical step that can significantly impact this and your bottom line. Once harvested, macadamia kernels start to absorb moisture from the husk, causing them to swell. The longer one waits to de-husk, the more likely the kernels are to suffer […]