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Satellites warn African farmers of pest parasitic diseases

Prof Charlotte Watts, chief scientific adviser for the UK’s Department for International Development, which funds the plant doctor scheme, says a new initiative with CABI and the UK Space Agency (UKSA) will use the network to prevent, rather than just reduce infestations. When speaking to the newsmen, she expressed that the idea is to use […]

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The white South African farmers who forced a black labourer into a coffin have been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison each

The two white South African farmers who forced a black labourer into a coffin last year, have been sentenced to periods of 11 and 14 years in prison respectively. The offenders, Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Martins Jackson assaulted the black boy named Victor Rethabile Mlotshwa, before putting him in a coffin. They also took a video and […]

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