Tag : Stellenbosch University

Agriculture

Proteas turn blotchy when they have sugar cravings in the mornings

Engela Duvenage
Seven. That’s how many times Nicole Windell redid her experiments after first realising that proteas suffer from the floral equivalent of low blood sugar in...
Biology & Evolution Human & Social

Insect conservationist sets his sights on happiness

Engela Duvenage
Insect conservationist Prof. Michael Samways is known for his conservation endeavours across the agricultural mosaic, for how he has helped to restore Seychelles island ecosystems...
Agriculture Chemistry

Doctorate in beer leads to first brewery in the Cederberg

Engela Duvenage
For Dr Melanie Nieuwoudt her doctoral studies on beer brewing are much more than just an academic matter. She will be putting the knowledge she...