Greg Miles – Digital farmer

Setting up a Facebook account

Facebook can be daunting for those farmers who say they were born BC (before computers). However, it’s an excellent way to share ideas with other farmers and stay in contact with family members.

A new app for sharing files over cellphone networks

Sending or sharing files over the Internet or cellphone networks can be a tedious affair, especially with a poor rural network connection.

The DJI Phantom 3 Pro – stock thieves beware!

I recently took my DJI Phantom 3 Pro drone to a farmer’s day in Komga to demonstrate its capabilities.

More & more farmers are using drones

As I’ve noted before, drones are growing in popularity amongst farmers.

Conquer the heights with the Agribot

Not all farms consist solely of flat land filled with maize. Many have hillsides that are difficult to keep free of toxic weeds or impossible to access by vehicle.

Can’t peform your own repairs? Think again

’n Boer maak ’n plan. And this site makes it even easier to do so,

The world’s first open online dairy course

Sign on and learn all you need to know at your own pace.

A great online place to shop

With free shipping on many items, Aliexpress helps you to beat the weak rand.

Use your phone as an interpreter

Most of us struggle with foreign languages while abroad. Here is the answer.

A birding app with conservation benefits

BirdLasser makes it easy to record your bird sightings with a central database, says Greg Miles.

Keep your children safe online

This app boasts a wide range of features that help you to protect your kids.

Bluetooth power tools

Keep track of your tools and recharge batteries with this highly useful app.


Agriculture sheds 66 000 jobs in the second quarter

The positive growth trend in agricultural GDP so far this year, has failed to translate into an increase in employment in the sector.

Growing Chinese cabbage

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