• Winnie Ndlovu grew up around forestry, but she was discouraged from pursuing a career in the industry. Today she owns a successful timber harvesting company…

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  • A recent study finds that restoration of fynbos is possible in areas where pines used to grow for up to 30 years, because there are still enough native fynbos seeds left in the soil….

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