NEWS

The MayFord Goosberry is back!

The MayFord Goosberry is back!

The fruit is named Cape Gooseberry because it was first cultivated in the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa but is in fact native to Peru, and thus...

All Seasons Evergreen®

All Seasons Evergreen®

All Seasons Evergreen® from MayFord is a medium textured, non-invasive grass that keeps its bright green colour throughout the year.  It grows best...

MAINTENANCE TIPS

Seed Lawn Establishment

Seed Lawn Establishment

Starting a new lawn from scratch may seem like a daunting task.  But planting lawn from seed is easier than it seems. Time your planting right...

Mowing

Mowing

Mowing refers to periodic removal of a portion of turfgrass shoot.  It is regarded as detrimental to the turfgrass.  This is because it causes root...

Irrigation

Irrigation

Irrigation is performed primarily to provide adequate supply of moisture for turfgrass growth.  Lawns are irrigated to wash in fertiliser, to...

Fertilising Your Lawn

Fertilising Your Lawn

Fertilizer is a key ingredient in growing and maintaining a green, healthy lawn. Proper fertilization practices produce a dense, medium- to...

RECIPES

Zuppa di Fagioli Verdura

Zuppa di Fagioli Verdura

2 tablespoons olive oil 2 MayFord “Texas Grano” onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 4 MayFord “Chantenay Karoo” carrots, chopped 4 sticks...

Mariana Gnocchi con Timo

Mariana Gnocchi con Timo

1 kg potatoes 1 egg yolk ¾ cups plain flour Handful fresh thyme, destalked ½ teaspoon salt For the sauce: 1 kg MayFord “Mariana” tomatoes 2 MayFord...

Melone Proscuitto di Parma Insalata

Melone Proscuitto di Parma Insalata

1 MayFord “Great Lakes” lettuce, washed and torn A handful of watercress, washed ½ MayFord “Majestic” sweet melon, peeled and chopped 1 MayFord...

Green juice

Green juice

1 cup chopped Kale Chou Moullier 1 cup chopped Spinach Monstrous Viroflay 10 cm washed Cucumber Sweet Crunch 1 half cup flat leaf Parsley 1 half...

Amber juice

Amber juice

1 cup chopped Carrots Kuroda or Little Finger 1 half yellow pepper 1 cup chopped Yellow Beet Touchstone Gold 1 cup chopped Butternut Barbara 1...

Red juice

Red juice

1 cup chopped Red Beetroot Crimson Globe 1 cup chopped Tomatoes Bite Size 1 cup chopped Eggplant Black Beauty 1 half Red Pepper California Wonder 1...

ARTICLES

NATURE’S BEST…PLANT SUCCESSION

NATURE’S BEST…PLANT SUCCESSION

Ecological succession is defined as series of changes in the ecosystem where one community replaces another community as result of...

Umlilo! Fire!

Umlilo! Fire!

Whether damaged through a bush fire or bovine overgrazing, the veld supporting southern Africa’s game farms and reserves can be assisted to return...