TWEET for BOS ice tea

TWEET for BOS ice tea

BOS Ice Tea has launched the world’s first Twitter-activated sampling machine at Wembley Square, Cape Town, on Friday 15 June 2012. BEV, the whirling, bleeping, buzzing BOS Ice Tea-vending robot, made her debut appearance at the 2012 Design Indaba, where she spent her time refreshing and amusing delegates and the public. Originally triggered using tokens […]

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Clearing alien bush for rooibos

Clearing alien bush for rooibos

The clearing of invasive alien vegetation within the greater rooibos production region is critical for water catchment preservation and regional biodiversity. The following article appeared yesterday in THE NEW AGE newspaper. Its great to see the SA Rooibos Council and Western Cape Dept of Agriculture backing alien clearing initiaves. THE NEW AGE, 20 Jun 2012 […]

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Its raining again

Its raining again

From August 2010 until mid-June 2012, the greater Rooibos growing region received very little precipitation. At Klipopmekaar, we received about 40mm of rain during the period. Its been a long dry summer … the rooibos and veld have been enduring below average moisture for the period. On 7th & 8th June 2012 we received 56mm […]

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