Biofuels Studies

Identifying potential biofuel crops which are suited to South African climates, mapping optimal areas for the production of these crops and determining the water use and potential yields.

Agricultural Water Management and Irrigation

Understand the dynamics of in-field water management for smallholder irrigation schemes, and how this could be used to derive best management practices. Research into developing a framework to improve irrigation design and operating strategies in the South African Sugarcane industry