The Flying Swans supporting emerging citrus farmers in Tzaneen

The Flying Swans are a Dutch initiative to help Dutch corporations succeed in developing markets in Africa. Recently I was commissioned by the The Flying Swans to capture their initiative to support emerging citrus farmers in the Tzaneen area. Their support focuses on emerging farmers meeting the quality criteria for export markets and finding solutions… Read More

Flitswick Ranch Accommodation and farmlife

I have discovered a beauty! Flitwick Ranch is nestled deep in the Swartberg Hills. It’s an operating farm with the most spectacular farm accommodation too. I spent the day here mostly photographing the farm operations like the livestock being herded and the Polo Trainers starting up the polo horses pre-season exercise plan! This is definitely… Read More

Ellepot South Africa Gallery: CPS Nursery growing Ellepot Seedlings

CPS embracing Ellepot technology! ***These images are licensed to Ellepot South Africa*** Lianne provides agricultural and documentary imagery for websites, advertising, training manuals, webinars and imagery for editorial purposes.  If you would like to know more about Lianne’s services, please contact Lianne here with your enquiry or request.

Ellepot South Africa: Sappi planting Ellepot Seedlings

Recently Sappi has embraced the Ellepot technology and has started growing and planting biodegradable Ellepot seedlings. I took these photos for Ellepot South Africa. This gallery includes Sappi’s planting shed with their new Ellepot machine, their tunnels and their forestry planting operations. Take a look at this impressive operation! ***These images are licensed to Ellepot… Read More

Harvesting maize by hand

I was here over a year ago when this project was right at its beginning stages. It’s been really good to revisit this Harry Gwala Agri community project in Donnybrook and see the progress they have made! Right now they are in the process of harvesting their first crop of maize, and all by hand!… Read More

Gallery: Zunckel Soybean harvest in Bergville for Pannar Seed

These images are licenced to Pannar Seed Lianne provides agricultural and documentary imagery for websites, advertising, training manuals, webinars and imagery for editorial purposes.  If you would like to know more about Lianne’s services, please contact Lianne here with your enquiry or request.

Gallery: Dairy Day day at Loch Buighe and Craigieburn

This is a nervous of smile! I have learned that standing here behind these cows can be quite a risky affair! Veterinary day at Loch Buighe Dairy Speed dating for dairy cows! Lianne provides agricultural and documentary imagery for websites, advertising, training manuals, webinars and imagery for editorial purposes.  If you would like to know… Read More

Maize harvest in Ixopo

The 2020 maize season is coming to an end! Here are a few images that I took of my brother’s maize crop being harvested in Ixopo by Ashleigh Farm Contracting and services. Lianne provides agricultural and documentary imagery for websites, advertising, training manuals, webinars and imagery for editorial purposes.  If you would like to know… Read More

Ellepot root stock for Hayter’s Forestry planting operations in Ixopo

I’ll be doing a series of shoots for Ellepot in the coming months. I kicked off the series with the Hayter’s/Ixopo contracting planting operations. Sutherland Seedlings supplied them with Ellepot Eucalyptus root stock. It was a perfect day for planting; wet, misty and rainy! Ellepot is a propagation system with patented machines, customized trays and… Read More

Dairy photography; Pastures and silage

I have finally been able to complete the second part of the Moberly’s farm photography shoot of their Dairy as well as take some lifestyle pictures of the family and garden. There was meant to be a wedding here a month ago, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic all plans have changed! All the aloes… Read More

Forestry operations; Burning firebreaks

Documentary photography of Craig Macfarlane and the Hayter’s team in Ixopo burning fire breaks.   Lianne provides agricultural imagery for websites, advertising, training manuals, webinars and imagery for editorial purposes.  If you would like to know more about Lianne’s packages and rates, contact Lianne here with your enquiry or request.

The maize harvest; it’s a family affair

Thanks to the Lister family for being my Pannar models! I wanted to capture a mix of natural and posed images of the family during their maize harvest, in particular the kids being true farm kids; barefoot and free, clambering up the dusty combine harvester and with ‘mother and father’ in the back ground! These… Read More