| Service on boards and committees
WP de Clercq: Water Research Commission (WRC) steering committee for K5/1692 - A comprehensive investigation of Kuils-Eerste River catchments’ water pollution and development of a catchment sustainability plan.
MV Fey: National Research Foundation assessment panel for Earth Sciences; Winetech soil science committee; Water Research Commission (reference groups).
Dr J E Hoffman: Soil Science Society of South Africa (SSSSA), elected president from 2007; member of the South African National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (SANCID); member of the International Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID) working group on technology transfer; member of: the peer review group of the Deciduous Fruit Producers’ Trust; evaluation panel for SACNASP (Soil Science); member of technical working group of Winetech assessing research projects; member of four steering committees of the WRC.
Dr JE Hoffman chairs the evaluation committee for Agricultural Science projects at the annual regional Boland Eskom Expo for Young Scientists.