Duck runners

At 9.45 a.m. each day, more than 1,000 Indian Runner ducks are released for the first of two sorties at South Africa’s Vergenoegd vineyard in Stellenbosch.

Their mission: seek and destroy thousands of tiny white dune snails feasting on budding vines.

Hi, my name is Rachel. I am the chief editor's better half. I am a part-time pharmacist, full time mum of three kids. I love running, going to the gym and crafts.