2015 National Teaching Excellence Award winner Professor Michael Savage has won another award for his AIM system.

The Agrometeorology Instrumentation Mast (AIM) system has been awarded the award for the best paper published in South African Journal of Plant and Soil 2014. The award is by the Board of the South African Society of Crop Production and was presented at the national 2016 Combined Congress of the Societies of Crop Science, Horticulture, Soil Science and Weed Science in Bloemfontein.

The award was for the paper:
Savage, M.J., M.G. Abraha, N.C. Moyo, E.S.N. Babikir, 2014. Web-based teaching, learning and research using accessible real-time data obtained from field-based agrometeorological measurement systems. S. Afr. J. Plant Soil 3: 13–23.