LITS SA reference published

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) published the terms of reference for the Livestock Identification and Traceability System South Africa committee. The...

Wool put to test during a 250-km desert race

As a researcher and scientist, dr Cobus Oosthuizen is passionate about proving advertisement claims wrong. He recently took on the wool industry to put...

Dairy farmers can make money without harming the environment

Reducing their impact on the environment does not mean that South African dairy farmers will suffer financially. They will still be able to maximise...

Read Stockfarm in January

Every farmer knows that without his people, he is nothing. And people, in this context, include employees. From your labourers to the farm manager...

RSG Landbou fokus op reproduksie

Verskeie onderhoude oor reproduksie in veeboerdery was vanjaar baie gewild op www.agriorbit.com. Luister nou weer na dié onderhoude. Voordele van vastetyd-KI In Januarie het dr...

RSG Landbou fokus op dieregesondheid

Dieregesondheid is ’n allesomvattende aspek van veeboerdery en in 2017 het RSG Landbou talle fasette hiervan op die lug bespreek. Virus- en ander siektes Dit is...

Top 12 major issues in agriculture

On 1 December the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) hosted the CEO Forum Meeting, to discuss each sector’s challenges and opportunities. John...

Veebedryf ondersteun bobbejaanskade-belangegroep

Die Nasionale Wolkwekersvereniging, die RPO en SAMGA het ooreengekom om lidmaatskap aan die bobbejaanskade-belangegroep (BDIG) te ondersteun, en die Predasiebestuursforum (PMF) sal ’n afgevaardigde...

Immunise in time for the rainy season

The rainy season is ahead of us and insect-borne diseases such as lumpy skin disease, bluetongue, three-day stiff sickness, Rift Valley fever, Wesselsbron disease...

Ontwikkelingsplan vir vleisbokke sien die lig

’n Konsep-ontwikkelingsplan vir vleisbokke in Suid-Afrika is gepubliseer met die doel om ’n holistiese ondersteuningsraamwerk vir ’n volhoubare bokvleissektor in die land te ontwikkel. Read...