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Ramkopers het al dikwels ’n bloutjie geloop as hulle ’n baie mooi en goed vetgevoerde ram aanskaf, maar wat nie oor eienskappe soos aanpasbaarheid,...

Cassava an economically viable animal feed

Cassava, in its different forms, has been used as animal feed in many parts of the world. Cassava foliage (leaves and stem), peels and...

Wheat import tariff does not lead to a significant increase in...

Bread is an important staple food in South Africa and it plays an integral role in ensuring national food security. The price consumers pay...

Every silage analysis tells a story

Every so often a producer or his nutritionist has to analyse his silage. Part of the Santam Agriculture National Silage Competition, hosted by Stockfarm/Veeplaas,...

Kleinsbergskloof olyfboerdery: lesse uit ontwikkeling

Toe Hennie en Suna Volschenk in 2001 die plasie wat vandag as Kleinbergskloof bekend staan op die oewer van die Goukourivier net buite Stilbaai...

Hydroponic feed for intensive sheep production

Academics around the world tend to reject hydroponic feed production, as they content that the moisture content is extremely high and the nutritional value...

Die ABC van wolkarteling

Die karteling van wol speel al vir baie jare ’n belangrike rol by die seleksie van wolskape. In die verlede was dit ook ’n...

Bosluise en hulle streke: Draers van geniepsige maatjies

Teen dié tyd behoort ons al met bewondering na bosluise kyk, aangesien hulle so vernuftig aangepas is om jaar na jaar suksesvol hul verskyning...

Rebuilding female herds after the drought

Most livestock producers in the central and northern interior are emerging from a severe drought cycle that dragged on for approximately three to four...

Roofdiere en boere: Ken jou vyand

Min dinge maak ’n boer se gal so suur soos ’n skaap of bok wat langs die krip doodlê en waaraan een of ander...