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Hartwater kos die veebedryf miljoene

Hartwater kos die veebedryf jaarliks miljoene rande aan voorkoming en behandeling. Diere vrek akuut aan die siekte en die voorkoms daarvan keer dat diere...

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...

Bou ’n doeltreffende melkstal

Die spreekwoord “goedkoop koop is duur koop” is een van die waarhede waarmee nuwe melkboere dikwels gekonfronteer word. Om ’n ondeurdagte melkstal te bou,...

The dairy industry and its food safety challenges

Just like any other perishable food industry, the South African dairy industry today faces many challenges in the food safety discipline, whether upstream or...

Die ekonomiese implikasies van wolskeerfrekwensies

Wanneer ’n produsent besluit om die skeerpatroon van sy wolskape te verander, kan dit ’n rits ekonomiese en ander implikasies inhou. Daarom moet die...

Wees versigtig vir blougroen-alg vergiftiging

Algvergiftiging is vir baie boere onbekend, maar kan tot skielike vrektes in vee lei. Die giftige blougroen-alg (Microcystis aeruginosa) kom in baie damme en...

The how and why of crop estimates

Each month the agricultural sector awaits the revised forecast estimates to keep updated with production figures as the season progresses. But why are these...

Frame size affects profitability/ Raamgrootte beïnvloed winsgewendheid.

Ideal frame size and profitability remains a contentious subject among cattle farmers. While one farmer wants to incorporate smaller-framed animals in his herd because...

Provision of suitable alternative post-eviction housing

A frequently asked question that causes enormous delays in the eviction process, is who is responsible for providing suitable alternative housing to the occupier...

Regsverteenwoordiging by verblyfdispute

In 'n reeks artikels wat deur die loop van 2016 in Veeplaas gepubliseer is, skryf Hans-Jurie Moolman van Moolman & Pienaar Ingelyf oor 'n...