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...

Prepare your animals for the feedlot

Feedlotting is a popular topic at farmer’s days and other agricultural gatherings. The focus of these discussions is mainly the measures taken by a...

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...

Goeie krale bly ’n goeie belegging

Op enige veeplaas word die belangrikste werk in krale gedoen, en daarom is goed ingerigte krale die moeite werd. Om goeie hanteringsgeriewe te bou,...

Extensive research conducted on disease resistance

Every year animal diseases lead to millions of rand worth of production losses. Since control is becoming increasingly more expensive and challenging, scientists are...

The local wool industry: A major success story

By Koos du Pisanie The South African wool industry is in a privileged position and has ample opportunity for growth. Wool prices are doing remarkably...

Wees voorbereid op roofdier-aanvalle

Die afgelope somer was katastrofies vir die meeste veeboere met reën wat te laat of gladnie opgedaag het nie. Roofdiere het waarskynlik feesgevier met...