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A look at US livestock auctions

Day after day, livestock auctions in the United States (US) provide a reliable, secure way for producers to sell their livestock. Annually, approximately 31...

Enjoy a few moments from Bathurst Agricultural Show 2018

The annual Bathurst Agricultural Show enjoyed a huge turnout of visitors from Friday, 6 April, to Sunday, 8 April. As usual, the village burst...

E. coli spread linked to water troughs

According to new a new study from US researchers published in the journal PLOS One, Water troughs on farms are a conduit for the...

FMD spreads further in Zim

Stakeholders in the livestock sector met in early February to review the outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in Mashonaland East and West provinces. The...

Read the new edition of The Red Breed

It is once again time for another edition of Bonsmara: The Red Breed, which is published in March and August. The march edition is...

FMD breaks out in Zimbabwe

Three cases of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) found in cattle were reported in Zimbabwe early in 2018. According to a report by the World Organisation...

France stops compulsory bluetongue vaccination

France stops compulsory bluetongue vaccination and is now designated as a regulated zone for bluetongue 4 and 8. This means that transport of livestock...

Zimbabwe: Meat output declines

During the third quarter of 2017, Zimbabwe experienced a decrease in meat production. Official figures from the Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development...

Bluetongue virus hits France

French authorities have reported a case of bluetongue BTV-4 in a bovine in the Haute Savoie region. The origin of the disease is not...

New SA Stud Book exco elected

Freddie Wasserfall was re-elected as president of SA Stud Book at the association’s Annual General Meeting, held on 2 November 2017 in Bloemfontein. Wasserfall...