’n Studie in Australië het bewys dat jong skape net so goeie groei toon op ’n hoë sorghum dieet as lammers op mielie- en lusern diëte.
Although livestock theft remains a crime that has detrimental economic, emotional and psychological effects on the agricultural community, the National Stock Theft Provision Forum (NSTPF) was pleased to find that the number of cases reported decreased in all provinces in South Africa for the period 2019/20 to 2020/21. The NSTPF is responsible for the yearly…
(Afrikaans) There are many reasons for sudden death in sheep, of which Pulpy Kidney is one of the most common.
Heat stress is a major source of production losses in cattle in the Northern Cape. Fluctuating cold and hot temperatures, thermal radiation, humidity and wind speed can cause stress and suboptimal performance and lower productivity in animals.
According to Agri Northern Cape president this is the first time in recent years that a brown locust outbreak covered such a vast area for this long.
With over 1 000 cattle breeds in the world today, and 30 suitable beef breeds registered in South Africa, farmers are spoilt for choice.
(Afrikaans) Cryptosporidiosis can be a costly disease that livestock producers need to be vigilant of.
Sewe Jaar. Dit is hoe lank boere in dele van die Noord-Kaap en Oos-Kaap al sukkel onder die wydverspreide droogte.