What is it that makes a top farmer? Find the criteria used to judge the nominations in the National Cattle Farmer and National Sheep Farmer of the Year competition below:
- Utilisation of resources
- Fodder flow planning
- Pasture management
- Breeding and selection standards
- Marketing and value addition
- Herd production
- Physical appearance of animals
- Labour management
- Participation in organised agriculture
If you know a top farmer who runs his or her livestock enterprise in a manner that distinguishes them from the pack, then now is the time to submit a nomination.
We are looking for cattle and sheep farmers who excel in terms of their management practices – from nutrition and health, right through to record-keeping and veld management. Join the ranks of some of South Africa’s most respected livestock farmers by nominating a farmer now.
Nomination forms available here:
Entries close 30 August 2019. Send your completed nomination form to: Shelley.Cornish@tongaat.com. All entry information available on the forms.