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Bovine brucellosis, or Brucella abortus, is a bacterial disease that affects a cow’s reproductive system, causing it to abort. It will also affect the...

Wildboere moet hul veld oppas om water te bewaar

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Lesotho wool, mohair trade at a crossroads

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The dairy industry has been at the forefront of farming enterprises for quite some time where technological development is concerned. As technology develops, other...

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Om vroeg in die oggend in jou skaapkraal te kom en ’n paar skape wat die vorige dag nog gesond gelyk het, dood aan...

How competitive is the SA soya bean industry?

From 1 March 2019 producers will be charged a statutory levy of R65 for every ton of soya beans sold. This statutory levy was...

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Die Bonsmara-bedryf hou vanjaar groot makietie. Saam met die feit dat die genootskap sy 55ste verjaarsdag vier, word daar ook uitgesien na die Rooi...

Conservation agriculture: Much more than no-till

“Truly understanding the principle of conservation agriculture was a lightbulb moment for me. It has shed light on the way forward, and each day...
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