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#WorldRabiesDay: Spreading the truth about rabies

This year’s 15th annual #WorldRabiesDay, which takes place on 28 September, will focus on eradicating the many fears and myths surrounding rabies...

It’s ready, set, go for expert task team on animal biosecurity

The ministerial task team on animal biosecurity is expected to convene soon in an effort to tackle relevant issues, with special emphasis...

African swine fever: A raging fire that must be extinguished

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes Top-rate biosecurity measures and the ongoing implementation thereof by large- and small-scale...

Foot-and-mouth disease restrictions in KZN are eased

The minister of agriculture, land reform and rural development, Thoko Didiza, has announced the reduction in the size of the disease management...

Why dip cattle if we see no ticks?

Estimated reading time: 1 minute We normally dip during spring and summer to reduce tick...

Ivermectin: Safe for animals and humans?

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes Ivermectin’s potential as an effective remedy against Covid-19 is currently being debated...

Acidosis can be managed

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes The saying goes that too much of a good thing is not...

Crop residues: Popular crops and managing them

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes Once harvesting in the summer planting areas has been completed, it is...

Sheep scab: Get the big itch under control

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes Sheep scab in small stock can lead to considerable damage if not...

RSG Landbou: 2 Junie 2021– geborg deur MSD

Verlede week het RSG Landbou met Petrus Viljoen van die Agriland Groep oor waterregte gesels. In Woensdag se aflewering van die program, luister ons...