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Zimbabwe’s beef industry stampedes back to life

This article was originally published by African Renewal on www.un.org. Click here to read the original article. Zimbabwe’s beef industry,...

Make calf health a priority during winter

The approach of winter means it is time to wean calves. Weaning, associated with significant stress for calves and their dams, can have a...

Community participation in a diverse farm business

At first sight, Stefan and Francisca Gerber seem like an ordinary couple farming Merino and Dohne Merino sheep, Limousin cattle and wine grapes near...

High density grazing can improve rangelands

Rangelands that produce edible grasses optimally and sustainably, are key to livestock farmers’ success. Correctly applied high density grazing makes it possible to reach...

#VideoVet: Identify redwater in cattle

Bovine redwater, or Bovine babesiosis, is an often fatal tickborne disease in cattle. Bovine babesiosis is caused by a small protozoa in the red...

Auction and red meat price trends

With parts of the Western Cape having received rain and dam levels slowly but surely rising, the drought almost seems to be something of...

Rounding off in the feedlot

In light of the current low maize price, more and more livestock farmers are considering the prospect of rounding off animals for the market...