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Stringent hygiene protocols can keep abscesses at bay

Sheep and goat abscesses are not only painful to the animals they affect, but can have a devastating effect on a producer’s...

Quintuplets for goat sets Eastern Cape record

This article was originally published by Times Live. Click here to read the original article. ‘Goat’, the acronym...

A hardy Savanna goat stud that can meet challenges head on

Tattie Scholtz breeds Savanna goats in the Griekwastad area and is chairperson of the Savanna Club of South Africa. When talking with him you...

Indigenous goats in the spotlight

Indigenous goats are enjoying their moment in the spotlight. On 7 February 2020 the Limpopo Indigenous Veld Goat (IVG) club and Bosvelder...

Martyrsford Angoras: The legacy lives on

Sean Hobson’s grandfather, Arthur Blake Hobson, once said about farming: “The way people judge you is by your integrity. Integrity is everything.” Lees dit in...

Goat meat excels, but supply remains limited

Due to its health value and excellent taste, goat meat has become more popular among consumers over the past few years, and goat farmers...

SA goat breeds suit the Zimbabwean landscape

Pathisani Ncube has a wholly indigenous flock of 15 goats that he rears on a 90ha farm in Inyathi, 70km north of Bulawayo. Kalahari...