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Efficient CRV bulls with high components and fewer problems

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes The CRV index run of April 2021 confirms that consistent breeding for...

Geslagsbepaling by vee met behulp van gesekste semen

Die gebruik van konvensionele semen vir kunsmatige inseminasie (KI) lei gewoonlik tot ’n nageslag met ’n 50% kans om óf manlik óf vroulik gebore...

Triplet model creates new possibilities

Deon and Tina van Wyk’s dream of breeding a sheep ewe that regularly produces triplets throughout her productive life is delivering results....

Wean without stress and increase productivity

Stress undoubtedly has a detrimental effect on livestock productivity. One of the most stressful times in a cow/calf production system is weaning. The challenge...

Pregnancy diagnosis in cattle: The benefits of scanning

It is every producer’s dream to get as close as possible to the 100% calving percentage each year. Accomplishing this goal requires...

The ins and outs of on-farm lambing pens

There are two prominent schools of thought in sheep farming: One is in favour of the use of lambing pens and the...