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Beeshond: Die beesboer se beste vriend

“Kyk hoe hy ’n wilde trop beeste deur die gebergtes bring, waar geen perd sy voete kan vind nie. Hy hap na die leiers...

Agricultural education and training: The landscape, challenges and opportunities

Agricultural endeavours on the African continent is as old as the first domestication of animals and plants by humans. This measure of control over...

Roofdiere en boere: Ken jou vyand

Min dinge maak ’n boer se gal so suur soos ’n skaap of bok wat langs die krip doodlê en waaraan een of ander...

Listeria is jumping the system

The enigmatic listeria bacteria, which has killed more than 80 people since the beginning of 2017, has wormed its way into news headlines across...

In vitro-bevrugting help met die teel van bedreigde spesies

Die eerste suksesvolle aspirasie (onttrekking) van ’n oösiet van ’n witrenoster onder verdowing is in Julie 2017 gedoen. Dit was een van die eerste...

IVF a benefit to breeding of threatened species

In July 2017, we saw the first successful aspiration of an oocyte on a sedated white rhino. This is one of the first goals...

WC drought – When panic begins to set in, cool heads...

The current drought crisis facing the agricultural sector in the western parts of South Africa grows with each passing day. As the threat of...

Could sustainable livestock feed come from the ocean?

In a recent article by Poultry World, it is suggested that alternative protein sources could be derived from the sea. Fish caught only for livestock...

Financial planning for a great 2018

written by Eben Rautenbach, PSG wealth adviser Are you happy about the decisions you made in 2017? It is easy to judge yourself on your...

Dieregesondheidsforum en DAFF vergader

’n Oorsig van die verpligte gemeenskapsdiensjaar vir veeartse was een van die onderwerpe wat bespreek is tydens die laaste vergadering tussen verteenwoordigers van die...