Surviving the winter. What are the challenges?

  • 09 May 2019
  • 364

Although much has been written about the subject of how to survive the winter, it remains a huge challenge for every producer, the reasons being that feed is probably the largest cost component for the cattle farmer and the fact that no two winter periods are ever the same.


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National minimum wage increase

  • 20 February 2020
  • 14

Agri SA takes note of the increase of 3.8% to the national minimum wage which will come into effect on 1 March 2020.

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Agricultural sector’s answer to power supply

  • 19 February 2020
  • 27

Agri SA welcomes the attention President Cyril Ramaphosa gave to the Eskom crisis in his state of the nation address.

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Senwes Equipment Awards Ceremony

  • 14 February 2020
  • 182

Senwes Equipment honoured their top performing team members at a function held on 7 February 2020 at The Barn at Senwes Head Office.

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Deep fried pap balls with a cheese filling

  • 14 February 2020
  • 165

Having a braai this weekend? Pair your meat and sauce with these delicious deep fried pap balls.

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Agbiz responds to the 2020 SONA by President Cyril Ramaphosa

  • 14 February 2020
  • 129

Agbiz welcomes the greater realism articulated in the State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President Cyril Ramaphosa, and especially welcomes the emphasis on inclusive economic growth to address key challenges facing South Africa.

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Die rol van dekgewasse in grondgesondheid

Dekgewasse word deesdae onvoorwaardelik saam met woorde soos grondopbou, grondgesondheid, volhoubare landbou asook grondherlewing of bewaringslandbou genoem. Dekgewasse vorm dus die kern of die belangrikste aspek in enige van hierdie ideologiese benaderings.

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Is kuilvoerentstowwe ’n belegging?

Wanneer dit by die produksie van hoë gehalte voer kom, kan die resultate geraak word deur enigiets van die weer tot tydsberekening, hantering en stoormetodes.

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Biosekuriteit by lewende hawe tentoonstellings

  • 07 February 2020
  • 227

Gesamentlike persverklaring van Elmarie Prinsloo, CEO van die Bloemskou, Terry Strachen, CEO van die Royal Show (Pietermaritzburg), Albert Loubser, organiseerder van Nampo-ALFA (Bothaville), Johan Ehlers CEO van Agri Expo wat die Livestock ekspo aanbied (Stellenbosch) en Toit Wessels, hoofbestuurder Nampo Oesdag (Bothaville) en ook verteenwoordigend van Nampo Kaap (Bredasdorp).

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Dataplatforms herdefinieer boerdery in SA

  • 31 January 2020
  • 186

Landbou-ondernemings sluit by Suid-Afrikaanse dataplatforms aan wat boerdery wil omvorm. John Deere het ’n platform ontwikkel waarmee derdepartyverskaffers van landboudienste, produsente met besluitneming help deur hul boerderydata te gebruik.

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Eksterne temperatuur se effek op ’n geweer se groepering

  • 31 January 2020
  • 195

Verskeie faktore het ’n effek op die groeperings wat jy met jou geweer kan skiet. In vorige artikels het ons gesien dat ammunisie se spoed en patroonlengte nie noodwendig ’n groepering tot gevolg sal hê nie. In hierdie uitgawe ondersoek ons die effek van eksterne temperatuur op ’n geweer se groepering.

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