Beef

Beef cows: meeting their nutritional needs

Beef farmers should take care to match the nutritional needs of a cow to her production cycle t...

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Horseshoe Tuli cattle thrive on Eastern Cape veld

Dave Cawthorn runs stud and commercial Tuli cattle on semi-sweet veld near Stutterheim in the E...

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Breeding Brahman cattle with superior genetics

Heinrich Bruwer's passion for superior Brahmans has led him to the best genetics in the world. ...

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Successful switch to beef stud breeding

A burgeoning warthog population indirectly benefited smallstock predators on James Faber’s fa...

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Dual-purpose Braunvieh for meat and dairy

Cois Harman believes that the Braunvieh breed is ideal for both beef and milk production....

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Boran’s rising popularity in the Eastern Cape

Boran farmer, Johannes van Rensburg, says that the commitment of individuals advances the breed...

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Afrikaner cattle breed: Origins and future role

The Afrikaner cattle breed is a genetic gold mine for beef production in SA, says Pierre Fouch...

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Starting afresh on a farm in Zambia

Keith Clubb, drawn by low land prices and the favourable climate, moved to Zambia in 1997. ...

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Brahman cattle raised without intervention

Successful Brahman cattle farmer, Neil Haines, says that nature is his greatest ally in farming...

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Wagyu Cattle: Producing Kobe beef at R1 500/kg

Brian Angus is the owner of the first and largest herd of Japanese Wagyu cattle in South Africa...

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Italian beef breed shines at Nampo

One of the highlights of the 2007 Nampo livestock section was the ­Romagnola, an Italian beef ...

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No fall armyworm impact on sugar industry, despite concerns

Despite reports by news agency Bloomberg that fall armyworm (FAW) may soon affect the sugar cane...