Voting Polls
I shoot for the pot and trophies. (24.51 %) I hunt for trophies only. (18.33 %) I shoot for the pot only. (15.84 %) I do not hunt. (23.32 %) I hunt to rid my land of vermin. (18.00 %) I shoot for the pot and trophies. (24.51 %) I hunt for trophies only. (18.33 %) I shoot for the pot only. (15.84 %) I do not hunt. (23.32 %)
For what reasons do you hunt?
I shoot for the pot only. (15.84%)
I shoot for the pot and trophies. (24.51%)
I hunt for trophies only. (18.33%)
I hunt to rid my land of vermin. (18%)
I do not hunt. (23.32%)
Watch dogs (32.99 %) Video surveillance cameras and electric fences (13.12 %) Nothing (8.59 %) Security guards (22.68 %) Neighbourhood watch (22.62 %) Watch dogs (32.99 %) Video surveillance cameras and electric fences (13.12 %) Nothing (8.59 %)
How do you protect your farm from crime-related incidents?
Video surveillance cameras and electric fences (13.12%)
Watch dogs (32.99%)
Neighbourhood watch (22.62%)
Security guards (22.68%)
Nothing (8.59%)
Yes, I find them quite informative (48.28 %) No, I usually can’t get internet connection (13.79 %) What is YouTube? (10.34 %) I prefer reading about farming  (27.59 %) Yes, I find them quite informative (48.28 %) What is YouTube? (10.34 %)
Do you watch farming related videos on YouTube?
Yes, I find them quite informative (48.28%)
No, I usually can’t get internet connection (13.79%)
I prefer reading about farming  (27.59%)
What is YouTube? (10.34%)
Yes, I suffered severe damages (47.85 %) Yes, petty crime (1.32 %) I did not go away on holiday. (1.91 %) No (48.92 %) Yes, I suffered severe damages (47.85 %) Yes, petty crime (1.32 %) I did not go away on holiday. (1.91 %) No (48.92 %)
Did any crime-related incidents occur on your farm while you were away on holiday?
Yes, petty crime (1.32%)
Yes, I suffered severe damages (47.85%)
No (48.92%)
I did not go away on holiday. (1.91%)
Yes, but I have alternative solutions like generators (41.30 %) Yes, severely (10.87 %) No, not at all (5.43 %) Yes, but it was manageable (42.39 %) Yes, but I have alternative solutions like generators (41.30 %) Yes, severely (10.87 %) No, not at all (5.43 %) Yes, but it was manageable (42.39 %)
Did the recent load shedding have an impact on activities on your farm?
Yes, severely (10.87%)
Yes, but I have alternative solutions like generators (41.3%)
Yes, but it was manageable (42.39%)
No, not at all (5.43%)
Yes, because of the trusted name. (61.39 %) No, I buy tractors based on affordability. (38.61 %) Yes, because of the trusted name. (61.39 %) No, I buy tractors based on affordability. (38.61 %)
Do you stick to the usual brand names when buying tractors?
Yes, because of the trusted name. (61.39%)
No, I buy tractors based on affordability. (38.61%)
Very important (60.13 %) Don't care (11.11 %) Not important (28.76 %) Very important (60.13 %) Don't care (11.11 %)
How important is tracing the origin of your food?
Very important (60.13%)
Not important (28.76%)
Don't care (11.11%)
In a positive way, through inspirational articles. (16.13 %) Agriculture? I hardly ever read anything about it. (22.58 %) Articles only focus on farm murders, farmers leaving the country, or strikes. (61.29 %) Articles only focus on farm murders, farmers leaving the country, or strikes. (61.29 %) In a positive way, through inspirational articles. (16.13 %) Agriculture? I hardly ever read anything about it. (22.58 %) Articles only focus on farm murders, farmers leaving the country, or strikes. (61.29 %)
How does South African media portray agriculture?
In a positive way, through inspirational articles. (16.13%)
Articles only focus on farm murders, farmers leaving the country, or strikes. (61.29%)
Agriculture? I hardly ever read anything about it. (22.58%)
A move in the right direction for agriculture (19.70 %) I don't know what it entails  (28.03 %) Too little too late (52.27 %) A move in the right direction for agriculture (19.70 %) I don't know what it entails  (28.03 %) Too little too late (52.27 %)
AgriSA's land reform proposal is
A move in the right direction for agriculture (19.7%)
Too little too late (52.27%)
I don't know what it entails  (28.03%)
Yes, with the help of the police. (51.84 %) No, farm murders and violence have increased drastically. (48.16 %) Yes, with the help of the police. (51.84 %) No, farm murders and violence have increased drastically. (48.16 %)
Do you agree that farm murders have decreased in the last four years?
Yes, with the help of the police. (51.84%)
No, farm murders and violence have increased drastically. (48.16%)
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This week's poll
For what reasons do you hunt?
I shoot for the pot only.
I shoot for the pot and trophies.
I hunt for trophies only.
I hunt to rid my land of vermin.
I do not hunt.
Last week's poll
How do you protect your farm from crime-related incidents?
Video surveillance cameras and electric fences (13.12%)
Watch dogs (32.99%)
Neighbourhood watch (22.62%)
Security guards (22.68%)
Nothing (8.59%)
Watch dogs (32.99 %) Video surveillance cameras and electric fences (13.12 %) Nothing (8.59 %) Security guards (22.68 %) Neighbourhood watch (22.62 %) Watch dogs (32.99 %) Video surveillance cameras and electric fences (13.12 %) Nothing (8.59 %)
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