A farmer has to treat skin problems in cattle such as frostbite, warts and blue udder disease before they lead to a lower milk yield.
This is a potentially fatal disease, and needs prompt and careful attention.
Goats are remarkable animals. They're tough and versatile, and have more uses than you could ever imagine.
Combining good high milk production and tender beef, this is a true dual purpose breed.
This dual purpose breed is renowned for its hardiness, fertility and longevity.
Skin diseases in pigs can be serious or even fatal. This week, we look at the causes of lumps, changes in skin colour, thickening of the skin, and hair loss.
Some skin conditions in pigs can lead to loss of production or even death, and need rapid treatment.
This indigenous breed offers outstanding beef production under harsh African conditions
Heartwater can cause high fever, convulsions and death among sheep, goats and cattle.
Cut lamb mortality by allowing ewes and lambs to bond the natural way - by smell. Alan Harman reports.
This rugged breed is easy to work with, has high weaning rates, and produces tender, tasty beef
The Hugenoot combines the hardiness of the Afrikaner and good production of the Charolais.