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15th January 2019

Sheep Nutritional Diseases Part 2

In the second part of this series, we will be explaining the occurrence, symptoms and treatments of abosomal bloat and acidosis.
21st December 2018

Sheep Nutritional Diseases Part 1

Nutritional and metabolic diseases occur as a result of animals being fed a diet that is not balanced, or that has a shortage of certain nutrients.
20th December 2018

Understanding Animal Nutrition

Making sure that your livestock receives the proper level of nutrition is of utmost importance when trying to optimise their performance....
14th December 2018

Flush Feeding in Ewes

Flush feeding is a management practice used to increase the conception rate of female sheep during the mating season, and works on ensuring that they...
28th November 2018

What should you know about creep feed

Creep feeding is a way to supplement the diet of young livestock, like calves and lambs, by offering feed even though they are still suckling.
28th November 2018

Sheep Farming: What you need to know

Many communal farmers and even rural residents with hopes of land in the future, are thinking of farming with sheep. Here's what you need to know.
31st October 2018

Livestock: Vaccinate to eradicate disease

Farmers are looking forward to a prosperous spring and summer season. With good rainfall comes an increase in insect and tick populations.
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