3 Results for 'van Niekerk, H.N.'

PR – ASSESSING THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF LIVESTOCK THEFT IN THE EASTERN CAPE PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA

Abstract: All the provinces in South Africa are affected by livestock theft and this threatens the profitability and sustainability of livestock farmers. Animal products comprised 49% of the total gross value of South Africa’s agricultural products in 2014/15. In 2014, ...Read More

PR – ASSESSING THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF LIVESTOCK THEFT IN THE EASTERN CAPE PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA

Abstract: Predation is a problem for livestock farmers around the world and farmers suffer with the increasing losses due to predation. The objective of this paper is to contribute to the knowledge of predation on large livestock in the North ...Read More

PR – FACTORS AFFECTING LARGE LIVESTOCK PREDATION IN THE NORTH WEST PROVINCE OF SOUTH AFRICA

Small livestock farmers in South Africa suffer from increasing losses due to predation. Predation losses increased to such an extent that small livestock farming in not viable any more in certain small livestock producing areas. The objective of this study ...Read More