Farm management

Farm management and planning: Part 2 -Camp sizes

In the previous article on farm manĀ­agement and planning we focused on optimal resource utilisation and farm planning. When planning for the proviĀ­sion of a sufficient number of camps,...

7 Jul 2023 · 7 min read

Farm management and planning: Part 1

BY LOUIS DE JAGER, KAMEELBOOM AKADEMIE, COMPREHENSIVE PRACTICAL FARMER TRAINING Planning is one of the most important aspects of managing any business. This is especially true for farms...

3 Apr 2023 · 7 min read

Vrystaatse Jongooiklub has their third year of proofs

The Free State Ewe Club is a study group focused on making sheep management more profitable. The group holds annual trials to test various management methods. For more information, co...

8 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Caring for the calf: What dairy farmers need to know

Raising dairy calves is a challenge for any dairy farmer. Many losses occur through death and poor growth. These losses can be minimised, and health outcomes are improved if the calves a...

29 Jul 2022 · 7 min read

Farm financing

Financing of a farming enterprise is such a critical aspect of overall farm management that it cannot be less than a subdivision of financial management. The distress call from farmers i...

13 May 2022 · 7 min read
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