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Session 1: Does it even matter in a decaying environment? – Adv. Jacques Classen

South Africa faces numerous ongoing socio-economic and political challenges that require farmers to familiarise themselves with the law to help them stay abreast while navigating a decaying state. To navigate ...

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Session 1: Protecting your pearls – Adv. Ronald King

Am I farming for wealth or maintaining a lifestyle? Farmers who have dedicated their lives to farming understand that agriculture is not merely a profession or a means of financial ...

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Session 1: Should my family be farming with me? How can we make it work? – Dr Isaac Huerta

For generations, the family has been the bedrock of agricultural traditions, with the passing down of knowledge, values, and a deep-rooted connection to the land. But, as times change, so ...

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Session 1: The relationship between you and your consumer – Suzy Brokensha

Understanding consumer perceptions and expectations As our society becomes more connected, an important question arises: What do consumers really think about farmers? For many, farmers are seen as both custodians ...

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Session 2: ASF is endemic. How do we live with it? – Dr Livio Heath

African swine fever (ASF) poses significant challenges in South Africa, where it has become endemic. Addressing it requires a multifaceted response that encompasses biosecurity measures, innovative approaches, stakeholder collaboration across ...

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Session 2: Can we find middle ground on antibiotic use? – Dr Ulrich Klein

Antimicrobial resistance calls for sustainable and responsible antibiotic use, alongside strategies that prioritise disease prevention and optimise animal health, while meeting consumer expectations and market demands. Europe’s responsible and sustainable ...

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Report-back: SAPPO board meeting, May 2024

SAPPO’s board recently convened for the second meeting of the 2024 year. This meeting presents an opportunity for the board to ensure that SAPPO is executing and administering the affairs ...

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Feedback from the AFMA-SAAHA workshop on antimicrobial resistance

During the last week in April, the Animal Feed Manufacturers Association (AFMA) and South Africa ...

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Promoting pork: Easter news 2024

With Easter now behind us, it’s hard to believe we are already approaching the middle ...

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Farewell, Jolanda

In the little more than two years that Jolanda Andrag spent at SAPPO, she made ...

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AASV 2024 talking points

I was intrigued with the following article about the 2024 American Association of Swine Veterinarians ...

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Celebrating our Easter extravaganza with exclusive insights just for you

As the Easter season unfolds, we’re happy to inform you that our Easter campaign has ...

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A fresh user experience on the World of Pork

After five years of the World of Pork, the platform is unveiling a new look ...

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