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Summer supplementation of beef cattle on veld and kikuyu pastures.
In KwaZulu-Natal the production of beef in summer from veld is a common enterprise. Many techniques are available to optimise the productivity of this enterprise, from improving the quality of the grazing resource (planted ...
A strategy for optimal beef production off sourveld.
The economic necessity of a better production strategy on sourveld promoted this study. Production of marketable two-tooth steers in the summer season and overwintering of all cattle without excessive feed costs were ...
The bioeconomic implications of various stocking strategies in the semi- arid savanna of Natal.
Climatic and market uncertainty present major challenges to livestock producers in arid and semi-arid environments. Range managers require detailed information on biological and economic components of the system in order ...