This section will provide you with code of best practice in livestock production. This information will be very useful in the production of livestock. You can use the links below to take you directly to the PDF pages.
General Livestock Management
The livestock industry is increasingly being threatened by human activities and natural influences. This article explores eight strategies in cutting the environmental and economic costs of keeping livestock while boosting net gains for the quantity and quality of the food they produce.
Code of Best Practice
Code Addendum 1 Precautionary measures to support Bio-security
Code Addendum 2 Predator management
Code Addendum 3 Combating stock theft
Code Addendum 4 Good management practices and SOP's for cattle farmers
Kode vir Beste Praktyk:
Kode van Beste Praktyk
Bylaag 1 - VOORKOMENDE MAATREËLS TER ONDERSTEUNING VAN BIOSEKURITEIT
Bylaag 2 - PREDASIEBESTUUR
Bylaag 3 - DIE BEKAMPING VAN VEEDIEFSTAL
Bylaag 4 -GOEIEBESTUURSPRAKTYKE EN “SOP’S” VIR BEESBOERE
SA Feedlot Association:
Code of best practice for wool sheep, mohair farming, predators and ostrich can be found at the links below.
Code of practice - Breeders
Code of practice - Broiler
Code of practice - Layers
If you are more interested on the effect livestock has on biodiversity and conservation follow this link.
For more detailed information visit our Project's & Research section on livestock.