Crushing & Grinding Machines

The Xhosa Cattle Killing

Prior to the cattle-killing the herds of the Xhosa had been repeatedly decimated by a disease called lungsickness brought to South Africa by cattle imported from Europe The Lungsickness epizootic which preceded the Cattle-Killing made it even easier for the Xhosa to believe that the cattle were infected and must therefore be destroyed...

Highland Cattle Crush Cattle Crushes Specialist Range

Highland Cattle Crush designed specifically for the Highland cattle breed The sides of this unit are low which allow the horns to pass safely over the top This website uses cookies as explained in our Cookies Policy Press OK to hide this message and agree to our terms OK Call us for a quote 44 0 1782 339320 English...

Cattle Handling Facilities

The width of a crush varies with the size of the cattle that will enter the crush from 680 mm for smaller animals up to 750 mm for very large cattle A height of 1 500 mm is acceptable for most breeds of cattle whereas with larger wilder cattle a height of 1 900 mm should suffice The...

Beef Cattle Cattle Farming South Africa Farmer s Weekly

An Agricultural Research Council study of the performance of Brahman bulls in feedlots across South Africa has highlighted the non-genetic traits such as environment and herd of origin that affect the average daily gain and feed conversion ratios of the animals...

South Africa

South Africa officially the Republic of South Africa RSA is the southernmost country in AfricaWith over 59 million people it is the world s 23rd-most populous nation and covers an area of 1 221 037 square kilometres 471 445 square miles South Africa has three capital cities executive Pretoria judicial Bloemfontein and legislative Cape Town...

Crusader Plus Cattle Crush Cattle Crushes Standard

The Crusader Plus cattle crush manual traditional lever operated yoke handle can be used on either side Hinged vet access panel built into each yoke leaf This website uses cookies as explained in our Cookies Policy Press OK to hide this message and agree to our terms OK Call us for a quote 44 0 1782 339320 English...

The Cattle Killing Movement South African History Online

Lungsickness was a cattle disease that had already left destruction in its wake in Europe In September 1853 it was brought to South Africa through the harbour in Mossel Bay by a Dutch ship carrying Friesland bulls The disease was a bacteria that was not easily detected and could lay dormant while simultaneously infecting other cattle...

The Mundari The tribe dying for their cows

Apr 22 2016 0183 32 Ankole-Wartusi cows are among the most prized in the South Sudan and could fetch 500 For some this means protecting them at all costs...

Nguni Cattle Drive

Nov 18 2013 0183 32 Cattle Drives in Africa Yup Thaba Manzi Grass Fed Nguni cattleThere is a growing demand for natural grass fed beef with as little chemical treatment of th...

Livestock Scales Equipment Cattle Sheep Scales

We are suppliers of Livestock Scales Equipment Cattle Sheep Suppliers of Industrial and Commercial Scales in South Africa Open to the Public Businesses Tel...

ProWay Livestock Equipment Custom Stockyards

Professional livestock facilities and equipment designed for today built to last generations Proudly designed and manufactured in Australia ProWay custom-built facilities are the choice of livestock professionals across Australia and around the world...

Agri Shalom

Agri Shalom is a manufacturer of high quality agricultural equipment Our manufacturing plant is situated in Bloemfontein South Africa which makes the sourcing of our equipment to different parts of the country very easy and convenient We supply high quality and uncomplicated farming equipment...

List of cattle breeds

Cattle breeds fall into two main types which are regarded as either two closely related species or two subspecies of one speci Bos indicus or Bos taurus indicus cattle commonly called zebu are adapted to hot climates and originated in the tropical parts of the world such as India Sub-saharan Africa China and Southeast Asia...

China Cattle crush Cattle weighing system weighing

China cattle crush AG-AWS-17 is supplied by cattle crush manufacturers producers suppliers on Global Sources animal weighing scale cattle weighing system animal balance We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website...

Beef cattle yards for less than 100 head

The race will hold two adult cattle plus one in the crush while the forcing yard holds around seven head Yard plan 1 A basic rectangular yard The race will hold two adult cattle and the yard will handle 35 head Note that this plan allows for a 2 m homemade crush If a larger commercial crush is used the length of the race or the yard...

Livestock Handling Equipment South Africa

livestock equipment in south Africa - Cattle handling equipment - Sheep handling equipment Sweep Tub Sliding Gate Sorting Gates Crush Kraal Sides loading ramps Electronic Weighing Variety of Mobile units Bale Feeders that holds up to 5 bales and Horse feeder rack...

Agri Shalom

Agri Shalom founded from the roots of SSK Steelworks that has been operational since 2005 and renowned for manufacturing high quality steel products...

Livestock Cattle Weighing Scales

Scaletec offer a selection of livestock scales weigh bars and cattle weighing scales with weight capacities up to 3000kg capacity for sale in South Africa Supplied by Adam Equipment the AELP livestock weigh bars and can be combined with cages cattle crushes and platforms for weighing several animals at once eliminating the need for tedious...

Cavalier Livestock Equipment

For the best in Livestock Equipment visit us at Cavilier Livestock Equipment Equipment for cattle horeses sheep and more Servicing Gympie Emerald Warwick Queensland Northern NSW and Northern Territory...

Conservation of indigenous cattle genetic resources in

cattle which are now dominant in most Southern African small-holder areas 16 17 For example in the case of the emerging sector of South Africa non-descript/crossbred cattle constitute about two-thirds of the cattle population in this sector 14 Although African cattle genetic diversity remains large cattle...

How to handle your beef cattle

Oct 26 2016 0183 32 A crush must preferably be at least six metres long with the length of a straight crush generally 12 to 21 m long A too short crush will lengthen the work time of large herds of cattle while a crush that is too long will cause the cattle to remain...

Used Cattle crush for Sale Gumtree

Iae mobile cattle crush self locking head yoke in good condition loading available £475 Ad posted 2 hours ago Save this ad 6 images Iae economy cattle crush farm livestock tractor Motherwell North Lanarkshire Iae economy cattle crush in excellent condition loading...

The design and construction of facilities for handling cattle

In Australia and South America cattle are often given veterinary treatment in the single-file race whereas in the US Canada and many European countries the animals are treated while held in a squeeze chute crush or head gate stanchion at the end of the race In a South American or Australian operation completely solid race sides would...

Farm structures

This chapter focuses on housing requirements for cattle kept primarily for milk production Little or no housing is required for herds maintained only for beef production and special handling and support facilities are discussed separately Much of the dairying in East and Southeast Africa occurs at elevations of 1500 metres or more...

South African Beef Breeds

There are close to forty cattle breeds from which farmers can choose in South Africa These South African beef breeds differ in terms of size build adaptability to different climatic and production environments resistance to certain pests and diseases reproduction parenting abilities as well as meat quality and carcass yields...

Portable Animal Handling Equipment Prattley Industries Ltd

Whether you need a relocatable cattle yard or sheep yard a cattle crush or an automated weighing and drafting system - Prattley has the system to meet your requirements Our animal handling equipment is portable so you can take it to any part of your farm for on-the-spot stock management...

Cattle branding how to get it right every time

Nov 13 2018 0183 32 The preferred place to brand is high on the upper hind leg/hip area Keep the animal as immobile as possible using a head clamp firmly fitted into a narrow cattle race or crush about 80cm wide A very wide crush can be made narrower by adding old car tyres linked to...

Livestock Cattle Weighing Scales

Scaletec offer a selection of livestock scales weigh bars and cattle weighing scales with weight capacities up to 3000kg capacity for sale in South Africa Supplied by Adam Equipment the AELP livestock weigh bars and can be combined with cages cattle crushes...

Cattle Crush

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Traditional Uses of Cattle in Africa

Apr 09 2018 0183 32 The Uses of the Cow in Africa The cow has always been very important to Africans The Kikuyu of Kenya for example believed that when they died they would be rewarded in heaven with wealth in the form of cattle sheep goats and their wiv Many pastoral communities in Africa view cattle as a sign of wealth...

Cattle Equipment

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Nguni Cattle South Africa

Nguni cattle are produced throughout South Africa thanks to their hardiness and ability to thrive on poor quality veld The fact that it can tolerate high temperatures bodes that it may play an increasingly important role in future meat production especially with South Africa being predicted to have more extreme weather conditions due to climate change...