November 2018

The November newsletter announces the launch of the Scientific Assessment for Livestock Predation, a historic first for predation management in South Africa ; NWGA Free State Executive member Anton Marx shares why electric fencing has proven successful under his unique farming conditions and circumstances and the Predation Management Information Centre (PMiC) encourages farmers to record predation losses on a newly developed cellphone APP.  

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October 2018

The October newsletter shares the successful practice of alpacas as effective herd animals to protect farmer Pieter Albertyn of Struisbaai against predators ; Scientific Assessment of Livestock predation and it's management in South Africa to be released soon ; read article by Prof. HO De Waal on the Demography and morphometry of black-backed jackals in SA and Namibia.  

Newsletter sponsored by Night Eye - the eco-friendly protector. 

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September 2018

The September newsletter speaks on the urgency of purchasing jackal proof fencing at reduced rates ; Farmer Erik Alexander of Trompsburg tells why he uses jackal proof fencing to keep predators at bay ; 2018 Northern Cape Farmer of the Year mentions that the electrification of camps provides for an increase in lam percentage and we show you what the toolbox consist of when managing predators. 

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August 2018

The August newsletter portrays the views of Dorothee Trollip in the Maclear district of no predation losses thanks to anatolian sheep dogs ; what services one can find at the Predation Management Information Centre (PMiC) and reasons why predation losses decrease at demonstration farms. 

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Bestel nou sifdraad teen verlaagde prys

Die Kooperasie, Humansdorp  in samewerking met die Predasiebestuursforum (PMF) stel sifdraad teen verlaagde pryse beskikbaar !  Die Kooperasie sal 2.5% van die waarde van die bestellings wat ontvang en ten volle betaal is, ten bate van predasiebestuursopleiding skenk.  Promosie eindig aan die einde van September 2018. 

Kliente uit ander areas, waar Die Kooperasie nie handelstakke het nie, kan bestellings by Gerrit du Preez, 072 499 3135 of per epos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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Opgedateerde promosiemateriaal.

 

 

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Boer met 'n plan (Niel Viljoen Bestuursprogram)

"As jy roofdiere suksesvol wil beheer en bestuur, moet jy hulle verstaan en hul gewoontes ken", sê Niel Viljoen, bekende roofdierkenner.  In dié artikel gee hy praktiese riglyne vir die bestuur van roofdiere.  Dit is 'n uittreksel uit 'n DVD oor sy bestuursprogram waarmee hy reeds groot sukses behaal het.  Die DVD is by die NWKV beskikbaar. 

Artikel Wolboer 2013 

Uittreksel uit DVD - deel 2

 

 

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July 2018

The July newsletter comprise of articles relating to the Eastern Cape PMF who are concerned with leopards and stray dogs ; presentation by Dr. Nkabeng Maruping-Mzileni of the International Wildlife Fellowship Foundation (IWFF) on a leopard project that could assist authorities in decision making and Mr. Swithan Webster who farms in Queenstown shares his success story in curbing predation with netted fences.  Read here

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Dept. Environmental Affairs - National and Provincial authorities

The Predation Management Information Centre (PMiC) have compiled the following documents contain details on the regulatory framework (acts, ordinances, and regulations) regarding management of damage-causing animals for each department, along with contact details of permit offices and of officials dealing with these matters.

PMiC list of national and provincial authorities 

 

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