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Farmer's Weekly2 min lettiNature
Fighting Leaf Miners: Part 3
The latest leaf miner to trouble tomato growers is the tomato leaf miner, Tuta absoluta, which is usually referrred to simply as Tuta. It belongs to the Lepidoptera family, which includes moths and butterflies. Other lea miners are Diptera (flies), w
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Auction Sales
Best livestock prices: Northern Free State Twee Riviere - The Karoo Kalahari Meatmaster Club Auction was held online and on-site at the Tweeriviere Auction Showgrounds on 13 March. The highest price of the day was achieved by the ram ‘Blacksmith’, wh
Farmer's Weekly2 min lettiMedical
Tuberculosis In Cattle
Tuberculosis (TB) can occur in many animals (cattle, sheep, goats, chickens, pigs, dogs, and wildlife such as lions, baboons and buffaloes), but this article focuses mainly on TB in cattle, which is termed bovine TB. Bovine TB is not only sometimes f