NAU says farmers will face challenges in rebuilding livestock sector after devastating drought

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Namibian Agricultural Union (NAU) says the next three years will be challenging in rebuilding the livestock sector after a devastating drought.

Farmer calls on Government to assist livestock farmers affected by drought

by editor1 / Jan 11, 2020 / 0 comments

-A commercial farmer in Okahandja district, Albert Tjihero has called on the Government to assist in the re-stocking of livestock to farmers affected by the drought.

Oshana farmers resort to stripping grass from their huts to feed livestock

by editor1 / Oct 31, 2019 / 0 comments

-Farmers in some villages in the Oshana Region are still battling with the lack of grazing despite the good rains received over the past few weeks.

Livestock graze from dustbins

by editor1 / Sep 08, 2019 / 0 comments
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-Lack of grazing in communal areas is forcing animals to look for food in proclaimed towns.

Stray livestock on B1 road a concern

by editor1 / Oct 09, 2018 / 0 comments
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The Otjiwarongo police on Tuesday vowed to punish farmers who leave their livestock roaming along public roads.

Restriction on livestock movement in Okakarara lifted

by editor1 / Jun 08, 2018 / 0 comments

The restriction on livestock movement in the Okakarara constituency is lifted with immediate effect.

Livestock farmers given till end March to register with Meat Board of Namibia

by editor1 / Feb 12, 2018 / 0 comments

-Livestock farmers have until the end of March, to register themselves as producers with the Meat Board of Namibia, or else they will not be able to sell their animals.

Eiseb Block community bemoans lack of livestock auction facilities

by editor1 / Jan 27, 2018 / 0 comments

-The community of Eiseb Block, in the Otjombinde Constituency, has bemoaned the lack of livestock auction facilities in the area.

Farmers battle to keep livestock due to lack of sufficient rainfall

by editor1 / Jan 09, 2018 / 0 comments

Lack of sufficient rainfall experienced in some parts of Namibia has farmers on the edge of their seats, with many expecting more losses of livestock in the future.

Lions kill more livestock in Omusati

by editor1 / Dec 20, 2017 / 0 comments

-A farmer from Omutambowomawe, in the Omusati Region, was yet again dealt a heavy blow, when he lost two more of his livestock to a lion attack on Sunday.