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24Mar 20
Farming in the shadow of COVID-19: Plan and plan–and then plan some more. Blog post

Farming in the shadow of COVID-19: Plan and plan–and then plan some more

Following the global outbreak of COVID-19, we know that many farmers (particularly those who supply the hospitality sector) have lost the majority of their markets almost overnight. We also know some farmers with established home delivery services, online sales or farm shops have been inundated by desperate customers. At the same time, many of the services and supply chains that farmers rely on—think animal feed or veterinary services—are at risk of disruption. Regardless of business model, many farmers are now…

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19Mar 20
Responding to COVID-19. farm profile

Responding to COVID-19

We’ve been in touch with our team and farmers, and wanted to also share with our wider community how we are addressing the challenges that arise from COVID-19. We have suspended travel since March 5 and will be reviewing this decision regularly. As an organisation we are respectful of our team members and many stakeholders’ varying health risks, and recognize it would be reckless to travel at a time when we are not certain of the location or spread of…

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25Oct 19
GK Landman – Queenstown, South Africa. farm profile

GK Landman – Queenstown, South Africa

GK Landman raises Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A Greener World (AGW) and Certified Non-GMO by AGW beef cattle in Queenstown, South Africa. The cattle at GK Landman are rotationally managed, grazing one section of pasture before being moved to fresh fields. This type of management allows grass to recover before cows return to graze again; it also keeps the soil properly fertilised and minimises the build-up of internal parasites, thereby avoiding reliance on chemical treatments. In addition to being Certified Animal Welfare…

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25Oct 19
MG Corbett – Queenstown, South Africa. farm profile

MG Corbett – Queenstown, South Africa

MG Corbett raises Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A Greener World (AGW) and Certified Non-GMO by AGW beef cattle in Queenstown, South Africa. The cattle at MG Corbett are rotationally managed, grazing one section of pasture before being moved to fresh fields. This type of management allows grass to recover before cows return to graze again; it also keeps the soil properly fertilised and minimises the build-up of internal parasites, thereby avoiding reliance on chemical treatments. In addition to being Certified Animal Welfare…

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25Oct 19
H Wentzel – Queenstown, South Africa. farm profile

H Wentzel – Queenstown, South Africa

H Wentzel raises Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A Greener World (AGW) and Certified Non-GMO by AGW beef cattle in Queenstown, South Africa. The cattle at H Wentzel are rotationally managed, grazing one section of pasture before being moved to fresh fields. This type of management allows grass to recover before cows return to graze again; it also keeps the soil properly fertilised and minimises the build-up of internal parasites, thereby avoiding reliance on chemical treatments. In addition to being Certified Animal Welfare…

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