AMT Weekly Livestock Report #46 – 21 Nov 2022

AMT Weekly Livestock Report #47 21 November 2022 AMT is a South African based company specialising in the analysis and forecasting of national as well as regional agricultural industry and market information.  Read Now AMT Monthly Beef & Mutton Report January 2021 AMT is a South African based company specialising in the analysis and forecasting […]

NAHF Update Report – 30 Nov 2022

Outbreak of FMD and Surceillance NAHF Report Update FMD Outbreak 30 November 2022 See here the link to the NAHF website for the latest updates and reports. Read Now Monthly Disease Report

SAPPO Bi-weekly Update 8 November 2022

SAPPO Bi-Weekly Update 8 November 2022 Sustainability Charting a sustainable course In recent months, SAPPO partnered with the Institute for Sustainability (IS), Stellenbosch and PWC’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) team to formulate a draft sustainability strategy for the industry. The IS conducted a review of global literature on sustainable pork production and formulated a […]

SAPPO Newsletter – October 2022


SAPPO NEWS Oct 2022 FMD: Seven weeks of silence SAPPO is extremely concerned with the lack of urgency displayed to resolve the current FMD crisis. An FMD task team was appointed more than two months ago to look at appropriate actions to not only manage the current spread of FMD, but also to pave a […]

SAPPO Bi-weekly Update 18 October 2022

SAPPO Bi-Weekly 18 October 2022

SAPPO Bi-Weekly Update 18 October 2022 Consumer assurance National pig health in the spotlight SAPPO’s last National Pig Health Monitoring Committee (NPHMC) meeting for 2022 was held in Week 41 under the able chairmanship of Charl Braak. Topics under discussion included African swine fever (ASF), foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), passive surveillance, biosecurity auditing, trade and exports, and […]

RPO Meat Bulletin – October 2022

RPO BULLETIN OCTOBER 2022 Welcome to the RPO’s Red Meat Bulletin Latest FMD situation South Africa currently has 146 open foot and mouth diseases (FMD) outbreaks in the previous FMD free zone, comprised of three outbreak events, according to the directorate animal health of the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development. The outbreaks […]

SAPPO Newsletter September 2022


SAPPO NEWS September 2022 SAPPO celebrates World Animal (Welfare) Day World Animal Day is celebrated annually on 4 October and is aimed at celebrating and advancing animal welfare. We encourage SAPPO members to use the day to self-evaluate the welfare conditions on their farms, to highlight to their personnel that welfare considerations are non-negotiable. We […]

RPO Meat Bulletin September 2022

RPO BULLETIN SEPTEMER 2022 Welcome to the RPO’s Red Meat Bulletin RPO reacts on the an on the movement of cattle The RPO took note of the announcement by the Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms Thoko Didiza on 16 August that all movement of cattle is suspended for an initial period […]

SAPPO Bi-Weekly Update – 27 September 2022

SAPPO Bi-Weekly Update Week 27 (2022) A word from the CEO Letting go of the past certainties With October on the horizon and 2022 entering its last mile, there is a notable level of despondence and frustration among multiple agricultural industries and ordinary citizens. Many of the institutions that contributed to our past successes, economic […]