Meat Matters Episode 7 of 13

Meat Matters: First Class South African Red Meat Information and Entertainment Episode 7 To the over 600 Butcheries that made it into our Best Butchers competition 2020, we wish you huge congratulations on an exceptionally high standard across the board this year. Each and everyone delivered above and beyond to keep our Butchery standards among […]

SAPPO Weekly Update – Week 23

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SAPPO Weekly Update Week 23 (2021) In the News – Unrest How is the unrest in KZN affecting pork producers? Myles van Deventer, Baynesfield, Pietermaitzburg “We had major challenges. Frey’s abattoir, the biggest abattoir in KZN situated in Cato Ridge, was vandalised and luted this week.” Boykie Mogase, SAPPO assistant business development manager in KZN […]

RPO Bulletin July 2021

RPO BULLETIN July 2021 Vets’ assistance required in FMD outbreak The Director of Animal Health, Dr Mpho Maja, has called for the assistance of vets and para-vets in KwaZulu-Natal in identifying and reporting Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) lesions to the nearest state veterinarian. This follows after an outbreak of FMD was confirmed on 27 […]

FMD Outbreak Mtubatuba Follow-up Report 2 July 2021

Press Release 2 July 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow up Report 1. Introduction and summary In May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed at a dip tank in the Umkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Since the discovery and reporting of the index case, […]

SAPPO Newsletter June 2021

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SAPPO NEWS June 2021 POPIA: SAPPO protects your personal information As you may be aware, the South African Protection of Private Information Act (POPIA) came into effect on 1 July 2021. This Act was promulgated to ensure that your Constitutional rights in regard to the protection of your personal information are upheld by South African […]

FMD – Mtubatuba Outbreak Report – 18 June 2021

Press Release 18 June 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow up Report 1. Introduction and summary In May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed at a dip tank in the uMkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. This location lies in the suspended FMD free zone […]

SAPPO Weekly Update – Week 22

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SAPPO Weekly Update Week 22 (2021) Organisation SAPPO’s National Council will meet next week SAPPO’s special National Council meeting will take place this coming Wednesday, 23 June. The Council consists of regional representatives. Johann Kotzé, SAPPO’s CEO, will give feedback on SAPPO’s activities. ASF and changes to SAPPO’s constitution to accommodate digital voting will be […]

Meat Matters Episode 6 of 13

Meat Matters: Episode 1 of 13 Top Class Viewing Entertainment Episode 6 https://youtu.be/e_LuUMNH0j0 To the over 600 Butcheries that made it into our Best Butchers competition 2020, we wish you huge congratulations on an exceptionally high standard across the board this year. Each and everyone delivered above and beyond to keep our Butchery standards among […]

SAPPO Weekly Update – Week 21

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SAPPO Weekly Update Week 1 (2021) Communication Printed Porcus will continue Thank you to all who participated in our survey to update Porcus’ address list. About 90% of the respondents indicated that they still want to receive the printed version. You will remain on Porcus’s mailing list. 
In light of the feedback, SAPPO will continue producing four […]