RPO Bulletin Nov 2021

RPO BULLETIN NOV 2021 Welcome to the RPO’s Red Meat Bulletin Meat imports increased Bovine meat imports for August 2021 amounts to 1 051 tons, representing an increase of 6% if compared to August 2020, according to Agri Inspec. The FOB (Free on Board) price for August 2021 was R41.54 p/kg and R45.73 p/kg for […]

KZN-DMA Media Statement FMD

Press Release 07 September 2021 MINISTER DIDIZA ANNOUNCES THE REDUCTION OF SIZE OF THE DISEASES MANAGEMENT AREA AFFECTED BY FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE IN KWA-ZULU NATAL The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms.Thoko Didiza, MP wish to announce the reduction of the size of the disease management area affected by foot-and-mouth diseases in KwaZulu-Natal. […]

RPO Bulletin August 2021

RPO BULLETIN August 2021 Welcome to the RPO’s Red Meat Bulletin The latest meat imports Bovine meat imports for May 2021 amounts to 1 387 tons. This represents an increase of 71% if compared to May 2020, according to Agri Inspec. The FOB (Free on Board) price for May 2021 was R42.91 p/kg and for […]

Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow-Up Report and Surveillance Update – 30 July 2021

Press Release 30 July 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow-up Report and Surveillance Update 1. Introduction and summary In May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed in the Umkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Twenty-two locations in KwaZulu-Natal Province have been identified as FMD positive […]