SAPPO Weekly Update – Week 23


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 […]

SAPPO Newsletter June 2021


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 […]

SAPPO Weekly Update – Week 22


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 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


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 […]

SAPPO Weekly Update Week 20


SAPPO Weekly Update Week 20 (2021) The ASF Issues SAPPO’s latest ASF Update SAPPO’s latest ASF updated (dated 28 May 2021) covers the period 5 May 2016 – 28 May 2021. If you have missed it last week here it is again. View report Read Now As not all digital platforms display electronic messages in […]

RPO Red Meat Bulletin June 2021

RPO BULLETIN JUNE 2021 Welcome to the RPO’s Red Meat Bulletin Predation management proof to be effective Livestock farmers have their challenges and with the assistance of Predation Management SA (PMSA) monitor farms, a standard has been set to assist and train producers to reduce the impact of predation, whilst still being financially viable. According […]

SAPPO Newsletter 2021


SAPPO NEWS May 2020 Porcus: Last chance to have your say This is your last change to indicate how you want to receive Porcus in future. If you have not indicated your choice by Monday 31 May 2021 we will assume that you don’t want to receive the magazine (printed or digital) in future and you will […]