Livestock Production in South Africa

© Roger de la Harpe
South Africa has a market-oriented agricultural economy that includes livestock production of cattle, dairy, pigs, sheep, goats, rabbits, ostrich and a well-developed poultry and egg industry as well as value-added activities such as slaughtering, processing and preserving of meat. SouthAfrica.co.za is making content about livestock production available to all South Africans by publishing well-research content in the 11 official SA languages.

Dairy Farming in South Africa

The dairy cow industry in South Africa is one of the largest agricultural industries in the country, employing more than 40 000 people....more

Poultry Farming in South Africa

SouthAfrica.co.za’s section on poultry farming in South Africa - written by industry experts - aims to help new farmers improve their farming methods by supplying information in all 11 South African languages....more

Rabbit Farming in South Africa

Rabbit farming in South Africa involves the breeding of rabbits for the meat industry as well as for the use of fur and wool....more