Up close and personal with Duncan Serapelwane

WHAT IS THE BEST ADVICE YOU’VE EVER RECEIVED? My father always said you should prepare on time so you’re not caught off guard. He also believed every leap year would bring good rains, and it’s happened that way. This advice has helped me prepare on time for the good wet…

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Up close and personal with Duncan Serapelwane
Duncan Serapelwane and Angie Khumalo, presenter of AfricannFarming. PHOTO: BRAND REPUBLIC

Cocky Mokoka: A Shepherd of the Soil

In 2008 Cocky Mokoka came across a magazine article about how Brazilian farmers had transformed their businesses by no longer ploughing or tilling their soils. It inspired him to start letting Mother Nature make the decisions on his farm and turn his business into a sustainable, profitable and environmentally friendly operation.

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‘Never give up!’ – Palesa Moahloli

Success often has humble beginnings – just ask Palesa Moahloli. As one half of a dynamic husband-and-wife farming team, her journey has taken her from a small plot to an award-winning cattle operation that has caught the attention of one of the country’s biggest beef producers. Peter Mashala visited their Free State farm and saw consistent hard work and self-belief in action.

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‘Never give up!’ – Palesa Moahloli
Challa and Palesa Moahloli are the owners of CPM Farming Co-operative on the 1 300ha farm Kades-Hermitage near Boshof in the Free State, where they run a beef-cattle and piggery operation. PHOTOS: PETER MASHALA

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