During the third episode of African Farming, the agricultural television show on Mzansi Wethu (channel 163), Mr Praveen Dwarika, Managing Director of Lemang Agricultural Services, explained to the show’s host, Angie Khumalo, why it is possible for them to provide financial loans to farmers that don’t own their land.
Cocky Mokoka, a successful commercial farmer in Gauteng is building a legacy farming with soybean, sunflower, maize and cattle. Part of his plan is to own a fleet of green and yellow tractors and planting equipment.
Animals who consume too much grain can pick up diseases like acidosis which increases the acid in their stomachs. Veterinarian at Elanco, Dr Thapelo Makae offers advice on how to manage the occurrence of this disease on any farm.
Cocky Mokoka, an award-winning farmer in Gauteng, works in alignment with the natural environment in everything he does on his farm. He farms with sunflower, soybeans, maize and cattle. His meat can be found in supermarkets and butcheries because of his commitment to not use any growth hormones.