Youthful Vodacom Bulls named to face EP Elephants

The Vodacom Bulls will take to the field sporting a team that is dominated by the next generation of stars when they host the EP Elephants in a preparation match at Loftus Versfeld on Sunday, 28 February 2021. Director of Rugby, Jake White, named flank Nizaam Carr as captain and the experienced Springbok will lead […]

#BullsFamily bids farewell to Van Zyl

The Vodacom Bulls today confirmed that Springbok scrumhalf Ivan van Zyl will depart Loftus Versfeld to join the English club, Saracens, at the end of June. Van Zyl joined the Vodacom Bulls in 2014, directly after finishing school across the road at Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool. The 25-year-old former Junior Springbok made his first-class debut during […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Deon Schröder dink nuut oor suikerproduksie

Deon Schröder boer op die familieplaas naby Dalton in die KwaZulu-Natalse Middelland. Die boerdery bestaan uit 600 ha droëlandsuikerriet, 150 ha hout en ’n klein beeskudde. Die suikerrietopbrengs het rekordvlakke bereik sedert Deon herlewingslandboupraktyke begin toepas het. Sy hoofbeginsels is: Versteur die grond so min moontlik; bedek die grond soveel moontlik met organiese materiaal; hou […]

Tambwe joins the Vodacom Bulls

The Blue Bulls Company is delighted to announce the signing of the electrifying quick Madosh Tambwe effective immediately with the utility back making Loftus Versfeld his home until June 2023. Tambwe, who was born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, joins from the Cell C Sharks and stands at 1.86m and weighs in at 92kgs. […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | ‘Hoe kan boere relevant bly?’

Simon D’Aubrey, Kwanalu se Jongboer van die Jaar vir 2019, is die derde geslag wat op Arcadia Estate by Eshowe boer. Hulle boer met suikerriet, hout, suurlemoene en avokado’s. Arcadia Estates oes sowat 20 000 ton suiker per jaar en het ook 60 ha wattel- en bloekombome – hoofsaaklik vir pulp vir papiervervaardiging. Simon lê […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Charl Senekal: ‘Bly altyd by met tegnologie’

Charl Senekal sr. staan nie sonder rede bekend as Suid-Afrika se suikerkoning nie – sy boerdery is een van die grootste private suikerrietboerderye in die Suidelike Halfrond met 4 200 ha landerye onder besproeiing. Die familie boer ook met sitrus, katoen, droëbone, makadamias, brandrissies, wild en beeste, en vervaardig werktuie. Charl is onder andere ’n […]