Swanepoel ‘slots’ in for Vodacom Bulls 

Vodacom Bulls Director of Rugby Jake White continues to test combinations and positions, with Ruan Nortje shifting to blindside flank opening up space for lock Janko Swanepoel to start in the engine room against the Cell C Sharks at Jonsson Kings Park on Saturday, 12 June 2021. Nortje’s move to the side of the scrum […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Hekwagters van élke hulpbron

Ontgin alle potensiaal volhoubaar en benut elke element optimaal – van mikroklimate en grondsoorte tot water en personeel. Dít is die visie van die Eksteen-familie van Bufland-boerdery naby Mookgophong in Limpopo. Hier woeker hulle onder meer met saadmielies, sitrus, steenvrugte, wild en beeste. Die Eksteens was ook die eerstes wat sitrus in die Waterberge aangeplant […]

Coetzee to start for Vodacom Bulls against the Storm

Springbok loose forward Marcell Coetzee will earn his first cap for the Vodacom Bulls when they host the DHL Stormers in their Pro14 Rainbow Cup SA clash at Loftus Versfeld on Friday, 4 June 2021. Vodacom Bulls Director of Rugby, Jake White, has tweaked the starting line-up with scrumhalf Ivan van Zyl returning from injury […]

BBRU honours “Oom” Frik du Preez

Frik du Preez, Northern Transvaal (Blue Bulls) Legend and SA’s Player of the 20th Century, was honoured on Monday by the Blue Bulls Rugby Union when the Northern Pavilion at Loftus Versfeld was named after the former Springbok lock. ‘Oom’ Frik, who spent most of his career at lock or on the flanks, was born on 28 November […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Ontgin nuwe talent in landbou

Sinelizwi Fakade bestuur nie net ’n graanboerdery naby Ugie in die Oos-Kaap, Rocky Park Farms, waarby sy hele familie betrokke is nie, maar hy is ook baie geesdriftig oor Ukhanyo Farmer Development, ’n ontwikkelingsprogram waardeur bestaans- en kleinboere gehelp word om tot op kommersiële vlak te groei. Sinelizwi het dié program in 2019 begin. Hy […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Nguni plaas familie op wenpad

Die Biggs-familie, pa Lionel en seuns Clive en Brian, bedryf een van die oudste geregistreerde Ngunistoeterye in Suid-Afrika, Nandi Nguni’s, in die bergagtige omgewing naby Cedarville op die grens tussen KwaZulu-Natal en die Oos-Kaap. Die winters is intens koud en temperature van tot -17 °C is al hier aangeteken. Dié toestande pas ’n geharde beesras […]