Professor JC Bonsmabursary Breeding and Genetics
Professor DM Joubert bursary – Reproduction Physiology
Professor C Mareebursary – Animal Nutrition
All new postgraduate students in Animal Sciences at the University of Pretoria are now invited to apply for the PROFESSOR JC...
The first-ever auditory testing of dairy cows in South Africa recently took place at the Hillcrest Experimental Farm. The results of this test hold the potential to further our understanding of noise pollution and the improvement of cow comfort and well-being.
“To braai or not to braai”
This question was easy to answer for the final year animal science students during the annual braai competition! This year’s theme was “farm to fork” and fillet, sirloin and rump steak cuts were sponsored by the South African Feedlot...
The department of Animal Science would like to welcome Professor Lindiwe Majele Sibanda to her academic home at UP!
Prof Sibanda is an animal scientist by profession and a practicing farmer. She holds a BSc in Animal Science from the University of Alexandria (Egypt) as well as a MSc and PhD in...
Research being conducted by UP’s Prof Este van Marle-Koster can help farmers selectively breed more productive animals, improving food security, while conserving the features that make breeds such as the Nguni cow special.
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