Farmers Association News

The member meeting of the Poultry Producers Association is on 16 April at the NAU board room, 114 Robert Mugabe Ave, Windhoek. Contact Marianne Pretorius, Tel 061 237838,

Witvlei FA is holding a general and re-organisation meeting on 16 April at the farmer house at Witvlei. Guest speaker is Johan Engelbrecht from the Meat Board, who will talk about Namlits. For further details contact Monica Bouwer, Tel 062 570317,

A Sakata Vegetable Farmers Day will be on 24 April at Farm Windpoort of Hannes Grobbelaar and hosted by Aqualand. Speakers are Erwin Schimper of Aqualand and Christa Maritz and Jan van der Merwe of Sakata. Register before 18 April with Dirk, Tel 081 2434077,

Keinab FA is hosting a shooting day on 26 April at the FA hall. There are five categories which can be entered, namely hunting rifle, hand weapon, .22 rifle, airgun and kettie and clay pigeon shooting. Enquiries can be addressed to F Jordaan, Tel 063 683487,, J van Niekerk, Tel 063 683485, of K Visser, Tel 063 683491,

The Outjo Game Festival and game auction will be held on 2 and 3 May at the Sophienhof Lodge. For further details contact Fanie Heimstaumldt, Tel 081 2053909 or Albie van Niekerk, Tel 081 2413710. The game auction is held on 3 May and further details can be obtained from Heidi, Tel 081 1281606 or Beate, Tel 081 1248230.

Source : The Namibian