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The South African Boran was founded out of a need by commercial farmers that were tired of over managed and over fed animals and started searching for the ultimate grass fed animal. It had to survive in our country’s diverse climate and handle periodic droughts without human intervention and good management. We had two extremes, on the one hand the perfect carcass animal (high maintenance & expense), and on the other hand we had indigenous breeds (lower income from abattoir penalties) that was just not meeting our market standards. But there was nothing in between and so the Boran came to fill the gap with an acceptable carcass for our market with low to no input cost (optimum income).


Origin of the breed
Boran cattle were domesticated in
3 parts of the world ...
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History in South Africa
The early 1960's saw the first attempt
to bring Boran to South Africa ...
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Upcoming Sales & Events

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19 September 2015
B4 Veiling
Humansdorp
Gert Barnard  (083 278 2116)
     ■  Click here for the sale pamphlet

23 September 2015
Fonteine Veiling
Francois Smit

30 September 2015
Ntaba Nyoni Produksie Veiling
     ■  Click here for the sale pamphlet

02 October 2015
Kaap Boran Klub Veiling
Gouda
Jacques du Toit  (083 252 4499)

 

 


Feedlot
Have a look at our new Feedlot section
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Newsletter
2014 December Newsletter
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Animals for Sale
 
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Breeder Advertisements
 
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Contact Details

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The Boran Society of South Africa
PO Box 506, Bloemfontein, 9300
Tel:  +27 (51) 410 0951
E-mail:  hesther@studbook.co.za  
   christine@studbook.co.za

 
 
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