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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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09 April 2015
Oos-Kaap Midland Klub
Graaff Reinet
Johannes van Rensburg  (076 374 7225)
 
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17 April 2015
Boran Show Case Veiling
Kroon Boma, Kroonstad
Paul Pienaar  (082 924 6078)

25 April 2015
Out of Africa Veiling
Bela-Bela
Christo Pistorius  (078 912 4148)

30 April 2015
Pioneer Boran Breeders
Stephen Johnson  (082 552 1357)

 
 
 


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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