News and Media Releases

NORWEGIAN QUOTA'S IMPORTANCE TO MEATCO

15 Sep 2017

Norway is a very rewarding market for Namibia and the hope is that as ma...

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Weekly Prices 11 -17 Sep 2017 (week 37)

08 Sep 2017

For 2017 :11 Sept -17 Sept 2017...

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Okahandja Cold Storage -an outstanding achievement

08 Sep 2017

After its conversion earlier this year, Meatco Okahandja Cold Storage ha...

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A simplified explanation on Import/Export parity

08 Sep 2017

Export Parity Price (EPP) is defined as the price a producer receives or...

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World beef exports: Ranking of countries

01 Sep 2017

India was the largest exporter of beef in the world in 2016, followed by...

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Quality Assurance chasing zero tolerance

01 Sep 2017

Of all functions in the food processing industry, Quality Assurance (QA)...

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Annasruh moving forward

25 Aug 2017

The first phase of the Annasruh feedlot that is situated in the Omaheke ...

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FLMs back in full swing in 2017

25 Aug 2017

Meatco’s Farmer Liaison Meetings for communal areas commenced in K...

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Notice: Weekly Fixed Price Contract signing deadline

25 Aug 2017

Producers are hereby informed that the weekly deadline to sign contracts...

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Importance of value addition

18 Aug 2017

Namibia’s Growth at Home Strategy reinforces the importance of acc...

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Nguvauva receives bull from Meatco

18 Aug 2017

Esegiel Nguvauva who was crowned Communal Producer of the Year 2016, rec...

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Fixed Contract Prices

18 Aug 2017

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Weekly Producer Price

18 Aug 2017

For 2017 :21 Aug -27 Aug 2017 (week 34) ...

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Notice: 31 August 2017 D-Day for signing contracts

11 Aug 2017

31 August 2017 is the last signing date for Delivery Agreements for the ...

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Special Delivery Agreement for September 2017

11 Aug 2017

Meatco’s Livestock Procurement Management approved signing of a Sp...

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Kapana cook-off champion crowned

04 Aug 2017

On Saturday 29 July 2017, the third annual Nedbank Kapana cook-off came ...

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Meatco educates staff on job evaluation principles

04 Aug 2017

In 2010, the Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) embarked on a job regr...

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INTRODUCTION OF THE MEATCO FIXED PRICE SLAUGHTER CONTRACT (FPSC)

04 Aug 2017

The beef production industry is an ever-evolving one, thus Meatco n...

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Weaner price increase and its effect on Meatco’s sustainability

28 Jul 2017

The current high weaner price paid for by South African agents at auctio...

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The role of the Agricultural Trade Forum: What is in it for Meatco?

28 Jul 2017

The Agricultural Trade Forum (ATF) was established in 2003 as per sectio...

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Notice: Signing for the 4th contract period

21 Jul 2017

Producers are reminded that the signing of the Delivery Agreement for th...

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NLMC upholds the agricultural industry in Namibia

21 Jul 2017

The National Livestock Marketing Committee (NLMC) through the Meat Board...

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Meatco is still the farmers partner

14 Jul 2017

The 2016 Bureau of Food and Agriculture Policy (BFAP) Outlook Conference...

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Beef consumption trends in Namibia and elsewhere

14 Jul 2017

The rising and steady consumption of beef both locally and international...

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Shelf life product testing at Meatco

07 Jul 2017

Shelf life refers to the use-by date or the length of time that a food i...

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MeatMa exhibits at Omatako Expo

07 Jul 2017

The Otjozondjupa Region hosted the Omatako Expo for the first time from ...

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Inside Meatco Tannery

30 Jun 2017

Meatco’s Okapuka Tannery employs 38 people but the sophisticated a...

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Meatco Foundation empowers farmers in NCA

30 Jun 2017

The Rangeland and Marketing Development Support Action (RMDSP-NCA) facil...

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Meatco Annual Report 2016/17

26 Jun 2017

Please click here for our 2016/2017 Annual Report  ...

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MeatMa part of Nedbank Kapana Cook-off

23 Jun 2017

Through the MeatMa brand, Meatco is involved in the 2017 Nedbank Kapana ...

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Meatco holds stakeholder meeting

23 Jun 2017

On Friday, 16 June 2017 Meatco held a consultative meeting with commerci...

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Stakeholders engagement

16 Jun 2017

Meatco Namibia engaged with stakeholders from various farmer association...

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Grass planning and climate change

16 Jun 2017

The effects of climate change are felt the world over and are especially...

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Importance of agriculture to NDP 5 and Namibia

16 Jun 2017

The agricultural sector is one of the critical segments in the newly int...

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Meatco-produced beef remains of premium value

09 Jun 2017

The Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) is the biggest meat-processing ...

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Meatco Namibia Windhoek Factory appraised

09 Jun 2017

Meatco receiving an A-rating during the annual British Retail Consortium...

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KEITI and EIF visit Meatco

02 Jun 2017

The Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI) throug...

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Top 10 Producers January to April 2017

02 Jun 2017

Top 10 Producers for: January 2017 Names ...

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Progress and expansion of feedlots

26 May 2017

The Meatco Okapuka feedlot has a standing capacity of 9 000 cattle. The ...

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Meatco Board co-opted members appointed

26 May 2017

Dr Diana van Schalkwyk and Mr. Silas Kishi Shakumu have been appointed a...

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Notice: Offloading Protocol at Meatco

19 May 2017

Meatco hereby informs producers that in future before departing, the tra...

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Okakarara Auction Kraal procures great cattle numbers

19 May 2017

Meatco’s permit day initiative for communal areas has gained momen...

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NTF hosts public-private dialogue

19 May 2017

The Namibia Trade Forum (NTF) hosted the first public-private growth str...

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Meatco Okahandja Cold Storage certified top in Africa

12 May 2017

After converting the Okahandja Abattoir into an Export Cold Storage Faci...

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Bonus payment to producers for cattle marketed in the 2016/17 financial year

12 May 2017

Meatco is proud to announce that we will be paying a bonus of 0.75c per ...

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Helena crush pen has positive impact on farmers

05 May 2017

In 2016 Meatco’s social responsibility vehicle, the Meatco Foundat...

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Notice: Third contract signing period

05 May 2017

We would like to remind producers that the last day for signing a delive...

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Notice: Classification and ranking done by number, not by name

28 Apr 2017

Producers are reminded that Meatco’s producer classification and r...

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Deliver only Healthy animals to Meatco

28 Apr 2017

Dr. Kandongo, veterinarian at Meatco urged producers to deliver onl...

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Notice: Ensure movement permits are valid

21 Apr 2017

Meatco informs producers that movement permits must be valid and permits...

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Notice: Contract signings and payouts

13 Apr 2017

Producers have until 31 May 2017 to sign Slaughter Cattle Delivery Agree...

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MEATCO AN AFRICAN INSPIRATION

07 Apr 2017

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has identified Meatco as one...

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Meatco rated highest in four PMR awards

31 Mar 2017

Based on the Namibian survey conducted during September and October 2016...

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Overall impact of the Meatco Comprehensive Health Management Service Project

24 Mar 2017

In December 2014, the Meatco Foundation and its partners implemented the...

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GPS specialist Jason Togher shares his experience at Meatco

24 Mar 2017

Global Protein Solutions (GPS) Operations Specialist: Slaughtering and D...

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Dr Axel Rothauge consults farmers on rangeland management after drought

24 Mar 2017

In most parts of Namibia, February 2017 has been a good rainfall month. ...

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An inside look at Meatco's two Top Producers for 2016

24 Mar 2017

Esegiel Nguvauva recently walked away with the title of Communal Produce...

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Meatco awarded top Producers for 2016

17 Mar 2017

R-L Meatco's Executive: Operations Jannie Breytenbach and Holla...

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MeatMa Independence Special

17 Mar 2017

INDEPENDENCE SPECIAL at MeatMa BONANZA in Oshakati: 10kg boxes Beef Stew...

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Meatco awards Top Producers for 2016

14 Mar 2017

The Meatco Producer of the Year Awards were held on Friday 10 March 2017...

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Ammonia gas leakage Progress update

10 Mar 2017

6) Employees were released on 09 March 2017. Despite the nature of expos...

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Beef measles a concern for operations

10 Mar 2017

Concerns have been raised about the amount of beef measles cases detecte...

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Meatco invests in future veterinarians

09 Mar 2017

Meatco's Manager: Corporate Affairs, Rosa Thobias with NaVSA me...

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Producers share their reasons for delivering cattle to Meatco

06 Mar 2017

“Although on a smaller scale compared to now, I always slaughtered...

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Criteria for the 2017 Meatco Producer Awards

24 Feb 2017

Every year, Meatco recognises and rewards our most consistent and hardwo...

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Meatco still concerned about water levels

24 Feb 2017

The Von Bach dam from the distance    The current...

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Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry reappoints Meatco Board

24 Feb 2017

On 21 February 2017, the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Ho...

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Woermann Brock Becomes a Meatco Client

17 Feb 2017

The Meat Corporation of Namibia launched Meat Marketing Africa (Mea...

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Membership at Meatco

10 Feb 2017

Namibian farmers are encouraged to apply for Meatco membership to build ...

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Notice: Contract signing period

10 Feb 2017

Producers are reminded that the contract signing for the second per...

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Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Namibia visit Meatco

03 Feb 2017

    Delegates from the Iranian Embassy, FLTR- Sey...

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Annasruh Feedlot- creating a marketing platform for weaner production in Omaheke

03 Feb 2017

  The building of feeding pens underway at Annasruh Feedlo...

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Meatco's Business Overview with Ingo Schneider (CFO)

27 Jan 2017

Best wishes for 2017. As the new year is starting I as the Chief Fin...

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Herewith a notice on some of the new faces in our remote offices

20 Jan 2017

  As from Thursday 19 January 2017, Gillie Bassingthwaighte wil...

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Cattle a possible solution to global warming

09 Dec 2016

Over the past few years scientists have focused their attention on rumin...

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Thoughts on the 21st World Meat Congress

09 Dec 2016

The International Meat Secretariats’ (IMS) much-anticipated W...

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Ministry of Agriculture announces new PS appointment

09 Dec 2016

The Minister of Agriculture Water and Forestry, Honourable John Mutorwa,...

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Meatco markets and sales across the globe

02 Dec 2016

The beef industry, being a major exporting entity globally, undergoes co...

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Media Day

25 Nov 2016

Meatco Namibia had their Media day under the theme "Market Diversif...

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Notice: Slaughter line-up for the rest of 2016 and January 2017

25 Nov 2016

2016 has been a demanding year for Meatco’s Operations department ...

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Meatco producer price at a record high

25 Nov 2016

In what has been one of the most challenging years in the history of the...

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Only four days left to sign a Meatco delivery contract for the first delivery contract period of 2017

25 Nov 2016

If you wish to slaughter your animals during the first delivery contract...

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Meatco products in the local market

18 Nov 2016

The MeatMa range is a complete assortment of value-added beef products p...

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Meatco participates in Invest in Namibia Conference 2016

18 Nov 2016

Along with more than 1700 delegates from Namibia and across the globe, M...

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Year-to-date Livestock Statistics

18 Nov 2016

Since Meatco wants to ensure affordability, flexibility, effectiveness a...

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Meatco Namibia participates at Invest in Namibia Conference 2016

11 Nov 2016

  Meatco along with more than 1700 participants from across the...

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Permit day scheduled for Queen Sophia

11 Nov 2016

Meatco will be hosting a permit day on 15 and 16 November 2016 at the Qu...

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Meatco fulfils Norwegian quota for 2016

11 Nov 2016

The Meat Corporation of Namibia filled the Norway export quota of 1...

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Meatco Board Press Release – Okapuka Feedlot

29 Oct 2016

The Meatco Board wishes to inform and reassure the Namibian nation, farm...

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Market Diversification

21 Oct 2016

In business, diversification means branching out into other marketplaces...

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Notice: Contract Premium For 2017 Announced

21 Oct 2016

Every October Meatco announces the contract premium for the coming year,...

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Sustainable cattle production in northern Namibia

14 Oct 2016

The Meatco Foundation embarked on a trip to Rundu in the north of N...

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Weather expectation for 2016/17

14 Oct 2016

The annual SADC rainfall outlook represents a good opportunity for ...

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Meatco donates N$5000 worth of meat to NAFAU

14 Oct 2016

Meatco donated meat products to the value of N$5000 to the Namibian Food...

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Meatco Foundation unveils first Annual Report

23 Sep 2016

The Meatco Foundation – the company’s Corporate Social Inves...

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Water Advisory Council members appointed

23 Sep 2016

In September this year the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (...

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First Consignment Off To Hong Kong

23 Sep 2016

After receiving approval to start exports to Asian markets in May, Meatc...

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Status Quo on Meatco Okapuka Feedlot

23 Sep 2016

DVS Actions: On Friday, 2 September 2016 at 16h30, Meatco was in...

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Animal health, welfare and documentation

07 Oct 2016

Meatco reminds producers of how important it is to adhere to the Animal ...

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Notice: Feedlot discussed at Board level

16 Sep 2016

Meatco Board Chairperson Dr Martha Namundjebu-Tilahun would like to assu...

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Meatco creates networking platform at Okakarara Trade Fair

16 Sep 2016

The annual Okakarara Trade Fair celebrated a decade this year with Meatc...

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Exports to the USA ready to start

16 Sep 2016

12 September 2016 marked the implementation date when Namibia could star...

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A healthy workforce ensures healthy production

16 Sep 2016

The annual medical examination for Tannery personnel took place from 12 ...

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Cannery and Tannery operations running smoothly

16 Sep 2016

2016 has been a fairly busy yet productive year for Meatco’s Canni...

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Mobile Slaughter Unit doing well

16 Sep 2016

Meatco’s Mobile Slaughter Unit (MSU) started operating at Mutambo ...

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Meatco explains new business model to NCA farmers

09 Sep 2016

Meatco Namibia kicked off the second round of communal Farmers Liaison M...

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Meatco feeds vulnerable children in northern Namibia

09 Sep 2016

As part of its corporate responsibility, Meatco donated food to orphans ...

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Meatco Ceo Recognised For Leadership And Dedication

02 Sep 2016

Meatco CEO Adv. Vekuii Rukoro   FLTR: Tim P...

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Meatco Awarded Remainder Of Norway Beef Export Quota

02 Sep 2016

The Meat Board of Namibia has reallocated the rema...

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Indonesian delegation tours Meatco's Windhoek Abattoir

29 Aug 2016

High-ranking diplomats from the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia off...

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Meatco pays courtesy call to governor

15 Sep 2016

Meatco Namibia recently paid a courtesy call to the governor of the Otjo...

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Meatco invests in Omaheke and Otjozondjupa communities

19 Aug 2016

The Meatco Foundation and Unil from Norway undertook an inspection and a...

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Meatco attends 8th Heads of Missions Conference

19 Aug 2016

Current and former Heads of Missions attended a conference at the Namibi...

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Positive outcome from special members meeting

19 Aug 2016

The chairperson of the Board postponed the Meatco special members’...

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Fourth contract signing period

12 Aug 2016

The signing of Delivery Agreements for the fourth contact period that be...

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Notice: Second period contract premium payout and fourth contract signing period

05 Aug 2016

For the second contract period in 2016, which stre...

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Mobile abattoir impresses at first test slaughter

05 Aug 2016

Meatco successfully ran the first test slaughter of the Mobile Slaughter...

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Water saving targets met

12 Aug 2016

Meatco Namibia is constantly adapting to meet the City of Windhoek&rsquo...

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MSU arrives in Windhoek

29 Jul 2016

MSU arrives in Windhoek Meatco’s Mobile Slaughter Unit (MSU) is ...

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Global markets trends and their effect on Meatco

29 Jul 2016

The prevailing subdued global economic climate and the unstable markets ...

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Causes, effects and prevention of Beef Measles

29 Jul 2016

Beef measles (Cysticercus bovis) are grounds for concern in the livestoc...

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Fanie Oosthuizen appointed co-opted Board Member

22 Jul 2016

Born in 1971, Stefanus J. Oosthuizen – better known as Fanie &ndas...

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Meet Meatco's new CFO

22 Jul 2016

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ingo Schneider as Chief Fi...

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Meatco gets ready to start export to the USA

22 Jul 2016

Following Meatco being added to the Federal Register on 13 July 2016 for...

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Meatco Foundation ploughs back into Kunene Region

22 Jul 2016

On 12 July the Meatco Foundation, Meatco’s Corporate Social Respon...

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Meatco Okahandja's current status

22 Jul 2016

Producers are hereby informed that due to the low influx of cattle ...

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Notice: Second period payment & third contract period signing

15 Jul 2016

The second contract period came to an end in June 2016 and the Livestock...

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Meatco hosts numerous factory visits

15 Jul 2016

As Namibia’s leading meat processing and marketing entity, Meatco ...

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Meatco's exports to new markets - current status

08 Jul 2016

  Meatco Namibia Meatco has finally received a...

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Producers Urged To Work Together In Challenging Times

08 Jul 2016

Reinie Rusch, who served as Chairman of the Board from 1988 to 2001, sha...

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Minister Mutorwa and NCA farmers welcome MSU

08 Jul 2016

The recently held Meatco Annual General Meeting (AGM) was graced by the ...

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Meatco still evolving after 30 years

01 Jul 2016

Meatco’s 30th Annual General Meeting took place on Friday 24 June ...

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Meatco Still Going Strong After 30 Years Of Existence

26 Jun 2016

MEDIA RELEASE On 24 June 2016, Meatco held its 30th Annual General M...

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Meatco to re-strategise following import suspension from SA

17 Jun 2016

On 7 June 2016, the Directorate of Veterinary Services (DVS) through the...

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Meatco's IT department focus on customer service

10 Jun 2016

Whether your customers are external companies or internal (other employe...

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Meatco donates fully equipped food trailer to Lebensschule in Rehoboth

10 Jun 2016

The Meatco Foundation handed over a fully equipped food trailer to the L...

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Corporate Affairs team dazzles judges with their hospitality at NAU Braai

03 Jun 2016

The NAU Agri-Braai – previously known as the Meatco National Braai...

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Medical quality standards for Meatco Clinic

03 Jun 2016

Meatco clinic recently joined the PharmAccess Foundation’s SafeCar...

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Notice: Delivering animals to Meatco

27 May 2016

1. Offloading times Producers are remi...

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Cattle returned to farms: a loss for Producers and Meatco

27 May 2016

The number of cattle sent back to their farm of origin due to invalid or...

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NOTICE: MEATCO ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING SCHEDULED FOR 24 JUNE 2016

20 Jun 2016

As per Section 14 (8) of Meatco Act 1 of 2001, notice is hereby giv...

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Meatco Okapuka Feedlot resumes business

20 May 2016

Following investigations, including the collection of urine and fee...

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Co-opted Board Member Appointed

13 May 2016

Mr. Edwin Dennis Beukes has been appointed as a Co-Opted Board Member of...

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Meet our Bursary Students

13 May 2016

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Status of exports to China

06 May 2016

The Certification and Accreditation Administration (CNCA) of the People&...

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Roads Authority responds to farmers request for Brakwater weighbridge exemption

29 Apr 2016

As from 21 April 2016, all animal-carrying trucks are exempt from daily ...

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Standard Operating Procedures at Permit Days

29 Apr 2016

Meatco regularly conducts Assembly or Permit Days in communal areas. Thi...

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Meatco uses only 1.29% of Windhoek's water every year

22 Apr 2016

Dam levels are reaching critically low levels and the City of Windhoek h...

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Meatco engages farmers in first round of Liaison Meetings

22 Apr 2016

Topics discussed at the FLMs: 1. Temporary Closure of Okapuka Feedlot ...

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Future food scientists visit Meatco

18 Apr 2016

A delegation of Food and Science technology 3rd year students from th...

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Communal Producer of the Year receives Simmentaler bull worth N$35 000

18 Apr 2016

More commonly known as the secretary-general of the National Union of Na...

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Meatco Bursary Scheme

18 Apr 2016

As a responsible corporate citizen, Meatco has again allocated funds to ...

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Tasting the future

11 Apr 2016

Canning recently held a “blind tasting” to get feedback from...

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Notice:Reminder on 90/40 day validity

24 Mar 2016

Producers are reminded that th...

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Farmer Liaison Meetings for Meatco producers

24 Mar 2016

Meatco will once again commence with its Farmers Liaison Meetings (FLMs)...

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Notice: No truck washing at Okahandja Abattoir

22 Mar 2016

Producers and transporters are reminded that the O...

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Delegation from NCA visits Meatco's Windhoek Factory

22 Mar 2016

On 10 March 2016 cooperatives from the Northern Communal Area (NCA) visi...

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Three PMR Diamond Arrow Awards for Meatco

17 Mar 2016

The 2016 Professional Management Review (PMR) Africa Awards were held on...

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Producer of the Year Winner Celebratory speech

17 Mar 2016

“Honourable Minister Master of Ceremonies Dear Ms Namundjebo-T...

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Comprehensive Health Management Services and Outreach Project

26 Feb 2016

Through the Meatco Foundation and with the support of the Namibia Employ...

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Meatco partners with Hollard for POYA

19 Feb 2016

Meatco is pleased to announce the recent signing of a multi-year sponsor...

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MEATCO National BraaiI Becomes NAU'S National Event

19 Feb 2015

The annual Meatco National Braai will be held under the auspices of Nati...

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Meatco's new business model for the NCAs

19 Feb 2016

The Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) is about to launch a new busine...

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One Africa interviews Meatco as the overall winner in the DBN Large Enterprise Category

30 Oct 2015

by: Robert Scott — Following veterinary restrictions imposed by ...

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Parliament and Home Affairs visit Meatco

07 Mar 2015

Meatco welcomed the Parliamentary Committee on Economics and Public Admi...

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Livestock procurement hands over to Sandveld Kindergarden

23 Oct 2015

As part of the Staff Social Project (SSP), the Liv...

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How effective is the VCF in controlling animal movements

23 Oct 2015

The establishment of the veterinary cordon fence (VCF) in the 1960s was ...

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Saving water remains a priority

23 Oct 2015

Since Meatco realises the importance of saving water, the corporation ha...

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Beef producer prices to be seen in perspective

16 Oct 2015

This article aims to provide context and substance around the debate and...

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The economic effects of a water shortage on the meat industry

16 Oct 2015

The current drought and water shortage experienced across Namibia paints...

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Meatco is recognised at the large enterprise of the year

09 Oct 2015

Meatco was the overall winner in the Large Enterprise category at The Go...

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Meatco response to an article carried by The Namibian newspaper titled,

07 Mar 2015

The purpose of this media response is to provide more factual informatio...

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Meatco supports agricultural trade shows

17 Sep 2015

Meatco continues to engage with farmers at every level at the agricultur...

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Namibia returns from FILDA Exhibition

17 Sep 2015

Delegates from the Namibian meat industry and the Ministry of Industrial...

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The world's largest consumer market opens its doors for Namibian beef

17 Sep 2015

The Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, Honourable John Mutorwa...

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New Feedlot construction at Gobabis to Boost the Cattle Town

17 Sep 2015

Meatco has plans to develop and operate a feedlot on the farm Annasruh l...

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MEATCO CHAIRPERSON ANNOUNCED AT AGM THAT GOVERNMENT WILL TAKE 30% IN FORM OF EQUITY AT MEATCO OWNERSHIP

29 Jun 2015

Meatco held its 29th Annual General Meeting (AGM) this Friday on, 26 Jun...

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Meatma to be launched in Oshakati on 03 July 2015

19 Jun 2015

Meatma is spreading its wings, with the latest branch to open in Oshakat...

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Farmers happy with Meatco's engagement at liaison meetings

02 Jun 2015

Meatco CEO, Adv Vekuii Rukoro met with farmers in the Okakarara Constitu...

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Meatco hosts Media Open Season Day

28 May 2015

Speakers at Meatco’s Open Season From Left to Right:  Es...

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Meatco CEO calls on Farmers to Slaughter

11 May 2015

Meatco, early in the year met with Livestock Producers Organisation...

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Meatco recognises long service employees

29 Apr 2015

The Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) honoured its long service emplo...

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Okahandja farmers' association wins Meatco National Braai 2015

01 Apr 2015

Okahandja farmers’ association wins Meatco National Braai 2...

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Launching the Livestock and Meat Industry Common Vision

01 Apr 2015

Launching the Livestock and Meat Industry Common Vision On ...

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Windhoek and Okahandja plants to operate simultaneously

01 Apr 2015

Windhoek and Okahandja plants to operate simultaneously Her...

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Meatco scoops three PMR Africa Awards

11 Feb 2015

Meatco Scoops three PMR Africa Awards The Meat Corpora...

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MEATMA Donates To City Of Windhoek Shoe Box Project

11 Feb 2015

Meatco, through its MEATMA brand, donated boxes of boerewors and burger ...

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MEATMA Launches Second Store

07 Mar 2015

MEATMA launched its second store in Okahandja last week Friday. Meatco c...

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MEATCO Launches MEATMA

11 Feb 2015

Meatco has launched a new brand of products onto the Namibian market cal...

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MEATCO Helps Communal Producers Improve Cattle Quality

11 Feb 2015

Foundation – recently allocated 13 bulls to farmers from different...

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An Overview Of The Financial Year 2013/2014

11 Feb 2015

The Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) held its Annual General Meeting...

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MEATCO Concerned BY Witvlei Statements

11 Feb 2015

Meatco has a duty to act in the best interest of all Namibian farme...

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MEATCO Acquires Stake In International Protein Trading Company

11 Feb 2015

Meatco achieved another milestone by recently acquiring 25% shareholding...

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New Upgrades at Abattoirs Increase Efficiency

11 Feb 2015

After some months of rotational slaughter, both Meatco’s Windhoek ...

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Update On The EPA

11 Feb 2015

A delegation from the European Commission (EC) visited Meatco&rsquo...

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Unified Agriculture The Way Forward

07 Mar 2015

During his address at the National Namibian Famers’ Union congress...

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MEATCO Strategies Fall In Place Earlier Than Expected

11 Feb 2015

Meatco once again finds itself in a very unique position where imme...

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Hochfeld Farmers Association Is 2014 MEATCO National braai champions

11 Feb 2015

The Hochfeld Farmers Association is the 2014 winner of the Meatco N...

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MEATCO and employees conclude wage negotiations for 2014 and 2015

11 Feb 2015

Meatco Namibia Management and NAFAU concluded the wage negotiation ...

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MEATCO WINS EXPORTER OF THE YEAR AT SADC QUALITY AWARDS

11 Feb 2015

Meatco has won the prestigious SADC Exporter of the Year Award in the ca...

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Danish Coop Believes Namibian Farmers Have Bright Future

11 Feb 2015

In future Namibia has the potential to be amongst the major global playe...

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MEATCO GIVES BREEDING BULLS TO OMURAMBA COMMUNITY

07 Feb 2015

Meatco, through its Corporate Social Investment vehicle, the Meatco Foun...

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MEATCO Foundation Supports Sustainable Production

11 Feb 2015

The Meatco Foundation is the organisation’s&nb...

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NORWAY Quota Allocation Leads to Increased Prices For Producers

11 Feb 2015

Meatco has increased its average producer price with N$3,62 per kil...

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European Union Members Of Parliament Visit MEATCO

11 Feb 2015

A delegation of members from the European Union (EU) Parliament vis...

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MEATCO receives national quality award

11 Feb 2015

Meatco won 1st place at the Namibian Standards Institute (NSI) for ...

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MEATCO hands over government cans for drought relief

11 Feb 2015

Meatco was tasked to slaughter and process a total of 105 cattle pr...

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MEATCO and NAFAU sign agreement on non-renewal fixed-term contracts

11 Feb 2015

Meatco and the Namibia Food and Allied Workers’ Union (NAFAU) sign...

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First Permit Day South of the VCF a success

11 Feb 2015

Meatco, in collaboration with the Orutumbu Farmers Association proc...

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Government and MEATCO join hands for drought relief

11 Feb 2015

Meatco slaughtered a total of 113 cattle provided by the Government for ...

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Ministry Of Trade And Industry Promotes MEATCO

11 Feb 2015

All Meatco’s products which are...

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MEATCO Board Nominations Announced

11 Feb 2015

Meatco this week sent out the nominations, from its members and emp...

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Meatco CEO urges Producers to honour their delivery agreements

07 Mar 2016

While the beef industry provides food and a livelihood to thousands of p...

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Meatco is recognised at the large enterprise of the year

09 Jan 2015

Meatco was the overall winner in the Large Enterprise category at The Go...

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The economic effects of a water shortage on the meat industry

16 Jan 2015

The current drought and water shortage experienced across Namibia paints...

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Beef producer prices to be seen in perspective

16 Oct 2015

This article aims to provide context and substance around the debate and...

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How effective is the VCF in controlling animal movements

23 Oct 2015

The establishment of the veterinary cordon fence (VCF) in the 1960s was ...

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Livestock procurement hands over to Sandveld Kindergarden

23 Oct 2015

As part of the Staff Social Project (SSP), the Livestock Procurement Dep...

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Parliament and Home Affairs visit Meatco

30 Oct 2015

Meatco welcomed the Parliamentary Committee on Economics and Public Admi...

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One Africa interviews Meatco as the overall winner in the DBN Large Enterprise Category

30 Oct 2015

by: Robert Scott — Following veterinary restrictions imposed by ...

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Media Day at Okapuka Feedlot

02 Dec 2015

Meatco recently hosted the media day at the Okapuka Feedlot under the th...

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