Farmer's Weekly (South Africa)
8 to 9 May, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape and Limpopo
The Cape Parrot Big Birding Day is an annual event aimed at saving one of South Africa’s most endangered bird species, the Cape parrot ( Poicephalus robustus). Volunteers in KwaZulu-Natal, the Eastern Cape and Limpopo are encouraged to take part in the morning and evening activities, which involve counting Cape parrot numbers in the wild. This information will be used in research to help further protect this indigenous bird species.
Wor kshops and Expos 10 to 12 may
IPPS Annual Conference, Strand Beach Resort, Port Edward. Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 021 982 2872.
19 to 21 July
UN Food Systems Pre-Summit, Rome, Italy. Visit un.org/en/ food-systems-summit.
28 to 29 July
Aquaponics and Smart Greenhouse Technology Conference, Radisson Blu Hotel, Sandton. Email Connie Mamabolo at email@example.com, or phone her on 011 862 4001.
Courses and training 7 to 9 may
Beekeeping, Honeywood Farm, Heidelberg. Phone Honeywood Farm on 083 270 4035.
8, 15 and 22 may
Introduction to Garden Design, Irene School of Garden Design, Irene. Visit gardendesignschool.co.za.
11 may to 4 july
EcoTracker Course: Animal Monitoring, Karongwe, Pridelands and Selati game reserves. Email Terry Gouws at firstname.lastname@example.org.
12 to 14 may
Broiler and Layer Course, Pretoria. Phone AgriSkills Transfer on 012 460 9585, or email email@example.com.
Cattle Pregnancy Awareness, Gauteng. Phone Lily Rothman on 078 546 7985.
13 to 26 may
Commercial Aquaponics, Ichthys Farm, Midrand. Email Itchthys Aquaponics at firstname.lastname@example.org.
19 to 21 may
Plant Production, Groenkloof, Pretoria. Phone AgriSkills Transfer on 012 460 9585, or email email@example.com.
24 to 27 may
Tilapia Farming Workshop, Muldersdrift. Email Clare Fincham at firstname.lastname@example.org.
27 to 29 may
Cattle Embryo Transfer, George. Phone Lily Rothman on 078 546 7985.
impor tanT Dates 10 to 11 may
Northern Cape Sheep Dog Association of South Africa Dog Trials, Upington. Phone Jas Liebenberg on 082 579 3861.
Email Prof Colleen Downs at email@example.com.
Hex Valley Heritage Farm Fair, Karoo1 Hotel Village. Email Melanie Esterhuyse at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit hexrivervalley.co.za.
22 to 24 june
Africa Agri Tech 2021, Sun Arena, Pretoria. Email Pula Dippenaar at az.oc.irga-acirfa@alup.
Cancelled 28 May to 6 June
Royal Show, Pietermaritzburg. Visit royalshow.co.za.
Pos tpone d 22 to 24 june 2022
(ORIGI NAL DAT E: 7 to 9 april 2021)
Agbiz Congress, Sun City. Visit agbiz.co.za/congress/about-the-congress.
17 to 20 August
(or iginal date: 11 to 14 May)
Nampo Harvest Day, Nampo Park, Bothaville. Visit grainsa.co.za.
11 to 14 no vember
(or iginal date: 25 to 28 marc h)
The Cannabis Expo, GrandWest, Cape Town. Email The Cannabis Expo at info@TheCannabisExpo.co.za.