Bonsmara

Bonsmara

a red breed of beef cattle bred in South Africa from Africander, Shorthorn and Hereford breeds.
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A successful information day and auction was presented by Bonsmara breeders and Agra last week at the Agra auction facilities in Otjiwarongo.
It is stated that the ambitious project, being piloted at four Engen service stations at Jan Jonker, Bonsmara, Eureka and Klingenberg in Windhoek, Namibia and will be introduced in phases in Tanzania, Botswana, Ghana, Democratic Republic of Congo and Kenya.
Ndlovu T, Chimonyo M, Muchenje V Monthly changes in body condition scores and internal parasite prevalence in Nguni, Bonsmara and Angus steers raised on sweetveld.
Al igual que en otros estudios, no se registraron diferencias entre individuos de 4 y 6 dientes (22), siendo nuestros valores similares a los informados por algunos autores (3) y superiores a los obtenidos por otros en novillos cruza Bonsmara x Beefmaster (2).
Evaluation of Bonsmara and Belmont Red cattle breeds in South Africa.
2001), que analisando amostras de carne de machos inteiros Bonsmara e Nguni encontraram valores entre 1,77 e 1,90 |am.
Research indicates that the indigenous 'Sanga' and Sanga-derived breeds (tropically adapted breeds such as the Nguni, Afrikaner, Tuli, Bonsmara and Belmont Red) are comparable to high performing British breeds for traits such as reproduction and meat quality, when reared under good commercial conditions,' Burrow says.
Weeks focused on oxpeckers riding a herd of 22 Bonsmara oxen in Zimbabwe.
Meat quality of Nguni, Bonsmara and Aberdeen Angus steers raised on natural pasture in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Earlier in March, the Meatco Foundation allocated two Bonsmara stud bulls to the Omuramba communal farming community in the Kunene Region.
Tick susceptibility and its effects on growth performance and carcass characteristics of Nguni, Bonsmara and Angus steers raised on natural pasture.