Bonsmara

Bonsmara

a red breed of beef cattle bred in South Africa from Africander, Shorthorn and Hereford breeds.
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Muchenje V, Dzama K, Chimonyo M, Raats JG and PE Strydom Meat quality of Nguni, Bonsmara and Aberdeen Angus steers raised on natural pasture in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
A successful information day and auction was presented by Bonsmara breeders and Agra last week at the Agra auction facilities in Otjiwarongo.
Tick susceptibility and its effects on growth performance and carcass characteristics of Nguni, Bonsmara and Angus steers raised on natural pasture.
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).
Breed effect on live weight and carcass traits were also reported in Simmentaler cross, Bonsmara cross and Nguni steers raised on natural sweet veld pastures and slaughtered at 18 or 30 months of age in the arid subtropics of South Africa (du Plessis and Hoffman, 2007).
A genetic analysis of post-weaning feedlot performance and profitability in Bonsmara cattle Genet Mol Res 2009; 25; 8(1):179-96.
Evaluation of Bonsmara and Belmont Red cattle breeds in South Africa.