UOE TRIP ONE DAY 6.3 THE HISTORIAN CYRIL HROMNIK ON WHO WHERE IN SOUTH AFRICA

In what I’m saying about Africa, I want to say it in true historical terminology, because we have lots of artificial terminologies, created in recent years. The Khung are the oldest people that we know, south of the equator in Africa. It is possible that they lived all the way to Ethiopia and Sudan, but […]

UOE TRIP ONE DAY 6.1 DAWN HERDING

What happens even to very free range animals. These animals have been together all their lives in the outdoors. They have now been separated and call out to each other. They sense that it is Goodbye. The farmer discusses pasture rotation. We see hundreds of animals being sold as meat. Some of them come from […]

DAY 6 – ANIMAL FARMING 2

The lambs get tattoed in their ear from stock theft and legal purposes but that’s the only intervention. For stud cattle that option is also allowed. The lambs have never been dosed or treated. They have just been sucking on their mothers, and are now being weaned. They received some funding to buy plant material and […]

DAY 6 – ANIMAL FARMING 1

How do we keep animals in a way that is humane and good for the planet? I’ve had a lot of experience way back with industrial dairy cows and livestock and so on. I can absolutely see the difference in the livestock between what I was experienced there and what are we doing here. There […]

DAY 6 – PROJECT MANAGEMENT 2

“This morning we spoke about the principles and methodologies in project management. I’ve also spoken about the fact that there is going to be a  paradigm shift. In there near future, you will probably see in all kinds of courses, a shift away from the linear processes to a more hybrid approach that brings the […]

DAY 6 – PROJECT MANAGEMENT 1

The team visits Deidre Loubser, one of South Africa’s top Project Management Lecturers. Project Management is very important for people who are planning to utilise the knowledge that they’re getting from all the other lectures in order to save the planet because it is the essentials for anything to happen. “Today we are talking about different […]