Communal sector requests state assistance 

Bonita Francis
 November 23, 2017
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Communal woolgrowers farming with sheep in the Province of Legends are struggling with major threats such as stock and wool theft, predation and stray dogs, bio-security and climate change, which is producing severe droughts.  "Only by standing together and with government's assistance, can these challenges be faced", a spokesperson said. 


Article following the annual congress of the Eastern Cape Communal Woolgrowers' Association (ECCWGA), held on 24 August 2017 in Idutywa. 


Read full article as appeared in the Wool Farmer


Lawrence Maduna, 2016/17 Chairman's report 








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