Namibia explores technology to protect game

The Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) has begun exploring innovative ways to protect its wildlife assets. The MET is working with international partners such as the Wildlife Crime Technology Project of the WWF-US to facilitate the use of the...

Game Ranching Beats The JSE!

According to an article by Antoinette Slabbert in Moneyweb, game ranching yields better returns than the JSE. The South African game industry’s annual turnover has grown from R62 million to R864 million over the last ten years, as measured by game and livestock...

Death Sentence for Zimbabwean Game Ranger

The death sentence issued to Zimbabwean game ranger Maxwell Borwa has been making headlines. The deceased had apparently been a member of a poaching and trafficking cartel which operated between the small town of Norton outside Harare and the Gokwe area. Zimbabwe...

Game Prices Fetched

June 2013 (Xtreme Auction) Species Female Avg Male Avg Blesbok, common R 1,179 R 1,900 Blesbok, copper R 260,000 Blesbok, yellow R 57,000 Bontebok R 35,000 Buffalo R 160,000 Eland, Cape R 6,000 Eland, Livingstone R 42,400 Eland, white R 40,000 Gemsbok, common R 3,800...

Game Animals of the World

Title: Book Review Game Animals of the World Author: Chris and Mathilde Stuart ISBN-978-0-620-51544-3 (Standard Edition Hardcover) Suggested Retail Price: $85.00 Reviewed by: David Tetzlaff , P.O. Box 470309 , Lake Monroe, FL 32747 E-mail: dtfiretiger@gmail.com Phone:...