Prevented death during predator attack

“We are located against the town area and often experience problems with stock theft, but especially with stray dogs. If a sheep’s behaviour is abnormal, as in the case of an attack by such dogs, FarmRanger sends an alarm in real time to my cell phone. I can then see exactly in which herd the […]

Recovered 45 stolen sheep during theft incident

Farming close to the Lesotho border, he confirms that all farmers in the area endure high levels of stock theft on a daily basis which is why he decided to purchase a FarmRanger collar in July last year. Mjoli describes how FarmRanger came to his rescue on Thursday, 23 April 2020. “The alarm on my […]

Reduced the annual total loss of stolen cattle

“Stock theft incidents have increased exponentially with the influx of people to the mines. We lost 86 cattle over a two year period,” she says. The Hiemstra’s then approached FarmRanger for a solution. “Our herds are relatively small as we farm only with stud animals. We currently have eight active FarmRanger collars and use one […]

FarmRanger verminder risiko van stoetery

Veediefstal het ‘n beduidende impak op Du Toit se stoetery wat geskoei is op genetiese vordering. “As ‘n ooi of ram gesteel word is die verlies in genetika en die teelwaarde van daardie dier ontsaglik vir my.” Hy verduidelik dat hulle noukeurige rekords hou van al hul diere vir die afgelope 50 jaar. Dit sluit […]

Puik diens steun onmisbare produk

Sy boer met  tussen 150 en 200 koeie en kalwers (afhangend van die tyd van die jaar) in die Lothair-distrik van Mpumalanga, terwyl haar broer Karel, in die Bronkhorstspruit-omgewing ook met beeste boer. As voorbeeld van FarmRanger se goeie diens vertel Rajchrt dat Philip Lötter haar geskakel en laat weet het dat ‘n nuwe nekband […]

Gesteelde stoetramme teruggekry met FarmRanger

“Ek kon op die Google-kaart sien dat die skaap met die nekband langs die grondpad loop en toe met ‘n sigsaglyn deur die grensdraad en na ‘n ander kamp beweeg. Ek het ons Plaaswag in kennis gestel en die GPS-koördinate aan hulle verskaf. Die veediewe is maklik opgespoor, met nagsigtoerusting dopgehou en gearresteer nadat die […]

The best investment you’ll ever make

I run an integrated livestock and crop operation on his farm, Libanon, near Viljoenskroon. For 10 years, FarmRanger has warned me every time there has been a problem with my sheep. Using it allows me to be alert and proactive. With just one collar needed for every 450 sheep, FarmRanger enables me to check on […]