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Why I will not “vaccine” mandate my staff.

Why I will not “vaccine” mandate my staff.

Some South African companies are now threatening their staff with the “no jab, no job” choice. Herewith why my employees will never have to face that choice. First, I believe that every person has medical sovereignty. It is their decision what medical interventions they choose for themselves. It is not the choice of their employer […]

Cooking with PJ Vadas: Farmer Angus Beef Burger

Cooking with PJ Vadas: Farmer Angus Beef Burger

The Farmer Angus burger 4 x farmer Angus beef patties 4 x Vadas burger buns 2 tomatoes sliced 2 large gherkins sliced 8 fresh leaves of baby cos lettuce 2 onions sliced 0live oil Salt 160g grated Klein Rivier Havarti Cheddar   Remove patties from the fridge about an hour before cooking so it comes […]

Inspired by Nobuyuki Tsujii – watch below

Inspired by Nobuyuki Tsujii – watch below

I have been trying to play the piano for the last 8 years. I now know how hard it is. Not only does this guy, in my humble opinion, play with supreme command of line and tone, he is blind. Herewith an excerpt from a performance of his in March of this year. It is […]

Friends and family – Our cattle trader, Jamie Berger

Friends and family – Our cattle trader, Jamie Berger

Jamie Berger has been the man behind the scenes of our beef business for many years. Amongst other skills he trades in cattle and so has been selecting the best grass fed beef that we can find to finish their lives on our farm. For any cattle needs please email Jamie here or phone him […]

Our latest product is available nationwide. Pure beef burgers.

Our latest product is available nationwide. Pure beef burgers.

This is what you want to look for. Healthier food priced at a discount to the unhealthy/environment destroying product. Regenerative agriculture gets another boost from Checkers. On the shelves as per photo below. With the nationwide rollout of the Farmer Angus Grass Fed beef burger patties the Shoprite/Checkers group has given a big shot in […]

How regenerative agriculture can feed South Africa.

How regenerative agriculture can feed South Africa.

The only way to feed the 9 billion by 2050 is to produce our food conventionally. In other words we must tolerate caged animal agriculture and soil destructive, pesticide heavy grain growing methods. This is the great lie that is so ubiquitous you can ask anyone how to feed the world and they will repeat […]

Restructuring our beef business

Restructuring our beef business

The Farmer Angus Beef business is undergoing many changes. As you know Covid-19 has caused havoc across the globe and with the hospitality sector being the most affected, we’ve had to reconsider the way forward. We are implementing a restructuring process as of today. January has been a disaster with sales just  62% of what […]

7,101 tonnes of CO2 sequestered on our farm since 2017

7,101 tonnes of CO2 sequestered on our farm since 2017

You can directly influence climate change by choosing what you eat. Ecologically things just keep getting better on our farm. The most comprehensive measure of whether you are farming regeneratively or destructively (there is no middle ground in farming) is what is happening to the carbon in your soils. You can buy some or all […]

The Pope of regenerative agriculture is coming to South Africa!!!

The Pope of regenerative agriculture is coming to South Africa!!!

It is impossible to describe how exciting it is that Joel Salatin is coming to do two workshops on our farm early next year. He is the reason that I am farming. I have already started practicing deep breathing so that I can be calm around him. You can take your pick from any of […]