In partnership with Mabutsane DWNP, CCB hosted a farmer’s workshop for Samane villagers and surrounding areas at Moleleme cattle post on the 13th August 2015, which was well received with over 150 participants. All invited stakeholders honored the invitation and shared with participants their various institutions activities. Objectives of the workshop was to connect government, NGO’s, private, farmers, individuals to discuss issues surrounding livestock management, wildlife conservation and techniques suitable to control predators and live harmoniously with them. The platform gave participants a chance to ask burning questions they had on issues of optimizing livestock production through proper husbandry, correct identification of predators, stock theft in the region, the use of livestock guarding dogs, drug and substance abuse, livestock health issues and traceability, management of veld fires, bird conservation and PAC overview and compensation procedures. The day was packed with presentations, questions and comments from all, which in the end made it all successful.
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