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The northern Free State hosts friendly auction

Cold adapted animals popular amongst buyers Kroon Stud Wild is known for the group’s positioning For all game farmers, big or small, new or established. Other attributes one can ascribe to them is hospitable and friendly, with the best boerewors rolls in the business. And their 2017 auction? A roaring success, judging from the many […]

The big yellow machine rolls on

Magnificent quality demands great prices at 12th Stud Game Breeders auction What a day. With Zebula Golf Estate and Spa in the Bela-Bela district decked out in the distinctive Stud Game Breeders yellow, complete with quality imported yellow spotter shirts worn by Wildswinkel auction staff, the cream of the game industry game together in a […]

Benchmark auction breathes life into auction season

A successful auction for Benchmark Game Breeders turns sentiment positive Like all markets, sentiment plays a major role in the perceptions of buyers and sellers. It was with great anticipation that a large crowd gathered at Castle de Wildt near Modimolle for the Benchmark Game Breeders auction. What will happen to quality animals with amazing […]

Bona Bona hosts Xtreme auction

Quality auction held near Wolmaransstad The 151 items on sale at the 2017 edition of the Xtreme Wildlife Group auction offered discerning buyers great buying opportunities, such as for the new owner of a young Zambian sable bull, son of50 4⁄8″ Charlie  that was bought for R450 000. Other sable prices were market related, with […]

Bobaas auction true to its name

Third Wildswinkel bosveld auction for 2017 delivers R14m The talk in the quality game industry is that the new Wildswinkel Voere business is performing well. Its niche is providing quality branded feed mixes for specific species. The core brand is named the Bobaas range, referring to its high quality characteristics. The feed is packaged in […]

A first for Namibia

Namibian game breeders flock to first-ever Groot Namibië Wildveiling The large farms in the Gobabis district of Namibia south of Windhoek are well known for their premium export-quality cattle and beef. Brahman is a favourite breed. But these astute farmers also know their game. Kudu, gemsbok, wildebeest and other species roam the wide open plains, […]

The Kalahari mesmerizes

Atmospheric auction amongst red dunes The second Wildswinkel Kalahari auction was such a success, this auction is sure to become a regular annual event on the game breeding calendar. This year Loch Broom Paradys proved to be the perfect location for a real Kalahari auction met gees. Breeders from far and wide supported an auction […]

Legendary auction

Wildlife Legacy auction proves popular Sollie Potgieter, chairman of Wildlife Legacy kicked off proceedings at the second Wildlife Legacy auction at the Wildswinkel auction venue near Bela-Bela with an impassioned plea for donations to assist Knysna fire victims. The game industry opened its heart and raised a remarkable R1 598 000 for this worthy cause. […]

Warm winter auction at Thaba Manzi

Bloodline Africa auction delivers good results The cream of the game industry gathered on a sunny winter morning for the Bloodline Africa 2017 auction held at the always impressive auction venue at Thaba Manzi. The excellent lots on auction delivered on the pre-auction hype, with the total auction turnover a satisfactory R22m. Businessman and game […]