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  • Highest price R80 000Highest price R80 000 picture

    At Konsortium-Merino's 30th sale, 18 February 2016, this ram fetched the highest price ever paid for a Konsortium ram: R80 000.

  • Better SA record at 32nd saleBetter SA record at 32nd sale picture

    At Konsortium-Merino's 32nd production sale all 353 rams were sold at an average of R8 418 to better their current SA record for turnover to R2 971 400.

  • Invest in ewe unitsInvest in ewe units picture

    Buy Konsortium-Merino ewe units. It is a safe investment in livestock, without having to be involved in the administration thereof...

  • Changing gears from price taker to price maker


    Prof. Eckart Kassier predicted in 1994 there would only be 30 000 farmers on the land by 2014. Back then, many farmers thought he had lost it, but today that is all we are. Decline is inevitable unless...

  • Faith like woolFaith like wool picture

    Angus Buchan, parading his 100% proudly South African, Konsortium-Merino wool jacket, with joy.

  • From sheep to shop


    Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving...

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Konsortium offers more

For an annual fee of just R6 per ewe, the Konsortium Company provides a comprehensive service and safety net for its farmers. This includes:

  • top Merino genetics;
  • a 10% discount on all Konsortium-Merino rams bought;
  • Konsortium expertise, which should have a positive impact on finances;
  • advice regarding ewe and ram selection and the management of the flock;
  • monitoring progress by means of a simple computer programme, which measures the performance of the flock so that farmers can keep track of their production and improvement;
  • a reputable, quality brand earning you premium prices;
  • the marketing of approved ewes under the Konsortium-Merino brand;
  • the marketing of wool under the brand; and
  • the marketing of meat under the brand.

All wool farmers are welcome to make use of the Konsortium advisory service. The contract is completely voluntary and is renewed annually.

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