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Botswana College of Agriculture
Private Bag 0027
Gaborone, Botswana
Phone: +267 - 3650100
Fax: +267 - 3928753
www . bca . bw
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University of Botswana
NFTRC
Botswana Government

Crops

Dairy

Lifestock

Staff

Activities


The College Farm was formed as a result of the transformation of the College into a parastatal organization in 1991.



Beef cattle in ranches

A herd of 130 heads consist of two groups: Tuli cattle and Brahman cross. Cattle management is based on internally developed program which connect traditional management under ranching condition with the latest technologies. Example include cattle identification system which is based on microchip.
Tswana Goats and Sheep

These are indigenous breeds well adapted to local harsh environmental conditions. The mixed flock consists of 168 breeding goats and 43 ewes
Ostriches

To keep pace with growing interests in Ostrich meat production, BCA Farm is venturing into ostrich production through research and student enterprise projects.

Pigs

The College maintains a piggery demonstration unit with large white, Landrace and Durock breeds. The unit is capable of rearing 150 growing pigs annually.

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An Associate Institution of the University of Botswana established through Act of Parliament No. 9 of 1991