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DEVELOPING ANIMAL AGRICULTURE INTEREST GROUP SA SOCIETY FOR ANIMAL SCIENCE
The Annual Symposium of the SASAS Developing Animal Agriculture Interest Group

3 6 JULY 2006

VENUE:
KARAKUL RESEARCH STATION
Upington, Northern Cape


ACCOMODATION:
School Hostels


THEME:
An integrated approach to community empowerment through livestock


REGISTRATION FEE:
FULL REGISTRATION: R 450 (including accommodation)
OWN ACCOMODATION: Please make own arrangements
DAILY REGISTRATION FEE: R 200
STUDENT FEES: R 400


REGISTRATION:
Please complete the
Reply Form and send it to
Thinus Jonker or
Heleen Els


INVITATION:
You are cordially invited to attend the annual symposium in Upington, Northern Cape. You are invited to present a short paper or poster either on a subject relevant to the theme or on any production related issue that you would like to communicate on.
Sessions include:
Conservation projects
Indigenous animal husbandry
Community empowerment programmes
Small ruminants
Aquaculture

Basic accommodation and breakfast are included in the registration fees. Delegates must provide their own bedding and towels. Those wanting to make their own accommodation arrangements must please inform the organizing committee. Delegates are responsible for their own transport to the Northern Cape. Please note that the accommodation is 14km from the conference venue.

Please note that the registration fee includes accommodation, lunches, teas and all evening functions. Membership fee for one year is also included.

Those wishing to present short papers can submit electronic or diskette copies for inclusion in the proceedings at a later stage. You need therefore only prepare your slides, transparencies or powerpoint presentations for the symposium. Please complete the attached reply form and fax it to the organising committee on or before the 31st of May 2006.

We look forward to meeting you and appreciate your active participation

Keith Ramsay
Chairperson: SASAS DAAIG


ABSTRACTS:
Contributing abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee and published in the conference proceedings.


THINGS TO DO OR PLACES TO VISIT:

Augrabies Waterfalls and river rafting
Oranjerivier Kelders
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

For more information contact :

FACT, H. Els, Private Bag X04, ONDERSTEPOORT, 0110, SOUTH AFRICA
Tel: +27 12 529 8463
Fax: +27 12 529 8315
Cell: 083 478 1940
E-mail: heleen.els@up.ac.za