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June 15, 2020

BARUAKGOMO BA ZONE 2B LE 2C BA KA SIMOLOLA GO TSAYA DIKHOUTARA (QUOTAS)

Ba matlhabelo a BMC ko Maun ba itsise baruakgomo ba kgaolo ya Zone 2B le 2C, gore ba ka simolola go tla go tsaya dikhoutara (quotas) tsa go isa dikgomo…
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March 26, 2020

BOTSWANA MEAT COMMISSION (BMC) ADOPTS ADDITIONAL PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES IN VIEW OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Date: 26th March 2020 BOTSWANA MEAT COMMISSION (BMC) ADOPTS ADDITIONAL PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES IN VIEW OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC As part of implementing official precautionary measures against risk/contraction of COVID-19, the…
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January 16, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: RESPONSE TO MEDIA REPORTS OF ANTHRAX OUTBREAK IN BOTSWANA

The farming community and the general public are hereby informed of the status of Anthrax in both wild and domestic animals in Botswana.
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January 14, 2020

MOA MINISTER DR EDWIN DIKOLOTI VISITS BOTSWANA MEAT COMMISSION(BMC)

Minister of Agricultural Development and Food Security Dr Edwin Dikoloti's inaugural visit to the BMC Head Office to familiarize himself with operations, plans and strategy of transforming the business towards…
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December 20, 2019

BMC PLANT CLOSURE FOR PLANNED MAINTENANCE

Members of the public are informed that Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) would close for the festive season to carry out scheduled/planned plant maintenance from Tuesday 24th December 2019 with last…
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November 22, 2019

RETRACTION: LOBATSE BMC PLANT PLANNED CLOSURE

The Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) notes with regret a letter issued on 15 November 2019 to its varied stakeholders, with above-referred caption - but also intent on communicating an annual…
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October 18, 2019

PUBLIC WARNING – CLAIMS OF DISPOSING/SELLING BMC ASSETS

Members of the public are advised NOT to entertain any individual(s) with claims of selling any assets of the BMC such as cars, property or any other. No assets of…
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October 18, 2019

REVISION OF BMC COLD DRESSED MASS(CDM) PRICES POST DROUGHT SUBSIDY

Pursuant to the terms of the recently introduced P3/KG CDM drought-subsidy by the Minister of Agricultural Development and Food Security, Honorable Fidelis Molao in June 2019, cattle suppliers, stakeholders and…
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August 15, 2019

BMC BEEF QUALITY IMPRESSES CUBAN ENVOY

On the 6th of June 2019, Ambassador of Cuba to Botswana, H.E Ms.Patricia Lazara Pego Guerra paid a courtesy call on the BMC Acting CEO Dr Boitumelo Mogome-Maseko. The discussion…
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August 13, 2019

GOVERNMENT CONCERNED ABOUT DECLINE IN CATTLE POPULATION

The Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agricultural Development and Food Security Dr Cassius Moreki has expressed concern about the declining cattle population in Botswana. He was speaking at…
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August 13, 2019

BMC MANAGEMENT MEETS PRIVATIZATION CONSULTANTS

Public Enterprises Evaluation and Privatization Agency (PEEPA) recently introduced consultants from Minchin & Kelly and Deloitte to Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) management team. Minchin & Kelly has been appointed for…
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August 13, 2019

FARM ASSURANCE, A FOUNDATION FOR MEAT BRANDING

Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) Acting Chief Executive Officer Dr Boitumelo Mogome Maseko has informed farmers who attended the Voorslag Farmers Expo in Letlhakane that Farm Assurance is the foundation of…
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June 24, 2019

BMC EFFECTS P3/KG DROUGHT-SUBSIDY

Following pronouncements made on 10th June 2019 by the Minister of Agricultural Development & Food Security, Honorable Fidelis Molao - to introduce a P3/Kg drought-subsidy on slaughter prices at all…
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March 18, 2019

BMC is still open for business

Botswana Meat Commission (“BMC”) wishes to confirm the following to all cattle supplying stakeholders and the public at large: That it is engaged in a legal/judicial process with a private…
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October 10, 2018

BMC to resolve payment delays

President Mokgweetsi Masisi says government is committed to ensuring that payment delays and problems bedeviling Botswana Meat Commission are resolved. Speaking during Ghanzi Agricultural District Show on July 6, President…
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October 10, 2018

BMC Connects with its Customers

In order to keep the spirit of thanksgiving alive, BMC participated at the Sefalana Hyper Gaborone Customer day with the  aim of giving back to their customers, increasing sales, creating…
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October 10, 2018

Kenyans impressed by BMC Beef Value Chain

Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) hosted a delegation from Kenya. The delegation which comprised of legislators and public officers from Laikipia and Narouk Counties in Kenya were brought to BMC by…
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February 13, 2018

DR TOMBALE REFLECTS ON HIS BMC JOURNEY

On the 13th of February 2018, the BMC Chief Executive Officer Dr Akolang Tombale had a one-on-one interview with journalists from Sunday Standard and Mmegi newspapers. The interview addressed issues…
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January 13, 2018

INSIDE THE BMC TANNERY

In 2017 the BMC Tannery processed a total of 88 532 hides. All these hides were drum salted. The number of hides processed is directly proportion-al to the number of…
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January 12, 2018

ONE-ON-ONE WITH MAUN PLANT MANAGER- MR OABONA RAMOTSHWARA

BMC Maun is scheduled to start production on Wednesday 17th January 2018 after three months of closure due to foot and mouth disease outbreak. Sakeng team caught up with Maun…