Stephan, Ilse and their two sons, Henco and Charl, live their passion of breeding animals of exceptional quality.
After several years in the cattle and feedlot industry, Stephan extended his knowledge and experience into the specialised breeding of rare game. The core of his breeding herds derived from incomparable bloodlines and includes animals obtained from some of the top breeders in South Africa. Due to his hands-on approach, Stephan has gained invaluable experience and knowledge to improve the gene pool and bloodline of various species on his farms.
Sihencha Wildboerdery caters for game breeders who genuinely seek to breed outstanding animals for future generations. Stephan has played an integral part in assisting new entrants to the wildlife industry, with their setup and planning, and welcomes visitors to his farms to share his vast experience and discuss matters of mutual interest.
As chairman of the Pilanesberg Wild Study Group and also acted as the chairperson for Pilanesberg Game Breeders for 2015 and 2016. Stephan was elected in 2016 as Marketing Director for WRSA. He also earned his respect and serves the industry with honesty and integrity at all times.
Stephan recently became a proud member of Piet du Toit Wildbedryf.
The 2017 auction will be hosted at Wildswinkel Bela Bela premises 11 Feb where top quality animals will once again be offered to the industry.