During my search for exceptional genetics in Sables, I had the opportunity to discover not only people with integrity and knowledge but also to explore our beautiful country, South Africa.
One of these remarkable persons was Tina de Jager from Valley Ventures. Tina imported her Matetsi bloodline Sables from Zimbabwe in 1990. By taking personal care of her animals she empowered me with her knowledge and passion for these animals.
This bloodline of Tina’s Sables is known for top genetics and it was a well-researched decision to purchase our first 13 heifers from her in 2010.
In 2011 we invested in Wikus, a Zambian bull from
We further expanded our herd in 2012 to include another ten heifers from Tina as well as other exceptional animals from different breeders. We also bought animals from Hannes Maree whose herd had genetics from the well-known Tsunami bull of Piet du Toit, one of the most sought after West Zambian breeding
In addition to our already top genetic herd, we