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Land beneficiaries as game farmers in the "new" South Africa : land reform in relation to conservation, the hunting industry and chiefly authority in KwaZulu-Natal
(University of the Free State, 2012-02)
In South Africa, as in other parts of the continent and beyond; land claims on nature conservation land have in many cases become part and parcel of Community-Based Conservation (CBC) and related discourses such as ...
Monitoring of genetically modified food products in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2010-12)
English: Globally, South Africa is the eighth largest producer of GM crops and also imports GM food. In addition to the promise of increased agricultural production, the introduction of GM crops is also having an impact ...
The species composition and bio-ecology of Culicoides spp. frequenting livestock in the central Free State, South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2012-07)
English: Culicoides midges are involved in the transmission of a variety of pathogens, the most economically important of these are the orbiviruses that cause African horse sickness (AHSV) and bluetongue (BTV). The ...
An overview of the policies and legislation implemented in higher education in South Africa from 1994 to 2009
(University of the Free State, 2015-10-14)
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Hans Peter Hallbeck and the cradle of missions in South Africa a theological-critical study
(University of the Free State, 2015)
English: Hans Peter Hallbeck (1784-1840) was born in Sweden and studied theology in Lund. After his studies he however joined the Moravian Church, a very unusual step in a country where the Moravians were regarded as a ...
The effect of Phela, a traditional medicine on the immune system of a rat model
(University of the Free State, 2010-08)
English: Phela is a herbal traditional medicine product prepared using well defined parts of four African medicinal plants. The aim of the study was to determine the mechanism of action by which phela boosted the immune ...
The experiences of postgraduate psychology students regarding the development of multicultural competence
(University of the Free State, 2014-11)
English: In this study the experiences of postgraduate psychology students were investigated. The investigation focused on a) their development of multicultural competence (MCC) and b) educational practices that enhance, ...
Response of onion (Allium cepa L.) to sowing date and plant population
(University of the Free State, 2014-05-27)
Field trials were conducted on the West Campus facility of the Department of Soil, Crop and Climate Sciences of the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein during 2009 and 2010. The first trial during 2009 investigated ...
Studies towards the development of African phytomedicines from Combretum apiculatum and Galenia africana
(University of the Free State, 2015-01)
Nearly 80% of the world population use traditional medicine, mainly medicinal plants, to treat diseases and ailments. In developing countries and rural communities, the use of traditional medicine is a valuable resource ...
Self-regulated learning and time perspective as predictors of academic performance in undergraduate economics studies
(University of the Free State, 2013-11)
English: The goal of this study was to research the hypotheses that self-regulated learning and a future time perspective separately and simultaneously predict academic performance in second year Economics studies. The ...