Death of cattle to be probed
THE Mpumalanga agriculture department is investigating the recent death of at least 29 head of cattle in the Nkangala area.
"Farmers reported that they started observing their sick animals in the past few days," spokesman Bheki Nyathikazi said this week.
The cattle reportedly had tremors, and loss of coordination and muscle control. Samples had been collected from the carcasses to establish the cause of death.