I hope that you have all enjoyed a good summer growing season thus far.

The date for this year’s AGM has been set for the Saturday the 29th of March 2014. The venue will be the Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute in the north of Pretoria and we will be starting the meeting at 09:00. The Institute is kindly making this venue available to us at no cost - there is however a R70.00 fee per person for catering

The past year has been a very busy one for the exco team and there are a number of matters to report on. I look forward to seeing you at the AGM and hearing your views on developments.

Please note, to be eligible to vote at the AGM you will need to be a paid up member of TAASA. Our annual fees has been set at R450.00 per member. Payment can be made on the morning before the AGM.

For those of you that want to make an electronic payment the association’s bank details are as follows:


Bank: Absa

Branch: Fourways

Account number: 4082676463

Branch number: 632005


Please use your surname as reference number and forward proof of payment to and

I will be circulating more information in this regard closer to the time.