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Prof Louw Hoffman

Game meat expert receives recognition from American peers

Leading Stellenbosch University (SU) game meat expert Prof Louw Hoffman is the first South African to be recognised by the leading American Meat Science Association (AMSA) with its International Lectureship Award. As part of the award, this researcher from the Department of Animal Sciences in the SU Faculty of AgriSciences will present the International Lecture […]

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SA consumers also cheated with meat products, SU study finds

There’s a fair share of fraudulent meat products on the South African market, according to a new study by meat scientists from Stellenbosch University. The study found that anything from soya, donkey, goat and water buffalo were to be found in up to 68% of the 139 minced meats, burger patties, deli meats, sausages and […]

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Top scientist receives prestigious visiting professorship

Prof Louw Hoffman has been awarded a prestigious visiting professorship under the Cariparo program of the Padova University of Italy, where he will be hosted by Prof Antonella Dalle Zotte.  Stellenbosch University (SU) has a memorandum of understanding with Padova University, the oldest University in Italy, and therefore this award will strengthen the collaboration between the two […]

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Top meat scientist at SU receives prestige award from Australian university

Top meat scientist at SU receives prestige award from Australian university

Prof Louw Hoffma, a top meat scientist at Stellenbosch University,  has been named as the 2010 recipient of the prestigious Hector and Andrew Stewart Memorial lecture that forms part of the Institute of Agriculture: Food and Agriculture lecture series. He recently delivered  a public lecture titled “Game: more than just meat” in Perth.  Prof Hoffman is […]

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