Articles by Author: J D Skinner

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  1. 2. A comparison between the effects of continuous grazing by angora goats and merino sheep on veld in the central lower karoo

    2. A comparison between the effects of continuous grazing by angora goats and merino sheep on veld in the central lower karoo

    The long term effects of continuous grazing by Merino sheep and Angora goats and complete protection on short Karoo shrubveld of the Central Lower Karoo were investigated.
  2. The complemental role of dryland cultivated pastures in market‐related beef production from semi‐arid rangeland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    Rangeland condition is a decisive factor in determining the income:cost ratio of production and hence in the profitability of any beef production enterprise. By maintaining and/or improving rangeland condition, the beef producer can buffer himself against low profitability. Cultivated pastures...
  3. OBITUARY

    OBITUARY

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  4. SHORT NOTES

    SHORT NOTES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  5. Income Tax in a Nutshell

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
  6. Barriers to accessing PMTCT services in a rural area of South Africa

    Barriers to accessing PMTCT services in a rural area of South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Despite good intentions and commitment from providers, prevention-of-mother-to-child-transmission of HIV (PMTCT) services can be difficult for pregnant women to access, despite the provision of free health services for women and children. We examined the introduction of PMTCT services in a...
  7. HIV/AIDS misconceptions may be associated with condom use among black South Africans: an exploratory analysis

    HIV/AIDS misconceptions may be associated with condom use among black South Africans: an exploratory analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    In South Africa, approximately 20% of 15–49-year-olds are infected with HIV. Among black South Africans, high levels of HIV/AIDS misconceptions (e.g. HIV is manufactured by whites to reduce the black African population; AIDS is caused by supernatural forces or witchcraft)...
  8. Perceived control and communication about sex: A study of South African families

    Perceived control and communication about sex: A study of South African families

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Caregiver–youth communication about sex protects youth against HIV/AIDS, and caregivers who believe that sex knowledge is important are more likely to talk to their youth about sex. However, caregivers who experience barriers to communication about sex may not talk to...