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How to differentiate between smallmouth and largemouth yellowfish?

Posted by Chris on Mon October 22, 2018 in Fly Fishing.

It is clear from several studies that largemouth yellowfish and smallmouth yellowfish are morphologically distinct and identifiable using several features, amongst others mouth position, mouth size, eye to preopercular groove distance, colouration, interorbital width and eye position in general. Having fished and guided on the Orange River system for the past 25 years I have observed many of these differences and can give some practical pointers.

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The women in my life and how their passion fuelled my passion

Posted by Frieda on Fri February 23, 2018 in Family Blog.

I believe that every human being is born with creativity and a passion for something. For me, sharing your passion with your family is the greatest gift of all. This is a tribute to all the women in my life that have made me stronger and inspired me to live out my passion for food and people.

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Special all-inclusive offer for a romantic getaway on the banks of the Orange River, near Hopetown

Posted on Fri January 19, 2018 in River-side escape.

Whether you’re going to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year or not, we have some exciting news for you. We’re taking this opportunity to offer our couples a 20% discount on accommodation booked for February this year. It has never been easier to spoil your significant other – whether it’s for Valentine’s Day or for a well-deserved romantic weekend away.

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My passion: Making food that brings people together

Posted by Frieda on Fri December 15, 2017 in The People behind the Business.

If you’ve ever been to the Karoo you’ll probably agree that it is a special place. There are many things that make it special, but if you close your eyes right now and picture the Karoo, I bet you the first thing that pops into your mind is a hearty meal prepared with love and passion. Michelin-star chefs are praised for well-balanced, beautifully plated and decadent dishes, but I believe that there is another skill that very few can master – a gift that has been forgotten by most, but lives on in humble places like the Karoo.

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Fishing in Africa - why fly fishing largemouth yellowfish on the Orange River is the one you shouldn't miss

Posted by Chris on Mon November 13, 2017 in Fly Fishing.

Are you planning a fishing trip to Africa? Which species should you be scouting for?

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