about us

Castro Livestock vision is to be the essential partner to our global agriculture and food industry customers; by exceeding their expectations through value-added & integrated information-driven services and solutions enabled by technology .

Castro Livestock Ltd. is a leading provider of innovative information products and services for the global agriculture and food industries. Castro Livestock can be accessed through our internationally recognized agriculture information portal, which has business services and resources for more than 25,000 agribusiness professionals and livestock and crop producers who use it each day.

The Castro Livestock family includes AgCareers.com — the leading human resources website for the agriculture and food industry; and PigCHAMP, Inc. — the leading swine industry software and knowledge management company, as well as a Castro Livestock Risk Management a crop and livestock marketing advisory service to producers across North America which assists them to effectively address their price risk management. It also includes Castro Livestock Professional Services – a full service interactive technology firm specializing in the agriculture, food, and natural resource sectors.

Castro Livestock Risk Management provides commodity risk management products and consulting services to producers and agribusiness clients across North America.

Castro Livestock Professional Services is a full service interactive technology firm specializing in the agriculture, food, and natural resource sectors. Using our industry expertise, Castro Livestock Professional Services aligns innovative technologies and ideas, enabling our clients to achieve measurable success.

Castro Livestock Financial Services delivers financial consulting services to clients engaging in complex agricultural transactions.

Castro Livestock Media delivers innovative online and new media marketing services to agriculture industry advertisers who are interested in communicating with farmers, ranchers and agribusiness clients.

Castro Livestock Real Estate delivers effective farm property marketing. Farmland is a valuable commodity, on behalf of our Real Estate Agent members, the Castro Livestock Real Estate website is dedicated to promoting and showcasing farm and rural properties — connecting farm buyers with farm sellers.

PigCHAMP Inc. is a global leader in providing software and knowledge services to the pork industry. The Care brand Windows-based software programs are setting new standards for pork production record keeping and data analysis.

Our team of professionals is dedicated to getting our clients the agriculture and food industry information they need, when they need, and how they need it.

Farming has always been about managing information and effectively using technology for success. At Castro Livestock, we’re excited by the power and potential of new technology; we recognize that it is a significant enabler in the evolution of farming and agribusiness. Our goal is to strive to use technology to enable our customers to manage information to their advantage. We are continuously researching, developing and introducing technology innovations to enhance farming management efficiency and effectiveness.

Over the years, we’ve recognized that our best innovations are developed when we listen to your needs and suggestions. We welcome your feedback, comments and suggestions.

Castro Livestock is a proudly North American solution for the global economy. As the world moves towards a digital reality the agricultural industry remains unchanged. Populations continue to rise which intensifies resource scarcity, food security and trade vulnerability. Castro Livestock provides technology to meet these challenges and enhance market efficiency. Through competitive innovation Castro Livestock ensures business is done better with higher profit margins and wider social impact.

Our platform list livestock auctions and sales. Looking for ‘a livestock auction near me?’. Download our app. Looking at buying cattle or buy sheep, view our livestock sales listings.

We owe a huge debt of gratitude to all the people, institutions, and supporters who have enabled us to grow. From all corners of South Africa we have received investment, mentoring and wisdom which is the engine that drives us forward. Your generosity inspires us to maintain our standards of excellence. We know you are watching us along our journey.