Shares are Complicated
Cows are easy
Invest in real live cows
Track them on our App as they grow
Earn income from beef cattle by investing in them for a fixed term while they are most productive
Oxen create wealth for the farmer when they are marketed for free range beef.
Cows when pregnant earn income for the farmer when their calves are sold.
Start investing today from as little as R500 and join our growing crowdfarming community
Connected Garden- Own a fully stocked organic vegetable garden for R8200
3 Month Option
Invest R8200 in a Connected Garden™
Invest R8200 in a fully-stocked organic vegetable garden that is leased out to farmers and managed on your behalf. The garden uses less water than conventional planting and creates real agricultural value chain jobs.Invest Now
Wait 3 months
Start earning monthly income from the leasing out of the unit to farmers from the fourth month for five years. The connected garden has been designed to accommodate smart sensors to monitor soil moisture and temperature measurement and and to include a camera, allowing you to watch your investment grow while helping the farmer to farm better.
Earn R220* per month over a five year period
Earn R220 per month which is your portion of income earned from the sale of vegetables to local farmer's markets, restaurants and other off-takers. This equates to a total income of R13,200 over five years.
EasyCow - Own a portion of cow for R 576,45
6 Months Option
Invest R576,45 in a portion of free range calf
Invest in one or more portions of a free range calf with nineteen (19) other investors for as little as R576,45. We connect you with other investors looking to invest in the same calfInvest Now
Wait six months
Track your investment on our App and learn about farming through our farm updates. We maintain the calf at no extra cost to you.Should something happen to your cow, we will replace it.
Earn between R605,27 and R616,80
Earn between R605,27 and R616,80 per portion after six months. This equates to a return of 5% to 7% in six months depending on the average weight and beef price at time of sale. You can re-invest and repeat the investment.
Own your own full free range oxen for R 11 529
6 Months Option
Invest R11529 in a 12 to 18 month old calf that is raised to produce premium free-range beef over a period of 6 months.Invest Now
Wait six months
Track your investment on our App and learn about farming through our farm updates. We maintain the calf at no extra cost to you.Should something happen to your cow we replace it.
Earn between R12,105 and R12336
Earn between R12,105 and R12336 after six months. This equates to a return of 5% to 7% in six months depending on the average weight and beef price at time of sale. You can re-invest in another calf and repeat the investment.
Own your own pregnant Cow for R 18 730
12 Months Option
Invest R18730 in a Pregnant Cow
Invest R18730 in a carefully managed three-month pregnant cow for a period of 12 months.Invest Now
Wait twelve months
Track your investment on our App and learn about farming through our farm updates. We maintain the cow at no extra cost to you.Should something happen to your cow we replace it.
Earn between R20603 and R21352
Earn between R20603 and R21352 after 12 months. This equates to a return of 10% to 14% in twelve months depending on the average calf weight and calf price at time of sale. You can re-invest in another Pregnant cow and repeat the investment.
Renowned financial journalist Maya Fischer-French reviews the Livestock Wealth investment platform on her weekly Personal Finance column on City Press.
Earning an income from a cow
With lacklustre and even negative returns from the stock market over the past three years, investors are looking at other ways to grow their money – and one of those is the rise of crowdfunded farming.
Rather than investing in companies, you invest in farm produce such as cattle, blueberries, beehives and even solar panels.
Ntuthuko Shezi, founder and CEO of Livestock Wealth, pioneered the concept of “crowd-farming” when he launched Livestock Wealth in October 2015. The idea is that people pool their funds to own a farm.
“Lots of people want to farm, but not everyone can, so we crowd around one farm,” explains Shezi about his concept of crowd cattle farming.Read More »
Ntuthuko Shezi City Press
Ntuthuko Shezi, the CEO of Livestock Wealth, visits a beef farm in Senekal in the Free State
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