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The Republic of Karoo

Where is the “Karoo Republic”? Do you need a special visa to go there? And what exactly is going on down there?

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Karoo by Numbers

The Karoo’s vital statistics, in a nutshell.

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The Karoo Fleece Harvest

Mohair and wool – two major Karoo money-spinners.

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Fracking vs Farming in the Karoo

All this fuss about fracking in the Karoo, yet farming completely outclasses it in proven jobs, food security, and wealth distribution.

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Karoo – The Beginner’s Guide

Welcome to the liveliest desert in the world in the world, hosting a million people, seven million sheep and a startling number of plant species.

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