Irrigation

Reinke reaches new heights with their innovative product: The Shark pivot wheel

Accessibility, time-saving, and cost-efficiency are all essential for farmers in today's fast-paced life with high demand for goods. Reinke South Africa exceeds expectations by addressin...

13 Jun 2024 · 3 min read

VIDEO: Power up with SAW solar panels

Water is life. This is especially true on a farm where crops need to be irrigated. One bad crop can mean the downfall of an entire farm and its people. Unpredictable conditions like unre...

13 Jun 2024 · < 1 min read

Total farm control: Zimmatic l FieldNET technology changes your entire operation

In the heart of Namibia's agricultural environment, at Namibia Dairies in Mariental, Emile Mouton, a dedicated farmer, ushers in a new era of irrigation practices with Zimmatic technolog...

11 Jun 2024 · 3 min read

Save space with KSB’s inline pumps

Pump manufacturer KSB Pumps and Valves has introduced its latest ETAline range of inline pumps including the advanced ETAline Pro for diverse applications such as HVAC, industrial recirc...

10 Jun 2024 · 3 min read

The reliable Senter 360 pivots show their strength at NAMPO 2024: There’s wa...

Water is life and the sensible way to apply water is with a Senter 360 pivot. Many wise irrigation farmers count on Senter 360's Center pivots to achieve predictable good harvests, an...

10 Jun 2024 · 4 min read

Every drop counts with Irrigation Unlimited’s Ocmis and Rotrix sprayers

Water is life. The farmer needs water to grow his crops and the correct quantity at the right time and place is just as important for a good yield. Irrigation Unlimited was once again...

6 Jun 2024 · 4 min read

A normal tire cannot hold a candle to Reinke’s Shark Wheel!

Werner Wolfaardt works at Reinke South Africa. In the video, he tells viewers more about the Shark Wheel. Although there are many wheels that look like the one, it is completely unique...

4 Jun 2024 · < 1 min read

Give your systems a “pump” start with Nist Control Systems

“My parents started the company, so I have been working here from a very young age. I have been working here full time since 1997.” This is the kind of expertise and involvement you ...

30 May 2024 · 3 min read

Now that’s what I call irrigation! | Lindsay

Steven Gremels is an area manager at Lindsay. Most people know that a pivot only moves in a circle, but this means there are many unwatered corners in your field. Lindsay's new corne...

27 May 2024 · < 1 min read

Every drop counts with SARO irrigation systems – AgriTech 2024

[embed]http://youtu.be/q0EdzdfWW6U[/embed] Irrigation is key and with SARO’s extensive irrigation solutions you know you will find a package to suit your farming needs. Steven Si...

22 May 2024 · < 1 min read

Agrico Zambia supporting local farmers as they learn and grow

Guru Singh from Morning Site Farm, outside Chisamba, Zambia, started farming 15 years ago. Back then, he knew little to nothing about farming. “It was not a family farm. Now, I am m...

21 May 2024 · 4 min read

Saro Agro has a wide range of equipment for your farm

Solar systems and generators, tractors, construction equipment and irrigation systems could be admired and acquired from the Saro Agro stand at the AgriTech Expo in Zambia. For all of th...

14 May 2024 · 5 min read

AgriTech Expo Zambia shapes the future of agriculture for Zambia and neighbouring ...

More than 18 000 visitors poured through the gates of AgriTech Expo 2024 in Chisamba, Zambia, all eager to learn of the latest developments in agriculture. The organiser, DLG Agricult...

13 May 2024 · 3 min read

Forget about theft and power outages! Irrigation Unlimited has an irrigation solut...

Imagine this: After you have worked hard ploughing and planting - grains, fruits, or even cover crops - you rely on another investment, your irrigation system, to ensure good emergence a...

7 May 2024 · 3 min read

Redefine irrigation with Agrico

If you are looking for excellence in irrigation, look no further. Agrico is the expert in this field.  Their very first implement was already built in 1988 and since then they have o...

6 May 2024 · < 1 min read

Managing water sources is key to water security

Everything needs water. You do not need to be a farmer to know this. Small-scale to mega farmers, emerging farmers to seasoned growers, everyone understands that crops need water to grow...

17 Apr 2024 · 7 min read

Senter360: The irrigation answer for Botswana’s farmers

One of the most important investments a farmer will ever make is a centre pivot irrigation system. Despite the initial outlay, the cost-benefit ratio is extremely favourable in the long ...

9 Apr 2024 · 6 min read

Eight reasons why Agrico remains South Africa’s pioneers in irrigation

With a rich legacy and years of experience, Agrico stands as a cornerstone in the South African agricultural landscape. Though widely recognised, there might still be some parts of the s...

8 Apr 2024 · 4 min read

With the Riken PV580 your business runs smoothly even when the grid doesn’t

Harnessing the power of the sun to efficiently pump water, the PV580 solar pump inverter offers a comprehensive solution for various water pumping applications. From agricultural irrigat...

28 Mar 2024 · 3 min read

Solar power is the future, that’s what Agrico says

Roekie Coetzee, branch manager of Agrico in Vredendal, explains how Agrico can help overcome the challenges of load shedding. They aim to fully exploit the potential in an area. For A...

22 Mar 2024 · < 1 min read

Agrico Vredendal focuses on renewable power for irrigation systems

In the arid regions of the Matzikama district, irrigation is a prerequisite if you want to farm sustainably. With sweltering temperatures and minimal rain, a farmer cannot risk strugglin...

7 Mar 2024 · 5 min read

Zimbabwe eyes multi-billion-dollar irrigation to boost agriculture

Zimbabwe has in the past three years invested an estimated USD2- billion into dam construction, irrigation, and water management as the country escalated efforts to boost agriculture pro...

26 Feb 2024 · 4 min read

Water is life: Manage it properly

No one can live without water; it is a basic need. In Africa, water is the most critical resource issue and the most limiting input to food security and economic and social development. ...

12 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

How effective is a centre pivot as irrigation tool?

With water being a valuable asset, water management for an irrigation farmer is one of the most important aspects of their operations. It should always be a priority to optimally use thi...

8 Feb 2024 · 3 min read

Watch out, here it comes! Reinke introduces airless tyres for irrigation systems

When thinking about irrigation systems, tires might not be the first thing you think about, but it doesn’t mean that it isn’t important. In fact, tyres are a vital part of a well-fun...

8 Feb 2024 · 3 min read

Irrigation Unlimited pushes boundaries on ultra-high pressure grazing systems

Travelling irrigators do not suit every farmer's farm, but the Ocmis irrigation system has allowed Alex Wray of AJ Boerdery's farm to reach new heights. Thanks to Irrigation Unlimited wh...

2 Feb 2024 · 8 min read

Agrico solves SKS Boerdery’s irrigation needs

Searching for an irrigation system that delivers maximum production and uses the least amount of energy, the Steenkamp brothers from SKS Boerdery in Middelburg did not have to look furth...

20 Dec 2023 · 4 min read

Senter360 has the perfect pivot propulsion for you: Electric, solar, petrol, water...

Senter360 pivots are well known for their strong structure and durability due to of their construction of high-quality steel pipes. The pipe structure is lighter and more wind resistant ...

21 Nov 2023 · 3 min read

Agrico works smart with low power requirements

Thorough research brought the brothers to Agrico's door. It was clear that there was no other solution for irrigation that would meet their needs like Agrico. Agrico's irrigation syst...

14 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Agrico’s G4 pivot offers theft resistance and savings at Disselboom Boerdery

Disselboom Boerdery approached Agrico because David wanted to establish a winter crop and also create grazing for his animals. "Because we are running out of agricultural land in the ...

14 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Finding balance between cost and performance in dripline selection

A successful farming endeavour is one of the most complex economic activities, as success depends on a list of factors so vast that a complete list cannot even be attempted by putting pe...

10 Nov 2023 · 5 min read

The Agrico family branches out to Robertson

Agrico are pleased to announce that  Waterfall Irrigation in Robertson will be joining Agrico, from 1 November 2023.  Andre van der Westhuizen and his dedicated team have built a hi...

8 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Agrico and Nedbank join forces to provide innovative funding solutions for producers

Agrico are thrilled to announce that they have partnered with Nedbank Commercial Banking, to offer the farmer enhanced financing options for your new centre-pivot irrigation systems. ...

7 Nov 2023 · 2 min read

Irrigate without effort: Irrigation Unlimited’s Ocmis self-propelled irrigators i...

Farmers across the country speak with great enthusiasm of Irrigation Unlimited's products, service and expertise, which helps the farmer derive every drop of value from water. Allan Reti...

16 Oct 2023 · 5 min read

Improve water use efficiency with Manna Irrigation

Agriculture is facing a scenario defined by drought, flooding and increasingly frequent and intense extreme weather phenomena. The global irrigation intelligence leader, Manna Irrigation...

16 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

Reinke’s circles of success in Botswana: Episode 4

The six silos that can be seen when passing through Panda are the only landmarks and indications of civilisation, you really can miss it, if you blink! Even though it is small and would ...

6 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

Reinke’s circles of success in Botswana: Episode 3

The six silos that can be seen when passing through Panda are the only landmarks and indications of civilisation, you really can miss it, if you blink! Even though it is small and would ...

6 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

Reinke pivots earn profits for Botswana farmers

Irrigation plays a significant role in the production of crops worldwide; also in Southern Africa. Without irrigation, crop production would be unpredictable and limited, making it a cha...

22 Aug 2023 · 5 min read

Reinke Irrigation testimonial: Farmer from Stockpoort shares his story

Willem du Toit, a farmer from Stockpoort in Limpopo, aquired a Reinke pivot at the end of 2022. Willem shares his story about his journey with Reinke as well as the advantages of a Reink...

18 Aug 2023 · < 1 min read

Choose SENTER360 for local quality

At SENTER360 we are proud to not only supply products, but build long-term relations with our clients by delivering a package of high-quality products and excellent service. The SENTE...

17 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

Farming in the mountains: Zimmatic ensures sustainable irrigation

About 30 kilometers east from Verkykerskop in the magnificent mountain range of the Eastern Free State, one finds Groothoek Farms. This is where farmer Sakkie Bibbey spends most of his t...

27 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

Farming in the mountains: Zimmatic ensures sustainable irrigation

About 30 kilometers east from Verkykerskop in the magnificent mountain range of the Eastern Free State, one finds Groothoek Farms. This is where farmer Sakkie Bibbey spends most of his t...

17 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

Pineapples live the sweet life with Agrico irrigation project in Eswatini

Situated near the town of Siphofaneni in Eswatini, the rich soil of Norsa farm provides the perfect growing spot for pineapple. But with uneven terrain and a significant height differenc...

14 Jul 2023 · 5 min read

Automated irrigation empowers African Farmers

60% of Africa is farmland. It represents a big stream of income for smallholder farmers and gross domes – tic product revenue for many African countries. In fact, agriculture contribut...

10 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

Agrico: Everything you need for irrigation solutions

Agrico listens to the needs of its clients. They believe that makes them the first choice in irrigation partners for farmers across Africa. To bring their clients the best in service ...

3 Jul 2023 · < 1 min read

Senter360 proudly showcases water- and petrol driven pivots at NAMPO

Senter360 offers farmers across Africa centre pivots that can perform within tough African conditions. The sturdy pivots are equipped with 4x4 tires, ensuring that the wheels don't get s...

29 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Agrico: “Irrigation is our heartbeat”

"Agrico delivers a variety of products, but in our heart irrigation is the focus. This is also what we are demonstrating at the show this year," says Grethe Bestbier, Marketing Manager, ...

15 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Highlights of Reinke Potchefstroom warehouse warming

On the 15th of May 2023, Reinke Irrigation hosted the grand opening of their new warehouse, located at Poortman Street, Potchefstroom. Watch the video for highlights of the event. ...

9 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Reinke’s circles of success in Botswana: Episode 2

The six silos that can be seen when passing through Panda are the only landmarks and indications of civilisation, you really can miss it, if you blink! Even though it is small and wo...

6 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Effortless irrigation installations with Afriq Water

Every farmer has to find ways to curb costs without sacrificing output quality. Irrigation is a place where great savings can take place. Afriq Water is celebrating its eighth anniver...

6 Jun 2023 · 2 min read

Reinke Potchefstroom warehouse warming – a great success

The old saying the grass is not greener on the other side; the grass is green where you water it, is very true for Reinke irrigation, because no matter where Reinke find themselves, the ...

6 Jun 2023 · 6 min read

Senter360 for versatility:

The Senter360 pivot is known for its above standard structure strength and durability, achieved through extra sets of steel pipe trusses fitted to each span, which is not only lighter th...

30 May 2023 · 4 min read

Afriq Water shows their irrigation products at NAMPO 2023

Afriq Water showcased its range of drip and micro-irrigation products at the 2023 NAMPO Harvest day in South Africa.  At their stall at NAMPO Park, the irrigation company showcased t...

29 May 2023 · < 1 min read

Precision planning for precision irrigation

Precision irrigation requires an irrigation system that is designed and installed with all resources and production goals in mind, with the aim of ensuring optimal production. A lot o...

18 Apr 2023 · 7 min read

F&R Farming wins with Agrico: LEPA irrigation reduces costs and performs better

The lush green crops beside the main road to the North in South Africa is a truly a feast for the eye. One of the farms to thank for this lovely sight for passers by is F&R Farming, ...

3 Apr 2023 · 4 min read

Reinke’s product and service delivers!

Because Reinke pivots are so strong and efficient, jets and motors can be checked once or twice. You can also ensure your system is running as it should be by checking it on your phon...

3 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

Agritourism – much more than a farm visit

Agritourism involves much more than a farmer’s wife renting out a farm cottage for an extra income. Jacqui Taylor started Rural Tourism Africa in 2016 to support sustainable rural d...

3 Apr 2023 · 7 min read

ReinCloud – Outsmart Your Field with Reinke

Reinke irrigation brings you the ReinCloud app to help you take control of your irrigation. With this application you can: Control pivots remotely Manage irrigation any time o...

2 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

Our Reinke Dealers delivers service and parts that perform as certified

Reinke dealers are trained to fix your pivot in any situation that may occur. Our dealers go out of their way to help the farmer. They are dedicated in ensuring your irrigation system...

1 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

Reinke certified means top performance

With Reinke, your pivot provides maximum coverage to give you the solutions that work. Take a closer look at the certified protip from Reinke that optimises your picot and enhances yo...

31 Mar 2023 · < 1 min read

Valley quenches the thirst of plants in Zambia

Zambia has a very short rain season. Therefore, farmers need a reliable supplier such as Valley® for all their irrigation needs. Valley® is an American company with a prominent presenc...

22 Mar 2023 · 5 min read

Macro-irrigations from AGRICO make water management for pecans easy

Thanks to AGRICO, water management with macro-irrigation has never been easier. For Patrysvlei Pecans, erecting micro-irrigation gave them more control of the amount of water they irriga...

22 Mar 2023 · < 1 min read

Supporting the grower in 2023

The effective management of water remains an essential ingredient of success in farming. It involves many trade-offs and technical decisions. This is why irrigation suppliers have a r...

22 Mar 2023 · 5 min read

Agrico macro-irrigation improves water management for pecan nuts

To meet the water requirements of pecan nut trees for commercial production in South Africa, rainfall is not enough. That is why smart irrigation solutions are necessary during the criti...

17 Mar 2023 · 5 min read

Reinke’s circles of success in Botswana: Episode 1

The six silos that can be seen when passing through Panda are the only landmarks and indications of civilisation, you really can miss it, if you blink! Even though it is small and wo...

7 Mar 2023 · < 1 min read

Agriculture circulation and filtration solutions

As an industry leader known for providing high-quality pumps and related components, SPECK has experience designing and manufacturing innovative products. We ensure that our solutions of...

27 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

AGRICO makes macadamia farming possible with micro-irrigation

When Rob and Keegan Hughes ventured into nut farming, they knew that their first step would be to acquire land that has a good water source. Their next step would be to phone AGRICO, to ...

15 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Precision Agriculture is possible with ReinCloud from Reinke

With advanced precision agriculture software, you can take control of your irrigation. It is precise, easy and efficient with tons od features. For more information, visit Reinke...

14 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Swing Arm Corners Makes Every Acre Pay with Reinke

With the swing arm corners from Reinke, you can irrigate as much land as possible. Increase your acreage and maximise your yield. If you can plant there, Reinke can irrigate it. Fo...

14 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Key reasons to use remote management on your Reinke centre pivot

Using a remote management system means that you are able to reduce labour costs. It also enables the farmer to know how much water is being put into the field. For large growers, remo...

14 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Center Pivot Engineering and Design with Reinke

Reinke Centre pivots are one of the many innovations in today's industry. From the high-quality steel used to produce it and its unique features such as the C-channel leg. The way the...

13 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Valley® Gensets keep your operation running when there is no electricity

Valley® is the founder of the entire pivot irrigation industry. We have helped generations of growers to overcome watering challenges with the most durable machines and the most reliabl...

9 Feb 2023 · 3 min read

Reinke’s circles of success in Reinke’s circles of success in Pandamatenga, Botswana

Farming is a sheer pleasure in the Chobe district, south of the Zambezi River. It is safe and there is excellent support and help from the government to farmers, which ultimately provide...

8 Feb 2023 · 6 min read

F&R Farming wins with Agrico: LEPA irrigation costs less and performs better

A feast for the eye are the lush green crops beside the main road to the North. One of the farms that provides this sight for travellers is F&R Farming of Frans and Reint Dykema. The...

7 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

Make every acre pay by gaining more acres with Reinke Irrigation

Increasing acreage means increasing profits, or so many farmers believe. But the true key to making your acres pay is to utilise them to their full capacity. In order to do so, farmer...

3 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Monitor your sprinklers and protect your investment with Reinke

Sprinklers are the most vital part of any irrigation system. Without the correct spray, you cannot deliver water effectively to your crop. This is even worsened if the sprinkler is old a...

3 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Outsmart Your Field with the RPM Annex control panel from Reinke

Increase the efficiency of your operation by gaining more control over your irrigation. The RPM Annex control panel does just that! It puts the control back into your hands all while sav...

3 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

GPS Guidance for precision agriculture with Reinke

Navigator GPS provides unmatched accuracy and precision guidance for your irrigation system, making your job easier. With GPS guidance, buried wires are not needed. It has improved pr...

3 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Prospera’s Irrigation Insight benefits Valley farmers

David Mūller, a farmer from the Northen Cape in South Africa, believes in the role of technology on the farm, which is why he decided to put Prospera to the test. "He is a progressiv...

24 Jan 2023 · < 1 min read

Irrigation success with Irrigation Unlimited for more than a decade

Irrigation Unlimited is the proud distributor of Ocmis irrigation systems, the travelling or self-propelled irrigator that solves irrigation and electricity challenges. This is exactly w...

13 Jan 2023 · < 1 min read

Steps ahead in farming with Zimmatic by Lindsay

Zimmatic centre pivots have proven vital in driving the success of farms. An efficient irrigation system can benefit the farmer through ease of use and better water management. This is e...

9 Jan 2023 · 7 min read

AGRICO Micro-irrigation that makes sense

A good farmer does not randomly decide what he wants to farm with and how he wants to go about it. No, he investigates the most profitable practice and crop that grows in his area, as we...

9 Jan 2023 · 5 min read

VALLEY News: Festive edition

What a busy time it has been at Valley HQ! As the year draws to a close for those in corporate environments, the never-ending work of our growers has become more intense as the harvestin...

9 Jan 2023 · 5 min read

Irrigation without irritation: Senter360 pivots are ideal for farmers in Africa

Satisfied farmers in more than half of the African continent’s countries depend on Senter360 for quality irrigation solutions. Senter360’s policy is to not only sell the best possibl...

21 Dec 2022 · 3 min read

Protect your investment: Pre-season maintenance for your Reinke

Planting and spraying season is upon you, and as you plan to irrigate your crop, you need to consider what you are asking from your centre pivot. Reinke recommends preventative maintenan...

2 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Reinke delivers a variety of pipe options

Each field has specific conditions that require specific solutions. That's why we have water pipe options for every condition! These options are: Galvanised steel Chromium Nic...

2 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Reinke products, parts and services exceed expectations | Testimonial

Reinke centre pivots and product has satisfied many customers. According to them, these machines are more reliable and last longer in the demanding irrigation season. Reinke's clients...

2 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Protect your investment: Post-season maintenance on your Reinke

Reinke has set up a few guidelines to follow when you reach the end of the season. You can find their post-season checklist in the owner's manual. Here are some of the steps to follow...

2 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Reinke interviews Brad Weatherl about the Manufacturing of Reinke centre pivots

Brad has been with Reinke for many years. These days, pivots are a lot smarter and more efficient than they were back in the day. Precision and innovation have helped these machines deve...

1 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Every Acre Pays with Customised Water Application from Reinke

Customised water application is done according to the needs of your field. This is important because of the different soil structures, contours and factors in the field. Your water requi...

1 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Protect Your Investment with Reinke’s Double Wall Tower Box

A double wall powerbox means double the protection when you invest in a Reinke irrigation system. These boxes are constructed with high-quality UV-resistant materials that make it pos...

1 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

What is Reinke Certified Parts and Service

100% Reinke Certified means delivering exactly what the farmer expects and the dealer promises. Reinke aims to achieve this and make it possible all the way from the manufacturing facili...

1 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

RPM Advanced Plus™ from Reinke is a must for precision agriculture

The next generation product in precision agriculture has arrived! The technology is ReinCloud-Ready ™ and user-friendly. With basic functions and a customisable home screen, you get th...

28 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Choose Reinke for your irrigation needs

Ever wondered why you should let Reinke be your irrigation partner? Unmatched service and expertise, and machines that performs as promised! See for yourself today why the strong, li...

21 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

How the insurance industry can mitigate SA’s climate-related losses and boost econ...

Earlier this year, KwaZulu-Natal experienced such severe floods that Santam could only describe the phenomenon, which washed away houses, roads, bridges, and business premises, as the mo...

16 Nov 2022 · 5 min read

Reinke makes every acre count!

When you use Reinke Irrigation on your farm, you know that every acre is showing what it is worth. By using the data from your pivot and the knowledge about your farm, you can overcom...

14 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Precision Agriculture is here with Reinke’s RC10

The RC10 remote management device allows any farmer to irrigate in a new way. Remotely control or monitor your system on or off the field by using your smart device. With tons of feat...

8 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Stronger and lighter with Reinke and its high-strength steel

With up to 50% more strength and less stress on each component, a Reinke that is built with this high-strength steel has increased flotation. This is because the light steel weighs up to...

4 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Maintenance-free bearing on Reinke centre pivot saves you time and money

With this special bearing, you do not need to grease the bearings. What is more, it can carry an increased load while still reducing friction. These bearings are made with non-metalli...

3 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Reinke’s lighter solution provides performance that delivers

With a lighter pivot tower from Reinke, your centre pivot has minimised wheel ruts all while achieving maximised flotation. The track is proven to be less deep but can still move through...

2 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Reinke 740 A UD Wheel Gearbox is the new standard in wheel gears

Reinke-certified innovation brings you technology such as the 740 A UD Wheel Gearbox is the new standard in wheel gears. The gearbox has a 10-year/16 00-hour warranty. With this, Rein...

1 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Reliable Reinke delivers unmatched efficiency in Swellendam

Reinke's longevity is what has made it a legend in the history of many farms. Now, after 43 years of experience with Reinke irrigation, James O'Kennedy will never choose another centre p...

1 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

Valley irrigation solutions – invest in your future with the brand trusted t...

Invest in your future Whether you’re installing irrigation equipment for the first time, replacing an aging pivot or upgrading your current equipment, there’s no question that it’...

13 Oct 2022 · 2 min read

Agrico is the irrigation leader of the 21st century

What is the secret to more than 120 years of service? According to Johan Visser, drip- and micro-irrigation expert at Agrico, constant innovation and progress are fundamental to succe...

13 Oct 2022 · 5 min read

Reinke’s long lasting pivots offer farmers value for money

A centre pivot is an essential part of many farms worldwide. What a farmer expects from a pivot is efficiency, reliability, and longevity. A farmer wants assurance that his investment wi...

11 Oct 2022 · 7 min read

Reinke SA moves to Potchefstroom for even better service

Setting up an irrigation system can be challenging, but prompt service and the availability of parts makes it easier. Reinke knows this, that is why they recently moved their head office...

7 Oct 2022 · 4 min read

Rotrix Irrigation makes efficient irrigation possible

Rotrix Africa Rainmaker Irrigation Systems are the most effective and cost-efficient travelling irrigation system available in Africa. Rotrix Africa has been in business for more than 40...

28 Sep 2022 · < 1 min read

Namibian female farmer beats downfalls and cultivates her dreams

In the heart of the Northeastern parts of Namibia, 250 km from Windhoek, on the farm Springvale, is a passionate female farmer, Elize van Niekerk, who farms with cattle, goats, sheep, ma...

26 Sep 2022 · 4 min read

Produce profit on your pastures with Reinke Irrigation

Irrigation is the gateway to unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential. The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) published an article many years ago (1997) that estimated Africa to ...

30 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Do you want to become a Reinke Irrigation Systems Dealer? Join the best irrigation...

By joining the Reinke Dealer Network, you’ll become part of the team leading innovation in agriculture. We’re looking for dealers who are committed to helping farmers work more effic...

30 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Rely on Zimmatic for wise water application

Water is one of our biggest chal­lenges, declares Jesper Lublinkof of Mubuyu Farms in southern Zambia, 85 km south of Lusaka in the Chikankata District. During the winter months (May to...

25 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

IS A CENTER PIVOT A CENTER PIVOT?… NO!

Let us look at a general example in our daily life; When buying a new car which does not contribute anything to our income, on the contrary is only costing us money, we spend time select...

19 Aug 2022 · 6 min read

Quickly identifying irrigation issues to prevent crop loss in South Africa

In South Africa, irrigation decisions can make or break your harvest. David Müller, a farmer at Uitdraai Farm in Prieska on the Northern Cape, knows this all too well. David’s family ...

17 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Dream sustainably with Agrico

“Our dream was to get water to Groenvlei farm, located 5 km from the nearest water source,” says WG Treurnicht, who grows wine grapes just outside Porterville, at the foot of the Oli...

16 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

Steps for successful irrigation

There's no universal way to irrigate fields with different soil, crop size, or crop types. Any location's best system provides adequate irrigation without water waste, is easy for the fa...

3 Aug 2022 · 6 min read

WATEX – A brand worth having

Because people ask for it! Reinforced Hosing (Pty) Ltd has been manufacturing the well-known and respected Watex brand in South Africa since 1999, when Gavin Brown and Dev Howett esta...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Innovative irrigation systems with Senter360

Theuns Dreyer, the managing director of Senter360, has 32 years of extensive experience in the irrigation industry, particularly in the design and project management of large-scale irrig...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Agrico turns water into profit

One golden key unlocks the door to success in any farming operation. Whether a farmer grows crops or keeps animals, he wants to attain the highest income at the lowest cost. This cannot ...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Scuba Pump

SCUBA Above and beyond The new SCUBA compact close-coupled submersible pump from Xylem brings a new level of reliability and flexibility to primary water supply options for wells, tanks...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Valley Irrigation in Africa: Crops and farmers thrive under Valley®

Valley® offers outstanding service to farmers across the sub-continent, including Zimbabwe. The main crops in Zimbabwe are maize, tobacco, wheat, and citrus. Valley® pivots apply the r...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Irrigation Unlimited: Choose an irrigation system to fit your farm

The most important party in the farming industry is the farmer, therefore his interests should always be placed first. This is the conviction of Irrigation Unlimited’s people. Dirk ...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Ag Solar by Valley

Driven by one of the most trusted names in agriculture, Valley Irrigation uses the sun’s energy to power your agribusiness, providing your operation with a new level of energy independ...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Irrigation in Namibia: Reinke pivot makes the impossible possible

Customers inspire AgriTurf and Reinke’s team so that they can help their farmers plan superior solutions that make a meaningful difference in water and irrigation management. In 198...

27 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

Innovative irrigation systems with Senter360

Theuns Dreyer, the managing director of Senter360, has 32 years of extensive experience in the irrigation industry, particularly in the design and project management of large-scale irrig...

1 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Irrigation principles and practices

In order to become a successful farmer, it is critical to have a solid understanding of the most fundamental principles of irrigation. Without water, all living things, including plants ...

31 May 2022 · 4 min read

Good news! Valley makes irrigation affordable to Zambian farmers

Irrigation is the most effective investment that a farmer can make to ensure growth on his farm and in his business. However, this is not a cheap investment and many farmers feel that th...

27 May 2022 · 4 min read

Agrico makes every drop count

In a desert country where water is scarce, a farmer cannot afford to waste even a drop. On the farm Hartebeesloop at Stampriet in Namibia, measuring every drop drawn from the aquifer dee...

27 May 2022 · 5 min read

Irrigation concepts and terminology

Irrigation concepts and terminology Agricultural Drainage It is removal of excess water known as free or gravitational water from the surface or below the surface of farm land to create...

13 May 2022 · 9 min read
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