Mechanisation

For Tradestuff it’s all about service, service service! | AGCO

"There are three words that matter in my business and they are service, service, service". So says managing director of Tradestuff, Rudi Barnard. On this evening Tradestuff celebrated ...

28 Feb 2024 · 2 min read

N & M Boerdery: “Valtrac is the best I’ve ever had!”

N & M Boerdery was started by spouses Nico and Mariana Hendriks. They farm in the Ellisras area. Not only do they plant potatoes and onions, but also have a cattle branch. In 2014,...

28 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

New Holland makes big waves with new T7 tractor series

Jaco du Preez, marketing manager of New Holland for Southern Africa, tells us more about the new T-7 tractor series from New Holland. The T7.260 is the largest tractor in the range. Tw...

28 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

The new Jooste HDPE Float Valve

Jooste Cylinder & Pump Co. (PTY) Ltd was established by Christie Jooste in 1967. He manufactured the first Stainless Steel Windmill Borehole Cylinder in 1989 and won the “Cullinan ...

27 Feb 2024 · 2 min read

Mahindra’s special Karoo Pik Up range is as unique to SA as the Karoo

Intentional adventure. This is the goal behind Mahindra Pik Up Karoo's special range which has been designed and manufactured on South African soil. Why? Because Mahindra knows what thei...

26 Feb 2024 · 3 min read

Kverneland welcomes Jupidex to their press day in Germany

He notes that it is a privilege to have showcased to both the media and distributors the array of technology that Kverneland boasts of. Many of these technologies are developed in respon...

23 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

Jupidex brings the Vicon spreader to the Blue Tour

The Vicon fertilizer spreader has several features that make it attractive. Not only does the spreader boast a fiberglass hopper, it has few moving parts which reduces maintenance on the...

23 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

Lube Force: Lubricate to enhance efficiency and longevity across industries

Keeping machinery running smoothly Picture a bustling factory floor where every machine hums along like an instrument in a well-tuned symphony, effortlessly weaving through tasks with...

22 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

For a machine that performs on all terrains go with Avant

Rough Terrain Forklift Avant makes a multipurpose machine which can also be utilised as a rough terrain forklift. Because of its compactness, the machine can go anywhere including ti...

21 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

Tractor-powered hammer mill from Drotsky makes heavy work lighter

Many hands may make light work, but with the right equipment, heavy work is even lighter with few hands! This is the major motivation behind the Drotsky M100's design: It ensures that tw...

20 Feb 2024 · 4 min read

This is how Rumax makes feeders for the livestock industry

Quality is the key word in every part of the manufacturing process at Rumax. From the sketch and design of the various machines they manufacture to where the final product is loaded to g...

20 Feb 2024 · 4 min read

If the farmer can’t come to New Vaal Motors, then New Vaal Motors goes to the farmer

When the farmer can’t come to you, you go to the farmer. The team from New Vaal Motors in Vereeniging introduced farmers to their range of Mercedes- Benz- and FUSO trucks at the Balfou...

16 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

Rumax, a pioneer in the feed industry

Jaco Pieters, owner of Rumax, tells more about exactly how things are done at Rumax - from the order being placed to the delivery to the customer. Rumax manufactures agricultural machi...

16 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers boasts baling’s best at Balfour Hooidag

Farmers were impressed with the remarkable equipment Rovic Leers demonstrated at this year’s Balfour Hooidag. More production and less trouble with Rovic Leers’ Krone V165XC baler...

16 Feb 2024 · 4 min read

New Holland remains at the forefront of innovation

In the agricultural industry, mechanization and technology are constantly changing to make machines and processes more effective. New Holland uses their 40 research and development centr...

16 Feb 2024 · 3 min read

Jupidex shares exciting news with farmers!

Agricultural financing remains one of the most difficult challenges for farmers in South Africa. Farming is a capital-intensive business. As critical times in the industry approach for f...

14 Feb 2024 · 4 min read

Jupidex’s Blue Tour farmer’s day boasts with Andreoli sprayers

Due to the gap in the district, Jupidex thought it good to bring an orchard sprayer to the dry Free State and Northern Cape where many nut farmers can benefit. The sprayers that were ...

14 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers balers deliver a rich harvest

Melissa Jonker from Rovic Leers tells more about their baler range which they showcased at Balfour Hayday. The baler range consists of the Comprima, Fortima and the Vari-pack. The Vari...

14 Feb 2024 · 2 min read

New Holland T6000 tractor series: Always reliable, always new

New Holland’s T6000 tractor series is not new, but it also is not old! Changes and upgrades that has been made over time ensures that the blue team stays up to date with the new techno...

13 Feb 2024 · 3 min read

CASE IH paints Balfour Hooidag red

The cold and cloudy weather did not keep farmers away from this year’s Balfour Hooidag (Feed Production Day). Farmers and other interested visitors gathered once again on Gert Kriek’...

13 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

Baling up a haystorm! | CASE IH

Dale Bierman, sales manager at CASE IH, tells more about the beautiful, red implements they exhibited at Balfour Hay Day. They aim to offer the right implement for every farmer. The tr...

12 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

Decked out in red! | CASE IH

Daniel Dames, product specialist at CASE IH, talks about the implements they exhibited at Balfour Hay Day this year. First up is the famous RB455 variable chamber baler that won the Ba...

12 Feb 2024 · < 1 min read

This is how you can arm yourself against the danger on roads

It is no secret that South Africa's roads pose various risks, be it kidnappings, hijackings or stone-throwing, we are in daily danger on our roads. Especially when you get stuck in traff...

8 Feb 2024 · 6 min read

For a firm and even seedbed get LEMKEN’s Rubin 12 and Karat 9

It all starts with your seedbed. The seedbed largely determines the germination of your crops and the ultimate success of your harvest. That’s why Skippies Joubert from Gideon Joubert ...

6 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

Orthman: Precision seedbeds in a single pass

Orthman is a manufacturing company founded in Nebraska by Henry Orthman with a vision to make farming better for producers. Orthman is built on family values, hard work, innovative desig...

5 Feb 2024 · 5 min read

Unveiling the dynamic duo: John Deere 5080E and 5080EN tractors revolutionising fa...

Article supplied John Deere proudly introduces its latest power-packed duo- on African soil for the first time: The 5080E and the 5080EN tractors. Their versatility extends over vario...

2 Feb 2024 · 4 min read

JHB TRACTOR SPARES: Quality spares for the farming community

With over 53 years of experience in FORD, FIAT, NEW HOLLAND and MF replacement parts, JHB TRACTOR SPARES have established themselves as the leading supplier of quality spares to the farm...

31 Jan 2024 · 2 min read

Stafix Electric Fence and Security Centres give you the edge over criminals

Criminals attack when you sleep or least expect it. The only way to protect yourself, your family and your property is to be prepared. Proper access restriction and early warning systems...

30 Jan 2024 · 3 min read

South Africa’s most loved fertiliser spreaders – the Falcon Amazone ZA-M series

A fertiliser spreader is a fundamental piece of farm machinery for a large majority of farming operations. For this reason, there is a wide choice of spreaders on the market from a wide ...

30 Jan 2024 · 6 min read

Revaro is the one-stop-shop for farmers

These days Revaro is the brand to keep an eye on! Reyno van Rooyen, Revaro’s Executive Director and Founder, started the company by selling pallets. Today they have various tools and o...

30 Jan 2024 · 5 min read

Unlock the power of financial solutions for your farm!

WesBank and Jupidex partner for your farming success. Their partnership is aimed at providing you with accessible and tailored financing solutions for your agricultural success. ...

29 Jan 2024 · < 1 min read

AgriCAD land rollers can increase your soya bean harvest by 15%

In Delmas Hardu Prinsloo of JGP Boerdery makes use of his AgriCAD plant roller to ensure he gets the most from his soya bean harvest. He explained to ProAgri how effective the plant r...

16 Jan 2024 · < 1 min read

JGP Boerdery depends on AgriCAD chaser bins

Hardu Prinsloo believes in his AgriCad products. He told ProAgri how the TF34C chaser bin not only makes harvesting easier but how comfortably it moves through his fields with the flotat...

15 Jan 2024 · < 1 min read

JGP Boerdery depends on AgriCAD chaser bins

Harvesting runs smoothly at JGP Boerdery at Delmas and Hardu Prinsloo’s four AgriCAD chaser bins play no modest role in the process. Nothing ever has to wait because the AgriCAD chaser...

10 Jan 2024 · 5 min read

AgriCAD land rollers increase your soya bean harvest: 15% more is not to be scorned!

A larger harvest and more profits in the bag. That is what the AgriCAD land roller means for the soya bean production of Hardu Prinsloo, owner of JGP Boerdery in the Delmas district. ...

10 Jan 2024 · 4 min read

Staalmeester hammer mills tailor made for Africa’s rugged conditions

Staalmeester has been manufacturing hammer mills since 1951 and as one of South Africa’s pioneering agricultural machinery manufacturers, the company builds their machinery with Africa...

10 Jan 2024 · 5 min read

Ford celebrates 100 years in South Africa, announces Ranger PHEV investment, new p...

Ford Motor Company is celebrating its proud 100-year legacy in South Africa with the announcement of a R5,2 billion (US$272 million) investment in its local operations for production of ...

19 Dec 2023 · 10 min read

Introducing you to the Rovic world

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2-nWkpf3Bs[/embed]   Rovic international is a South African based company with roots dating back 100-years. They employ 580 people ...

19 Dec 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Northern Cape works hard and values service.

[embed]https://youtu.be/_fljjnwr6Tk[/embed]   Rovic Northern Cape has three great branches. Prieska, with their strong spares department, Douglas, the second biggest branch an...

19 Dec 2023 · < 1 min read

Weskus Meganisasie and Rovic Leers for your agricultural service needs

[embed]https://youtu.be/2AnLKE2qcA4[/embed]   Weskus Meganisasie's Managing Director, Nico Russouw, prides himself on his open door policy towards his customers and staff. ...

19 Dec 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers moving agriculture forward

[embed]https://youtu.be/P40IMvXlWaU[/embed] Rovic Leers Agricultural is dedicated to moving agriculture forward and helping to provide food security. With their dedicated inhouse ...

19 Dec 2023 · < 1 min read

Drotsky doors are always open

Drotsky will be open for the entire December, so you have full access to order any emergency spare parts. You can either let them organise a courier for you, or can collect it yourself. ...

19 Dec 2023 · < 1 min read

How do you ship an agricultural machine from America?

In surfing the internet, you may have seen very good deals on almost new but used agricultural equipment in America. The prices look great, but you still need have it shipped to you. The...

17 Dec 2023 · 4 min read

Spread well for an abundant harvest: Bogballe’s efficiency is no tall tale!

The right food at the right time in the right place makes children healthy, strong, useful citizens. The same goes for plants in your fields. Bogballe is the fertiliser spreader that ens...

11 Dec 2023 · 7 min read

Jupidex cultivates a culture of excellence

Jupidex's company culture is one of shared values in client service, mutual support and a positive attitude. Other ways in which the brand ensures that they assists staff is to provid...

7 Dec 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland wins big at Agritechnica Innovation Awards

New Holland continues advancing its technology to make farming easier, more efficient, and more sustainable for our customers. This commitment to excellence has been recognized with a ho...

4 Dec 2023 · 3 min read

Where Valtras work, success follows

Five hardworking Valtas are hauling, ploughing, planting, harvesting, and lifting to their heart’s content at N&M Boerdery. This is how mechanisation contributed to Nico and Marian...

4 Dec 2023 · 7 min read

The Mahindra XUV300 SUV: Combine fun, safety and performance

It is not every day you buy a car and when you do, you must look well before you leap. But if you have ever driven a Mahindra SUV, you know you can make the jump. With a perfect balan...

29 Nov 2023 · 3 min read

For profitable pecan production wise farmers use Jupidex’s Andreoli Atom sel...

Pecan nut production can be rewarding, but then things must be done right. The capital outlay for pecan nut farming is high and you have to wait a long time before you get anything back....

29 Nov 2023 · 5 min read

Mechanisation considerations for drip irrigation systems

Climate change is leading to increasing water scarcity. Agriculture is one of the biggest users of water worldwide. Appropriate methods and systems of irrigation are, therefore, critical...

28 Nov 2023 · 4 min read

Drotsky S and T-range hammermills put to the test: The results will amaze you!

Drotsky has been manufacturing hammer mills and feed mixers since 1962. As a South African company our machines are built with African conditions in mind. Drotsky is committed to Africa ...

26 Nov 2023 · 6 min read

Valtra is the power behind Rugani 100% carrot juice from Greenway Farms

A decision not to waste a single carrot from any of their fields resulted in the popular fresh Rugani carrot juice. Harvested at sunrise and juiced and bottled by sunset, Rugani carrot j...

24 Nov 2023 · 7 min read

Burger Boerdery chooses Andreoli self-propelled sprayers over trailing sprays

At Burger Boerdery there is no time for standing still. Thanks to the three Andreoli sprays they acquired, they more than halved the labor costs. Where eight sprays had to be used before...

24 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Jupidex takes the Kverneland Germany Factory Tour

So much more than just cultivators and ploughs, Kverneland manufactures a variety of high-quality farm equipment in their factory in Germany. Join Jupidex, the importer of Kverneland ...

24 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Maximum power with minimal impact on the environment: Scania SA announces the laun...

Southern Africa urgently needs to break the link between the increasing demand for transport and increasing carbon emissions, noise, traffic congestion and road accidents. To support thi...

21 Nov 2023 · 3 min read

SARO Agro’s manufacturing prowess inspires Self Help Africa delegation

SARO Agro was delighted to welcome a delegation from Self Help Africa (SHA) at their main branch in Lusaka. During their visit, SARO’s Managing Director, Mr Ashok Oza, led the SHA d...

21 Nov 2023 · 2 min read

Farmer wants Equipment presented by LiuGong Machinery and Burgers Equipment

Burgers Equipment and Spares and LiuGong Machinery may have the equipment that will steal your heart. Whether it's the giant 922E or the 77A backhoe that's right for your digging and ...

14 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Jupidex and Kverneland in Germany Episode 4 | Optima TFprofi SX PUDAMA

Looking at the Optima TFprofi SX PUDAMA precision drill from Kverneland, Jupidex travelled to Germany to witness this agricultural innovation. Discover the PUDAMA technique, a revolution...

14 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Planter technology from John Deere offers value season after season

Discover the value in every pass and every season with John Deere’s precision ag tools. John Deere has established itself as an industry leader, providing farmers with innovative tools...

8 Nov 2023 · 3 min read

Wood-Mizer Mozambique opens more stores

Sawmillers can now buy and service their Wood-Mizer sawmills in seven cities in Mozambique.  Two new Wood-Mizer stores recently opened in Pemba and Lichinga.  The stores are close ...

7 Nov 2023 · 3 min read

Enhance soil health with Ritlee TM3 tractor-mounted compost turner

Enrich your soils, plantations, pastures, orchards, and more with essential microbial and fungal life through compost. The Ritlee model TM3: This innovative tractor-mounted compost tu...

6 Nov 2023 · < 1 min read

Valtrac introduces the new, improved Jumil Global Max planter

The Jumil Global Max planter is an innovative piece of farm equipment that has changed the way crops are planted. This planter provides unprecedented accuracy and productivity thanks to ...

6 Nov 2023 · 2 min read

Jupidex and Kverneland in Germany Episode 3 | Onyx Mechanical Weeder

The brand new range of mechanical weeders is Kvereneland's way of supporting the end consumer and work together to reduce chemical use in agriculture. "As an Ag Machinery brand, we mu...

31 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Wood-Mizer’s Edger & Multirip range

Wood-Mizer's edger and multirip range offer sawmillers affordable and scalable edger and multirip solutions that can grow, improve, and boost productivity, cutting accuracy and recovery ...

24 Oct 2023 · 8 min read

Raceview Motor Group: Vehicles and service for the long haul

When you buy a vehicle, you are not only buying a means of transport. You buy a tool that helps transport heavy loads, facilitates farm tasks, or the cabin where you and your family will...

23 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

New Holland tractors show who’s boss

New Holland Agriculture displayed their blue array of quality once again at this year’s NAMPO Cape. The exhibition of equipment reflected the company's commitment to offer all farmers,...

23 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

Valtrac boasts the new Jumil Global Max

Precision farming requires the farmer to make every part of his farming productive. Every unnecessary expense must be cut, every tool must be used optimally and efficiently and new equip...

18 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Smith Power Equipment brings Kubota and Polaris to Cape NAMPO

Smith Power Equipment has had a positive Cape NAMPO 2023. The importer and distributor of Kubota agricultural equipment is optimistic about the future. Visitors could see a variety of tr...

18 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Saro Agro puts the small-scale farmer first

Saro Agro is dedicated to making farming easier. This distributor of agricultural equipment aims to make the small-scale farmer’s task easier, thereby making their farming more efficie...

16 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Engine Den, your reliable partner in the automotive industry

Direct importers and distributors of new and used engines, gearboxes, and parts for the automotive industry, as well as the exclusive agents for Mercedes Benz (ADEPART). Established i...

16 Oct 2023 · 3 min read

Fuel-efficient FAW trucks produce additional fleet savings for Rubtrans Logistics

The needs of transport operators are the first consideration of FAW Trucks. Therefore, they provide fleet owners with a range of vehicles that minimise the total cost of operation in the...

13 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

NAMPO Cape: Farmer wins brand new Maxxum 110 tractor

A dream of forty years came true when Danhauzer Uys, a farmer from Albertinia in the Western Cape, was announced at NAMPO Cape as the winner of the brand-new Case IH Maxxum 110 tractor w...

13 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

Used vs new agricultural equipment – pros and cons

Farmers today are confronted with the rising cost of equipment, yet keeping up in the industry requires the latest technology. Buying new equipment gives you peace of mind. You get the l...

11 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

Paint your dream tractor with Valtrac

Good news for farmers that wants another colour tractor than a green, red or blue one. You can now choose your own colour tractor to fit on your farm with Valtrac. Any colour is availabl...

11 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland showcases their wide range of hay equipment at NAMPO Cape 2023

Farming is pure pleasure if you have the right equipment for the task. New Holland is dedicated to the farmer and offering only the best equipment to the farmer to complete the task quic...

11 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Mahindra tractors are ready for tomorrow

With the right tool for the job, farming can be more efficient, more productive and more profitable. But, for various reasons, not every farmer can invest in humongous tractors and multi...

11 Oct 2023 · 5 min read

NAMPO Cape 2023: Case IH is every farmers dream

"We enjoy being involved in days like NAMPO Cape, getting back together as an agricultural community and talking about the new trends," says Stephan Nel, Managing Director of Case IH Sou...

9 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Paint your dream tractor with Valtrac

Good news for farmers that wants another colour tractor than a green, red or blue one. You can now choose your own colour tractor to fit on your farm with Valtrac. Any colour is availabl...

9 Oct 2023 · 2 min read

Problem Solving Bushings has the bushings for your vehicle

Problem Solving Bushes, or PSB, is a manufacturer and distributor of polyurethane bushings. The company has been around for over 27 years, distributing these components to the agricultur...

6 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland showcases their extensive offering of tractors for South African viney...

New Holland Agriculture made its appearance again at NAMPO Cape this year. The display of implements on the Nampo Harvest Day reflects the company's commitment to offering any farmer fro...

6 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Kubota breaks new ground in Africa

Good news for farmers: Smith Power Equipment, importers of Japanese Kubota tractors, are expanding their market into Southern Africa. Smith Power Equipment had a very successful exhibiti...

6 Oct 2023 · 3 min read

Mahindra Tractors are here for good!

Mahindra tractors have a wide range of tractors, ranging from 15 hp to 110 hp (11 - 82 kW). The brand has a range of implements that work well with the tractors, such as sprayers, hay ra...

6 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Massey Ferguson at NAMPO Cape: Reliability across every range of farm equipment

Reliable equipment and machinery are a must-have for a productive farm. Farmers choose the name that has become synonymous with dependability over the past 175 years. At the 2023 Cape...

5 Oct 2023 · 4 min read

Saro Agro puts the small-scale farmer first

Just because you are a small-scale farmer, does not mean you need to struggle with ploughing, planting, harvesting, processing, or transporting yields. Thanks to Saro Agro, there is a so...

2 Oct 2023 · < 1 min read

Massey Ferguson has a plan for every type of farming at Cape NAMPO

At 2023's Cape NAMPO in Bredasdorp, Massey Ferguson made sure there was something for every type of farm – from orchards to dairy farms. Massey Ferguson's Global Series tractors are...

29 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

Jupidex and Kverneland in Germany Episode 2 | ROC RS 1000 Merger

Visiting the Kverneland factory in Soezt, Germany, the Jupidex team from South Africa was the only privileged individuals from Africa to attend the press conference. Representatives f...

28 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

JDI and John Deere still a formidable team after 65 years

The popular John Deere Implements (JDI) exhibition was once again a major highlight at NAMPO Cape this year. JDI is the oldest John Deere agent in the country, founded in 1960. They dist...

27 Sep 2023 · 3 min read

Jupidex and Kverneland in Germany Episode 1 | TwinFill iXter B18 rear-mounted spra...

Visiting the Kverneland factory in Soezt, Germany, the Jupidex team from South Africa was the only privileged individuals from Africa to attend the press conference. For Jupidex, it i...

27 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

Precision farming: Jupidex and Kverneland aim higher, further, better

Kverneland is a name that resonates sweetly in the ears of South African farmers. It is the name that has become synonymous with meticulous, punctual service and the leading, most effici...

22 Sep 2023 · 11 min read

Goldwing Engineering: Unique solutions for Africa’s farmers

Goldwing Engineering opened its doors for the first time in April 2020. Starting a business in the middle of a pandemic when other businesses are struggling to stay afloat may seem like ...

21 Sep 2023 · 5 min read

John Deere and JDI at NAMPO Cape 2023: Together, we move forward!

The popular John Deere Implemente (JDI) exhibition was a major hit at NAMPO Cape 2023. It is the oldest John Deere agency in the country owned by the same family and has been in existenc...

20 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

Liebherr R 920 raises productivity stakes for farmers

Increasing productivity is central to the agricultural sector’s quest to run profitable operations in the face of a challenging operating environment. To help farmers raise their produ...

19 Sep 2023 · 3 min read

New Holland Agriculture- Ready for tomorrow!

Cut and bale with confidence New Holland has been putting the 'big' in big square bales for more than three decades. Since its first big balers in 1987 were introduced, 30 000 of these...

19 Sep 2023 · 4 min read

Technews: Take farming to the future with drones

Derek Kruger walks around the hologram image of Orchard SA07/13 and frowns. The report from the drone swarm checking the sugar index of the oranges to determine the best harvesting time ...

18 Sep 2023 · 9 min read

CNH Industrial’s Connect facility brings new dimensions to proactive service...

Farming should never come to a stop, especially when you have to plough, sow, or harvest at the critical times dictated by nature. Nothing fully describes the disappointment, frustration...

18 Sep 2023 · 6 min read

Building client relationships

For WA de Klerk, farming is more than just business. His farm, Driefontein, is the legacy he inherited from his grandfather and father, and the future he is creating for his children. As...

15 Sep 2023 · 4 min read

Revaro brings innovation to CAPE NAMPO

The T-REX712 track steer loader is the latest edition to the Revaro range of products for agriculture and construction. This compact machine (3 700 x 2 030 x 2 160) offers a rated capaci...

15 Sep 2023 · 5 min read

Janet Niland farms full – out with New Holland

"I love what I do," says Janet Niland from Mooirivier in the Natal Midlands. Janet farms successfully and intensively on 350 hectares with cattle, vegetables, and seed potatoes - with th...

5 Sep 2023 · 7 min read

Female farmer, Janet Niland, reaches success with New Holland

When Janet became a mother, she realised that pursuing a career as a Medical Technologist was going to be difficult. Naturally, she fell back onto her love for agriculture. Today, New...

4 Sep 2023 · < 1 min read

Mahindra Futurescape shows the tractor brand is future-ready

Farmers want affordable tractors with technology they can use every day for many different operations on the farm. Very soon, farmers in Africa will have access to such a series of tract...

29 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

The new Hino 700 series launched in South Africa

The new Hino 700 series has launched in South Africa, and the 2023 model truck has taken big steps in enhancing its technology, prioritizing the safety of its drivers, and improving its ...

23 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

2023 harvester race: New Holland sweeps clean for sweet victory

With meticulous care, the farmer cultivates his fields, fertilises, plants, fights pests, irrigates or prays for rain ... but all this is of no use if he cannot harvest his crop efficien...

23 Aug 2023 · 5 min read

Ripper Tillage Equipment provides equipment for generations of farmers

Ripper Tillage Equipment specialises in the manufacturing of agricultural equipment, specifically for seedbed preparation. The variety of equipment includes implements for before, during...

23 Aug 2023 · 3 min read

Valtrac boasts the new Jumil Global at NAMPO

Precision farming requires the farmer to make every part of his farming operation productive. Every unnecessary expense must be cut, every implement must be used optimally and efficientl...

23 Aug 2023 · 5 min read

Saro Agro puts the small-scale farmer first

Saro Agro is dedicated to making farming easier. This distributor of agricultural equipment aims to make the small-scale farmer’s task easier, thereby making their farming more efficie...

23 Aug 2023 · 5 min read

Mulching simplifies the process of incorporating material into the soil:

LEMKEN believes that healthy soil produces good crops, and the beginning of healthy soil is the return of biological material into the topsoil where it can decompose to feed the soil and...

23 Aug 2023 · 3 min read

For a wide range of products, visit Revaro

Revaro is a South African based manufacturer and distributor of a wide range of industrial and agricultural equipment and machinery. They are known for their quality, reliability, and in...

23 Aug 2023 · 5 min read

JUPIDEX Agricultural Implements: Innovating farming practices for a sustainable fu...

Their vision is to be recognised as the preferred supplier of top-quality and affordable agricultural equipment to the African market. This vision ties in with their mission where they a...

22 Aug 2023 · 6 min read

Case IH’s takes hands with Lamb Champs 2023

Lamb Champs was established in 2020. After the great success of the very first Lamb Champs, Saai, decided that the next one should be even better and bigger. This year, more than 5 000 p...

18 Aug 2023 · 3 min read

The winning recipe for farming: Love for agriculture and Valtrac’s Tatu rippers

Farming is more than a profession – it is a love. To devote all your effort, time and attention to farming doesn’t happen without having a deep love for agriculture. And one of the m...

18 Aug 2023 · 8 min read

Stephan Nel of Case IH at Lamb Champs 2023

One of the major sponsors of Lamb Champs 2023 this year was Case IH. Case IH's managing director, Stephan Nel, describes what Case was anticipating as the day's primary sponsor. Here ...

18 Aug 2023 · < 1 min read

Remarkable lady takes transport to new heights with Scania

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with their partners and customers they are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport industry.Scania supports ...

17 Aug 2023 · 7 min read

Do not underestimate John Deere’s ladies in agriculture

All over the world, women play an important role in the future of agriculture. As women are showing their worth in various departments of the agricultural sector, they gain more recognit...

17 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

Monitor Engineering’s TeeJet DynaJet system lowers your chemical usage and c...

The DynaJet system delivers advanced turn compensation that, when you turn, the boom moves at the outer lane faster than the other end, but then PWM distributes the spray evenly everywhe...

16 Aug 2023 · < 1 min read

Alida Botma is seen and heard at Senwes

 "If you are informed about something, no one can dismiss your comments as inappropriate," says Alida Botma, Administrator of Agrifriend, Senwes' spare parts division. Alida has been a ...

16 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

Highlight at Val Farmers’ day: Valtrac shows what a Valtra can do

“Allamoses! Now this is a nice tractor!” That is how farmers responded when they saw what Valtrac's Valtra tractors are capable of at the recent Val Farmers’ day. Valtra tractor...

16 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

New Holland’s familiar stalwarts dig in at Val Farmers Day

New Holland's tractors are known for their productivity and operator comfort. New Holland understands the needs of a farmer and knows that you want your tractor to perform as many tasks ...

16 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

Mahindra Alberton and ProAgri show farmers: The new Scorpio-N takes the sting out ...

Seeing is believing. That is what Mahindra's people believe and that is why they made a new Mahindra Scorpio-N sports utility vehicle available to ProAgri so that farmers across the coun...

15 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

FAW ensures Trafalgar Logistics reaches new heights

Every fleet owner needs the type of truck that provides him with longevity and durability for the long haul. Whether it is transporting goods and equipment across the border, or deliveri...

3 Aug 2023 · 5 min read

Trafalgar Logistics welcomes FAW Trucks to the fleet

When Ryan Rossiter from Trafalgar Logistics noticed many FAW JH6 420HPs on the road, he immediately started to investigate what made these trucks so popular. Upon further investigatio...

1 Aug 2023 · < 1 min read

With FAW trucks , Tron Logistics deliver on time, every time

Tron Logistics has been in operation for almost a decade. It operates in the courier and express freight sector, and thanks to FAW Trucks, all its deliveries happen on time, every time. ...

1 Aug 2023 · < 1 min read

Wesselsbron Staak Boerdery auction: Your chance to acquire farm equipment, impleme...

Are you looking for farm equipment, implements or sheep? Wesselsbron's Staak Boerdery auction offers it all for you, under one roof! From harvesters, planters, tractors, farm tools, shee...

28 Jul 2023 · < 1 min read

Farming is more than just a job

“Since childhood, I have been familiar with Massey Ferguson tractors. I grew up with them on the farm, and one thing that I can remember vividly, is that our Massey tractors barely sto...

27 Jul 2023 · 8 min read

It’s Tree Felling Season

Winter and early spring are the perfect time for felling trees because all those bare branches make it easier to see what you're doing. But whether you are a seasoned professional or a h...

27 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

Jupidex makes every farmer’s dreams come true: Tools that truly work for far...

Farmers’ eyes sparkled again this year at the sight of the top of the range implements that Jupidex displayed at NAMPO. After all, Jupidex is a market leader in South Africa for the su...

27 Jul 2023 · 7 min read

Valtra tractors are perfect for precision farming shows Val Farmers’ Day

Valtra is well-known for its strength, power and robust build. No wonder South-African farmers find these tractors so attractive. The BH-154 has a 6-speed mechanical gearbox and 3-spe...

24 Jul 2023 · < 1 min read

Tron Logistics delivers every time on time with FAW trucks

FAW trucks are the first choice of many fleet owners and logistic companies across the country for reliable deliveries every time on time. The features of these reliable trucks enable co...

21 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

LiuGong provides tough equipment for a tough world

LiuGong believes that for a tough world, you need tough equipment. That is why they produce a wide range of machines that work hard, all while protecting the environment. One such str...

14 Jul 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland showcases the familiar and reliable T9.505 and the T8 Genesis at the V...

The T9.505 is one of five tractors in the range of 300 - 447 kW tractors that are ideal for soil cultivation, especially for seedbed preparation. The technology in these reliable machine...

14 Jul 2023 · < 1 min read

Fendt Tractors Fully Precision Unlocked: Unleashing Power and Efficiency

Discover and take the unparalleled advantage of Fendt's Full Precision Package – Fully unlocked with a comprehensive suite of precision farming technologies that will transform your ag...

10 Jul 2023 · 6 min read

Lack of mechanisation slows smallholder ambitions in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s smallholders, especially those within city limits, are increasingly producing the bulk of locally grown produce, but lack of mechanisation, such as tractors, is limiting the...

7 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

Drotsky hammermill troubleshooting part 1

Hammermills are useful machines They have been used for decades across industries such as agriculture, construction, recycling, and food processing. These machines are used for pulverisi...

7 Jul 2023 · 7 min read

Agrico High Speed Disc: Now 8 metres wide!

Farming is a complete joy when, looking for a tool for a specific task, you find one that exceeds your expectations, supported by a manufacturer that understands Southern African farmers...

7 Jul 2023 · 5 min read

Be efficient! Maintain your machines and equipment

Agricultural equipment suppliers know that more income is made from the maintenance of agricultural machinery and accessories than from the actual sale of the vehicles, equip­ment, and ...

7 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

John Deere Financial provides personalised financial solutions and personal support

When it comes to innovative finance solutions, John Deere Financial empowers businesses worldwide. With our rich heritage, John Deere Financial has been a trusted partner in the agricult...

7 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

Fendt precision farming tractor launch: Unlock your full potential

Fendt has three reasons why it should be your first choice in finding a precision farming partner. "In the modern agricultural era, relying on technological advancements is important," s...

7 Jul 2023 · < 1 min read

The new Mahindra Scorpio-N

Mahindra SA has an interesting strategy right now… If you want a modern, stylish and well-appointed medium SUV (with a 7-seat configuration, no less), then you can look to the XUV 700...

30 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Fendt’s Ideal 8 harvests efficiently from start to finish

Fendt's popular Ideal 8 harvester was once again a favourite in this year's harvester challenge, which is presented annually by the Grootpan study group. It competed in the class 8 categ...

29 Jun 2023 · 3 min read

New entrant to harvester challenge: Massey Ferguson 9695 does not hold back

The most important consideration in Massey Ferguson's planning is the farmer's needs. That is why Massey Ferguson strives to balance new technology of the highest quality with the reliab...

29 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Quicke loaders are proudly distributed by Rovic Leers in South Africa

The Swedish manufacturer, Quicke, has perfected the recipe for quick connecting loaders since their inception in 1949. Today they manufacture between 25 000 and 30 000 different attachme...

29 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers brings the Kuhn Excelerator to NAMPO 2023

Rovic Leers import the Kuhn products to South Africa. One of these is the Kuhn Excelerator 8010 which is used for seedbed preparation. It is a vertical tillage machine that ensures th...

29 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers stocks Krone Big X 780 harvester with the Easy Collect 750/3 maize table

The Krone Big X 780 harvester’s engine delivers 582 kW (780 hp) and it cuts 7,5 metres wide. The table folds into three parts, hence the 3 at the end of its name. Philip Oosthuizen ...

29 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers provides farmers with Krone’s Veripack and Fortima Round balers

Krone’s Fortima and Veripack round balers have the EasyFlow intake which works without cams to produce a higher throughput capacity and lower maintenance costs. The balers' cutting ...

29 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

The Synco-Spreader RSM 10-14 from Rovic Leers gives high capacity and efficiency

The Synco-Spreader RSM 10-14 has twin feed chains, which can be regulated separately. These are located inside the spreader's bowl. Chains are managed by gearboxes on either side of the ...

27 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers brings Kuhn Axis spreader 40.2 MEMC to NAMPO 2023

The Kuhn Axis spreader is a fertiliser spreader can assist any farmer with precision farming when it comes to fertilising crops. "The spreader is fitted with the Telemat technology, w...

27 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers showcases Super 19 ripper at NAMPO 2023

Rovic Leers' Super 19 ripper is designed to perform in any environment. To prevent damage, it features a self-correcting leaf spring kick-out movement. “This model of the Super 19 i...

27 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Case harvesters is a cut above the rest:

On your marks … ready to go! Great enthusiasm reigned on Grootpan where the big names in the harvesting industry once again competed against each other. The combine harvesters are judg...

27 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Northmec (NMI): Let your harvester shine with a Geringhoff head

Maize fields around the world know that when a Geringhoff corn head pushes its toes between your rows, your job is done; the master takes over! Everything that the farmer wants to see in...

26 Jun 2023 · 3 min read

Swartland Spuitpompe brings quality sprays to NAMPO 2023

Swartland Spuitpompe started in 1991 as a business that sells and repairs sprayers. "We evolved into a company that manufactures our own sprays and import other sprayers from Spain," say...

23 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Massey Ferguson showcases the MF 9695 at the harvester race

Massey Ferguson showcased their class six MF 9695 harvester at the recent harvester challenge. The new harvester boasts a V-cooling system that makes the machine more efficient and th...

20 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Kelly Tillage and Northmec Implements announce they have joined forces at NAMPO 2023

The tillage equipment from Kelly Tillage is designed to assist the farmer with managing crop residue and improving the carbon in the soil. These products are now available through Northm...

20 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Fendt Ideal 8 shows why it is famous for efficient harvesting

The famous Fendt Ideal 8 was entered into the recent harvester race hosted by the Grootpan study group.  This harvester finished in third place, showing how effective its dual helix ...

20 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Saro Agro brings mechanisation for all to AgriTech Zambia 2023

Saro Agro Industrial has been in business for more than 30 years. They supply mechanical solutions to small and large-scale farmers. The wide range of products that they supply ensure...

13 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland demonstrates how its twin rotor technology fares at the Harvester Chal...

The two New Holland harvesters that participated in the recent Harvester challenge were the CR6.80 and the CR7.90. What makes participating in these events so important is that farmer...

12 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Northmec Implements stands by the Geringhoff-maize headers

The Geringhoff maize headers are available from a 4 to 12 row. Improvements on the Mais Star include that the frame is curved, making it stronger yet lighter. The auger can be adjuste...

12 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Harvester Challenge 2023 class 6 Case IH 6150 harvester shows it deserves to be in...

The CASE IH 6150 harvester was entered by CASE into the recent Harvester Challenge. During this event, this machine competed against other harvesters and showed that it is a good matc...

12 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Elite tractor auction – don’t miss out on it!

All tractors in excellent condition. The services of the tractors and harvesters are up to date. On offer: 12 Tractors and Harvesters 3 Implements Date: 21 July 2023 Time: 11:00...

12 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Harvester Challenge 2023 sees the Case IH 8250 harvester take the lead

The CASE 8250 harvester perfectly harvests soya beans without splitting and maize without a mess. It harvests without hassles and proved just that at the recent Harvester Challenge day. ...

12 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Case IH enjoyed a successful NAMPO 2023

For CASE IH, NAMPO is the perfect space to get their clients together. "We can meet and talk about how everything is going on the farm," Jacques elaborates. The highlight of the expo ...

12 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic Leers provides high-quality tools for every farming need

Rovic Leers remains at the forefront of high-quality mechanisation and technology for South African farmers. With 2023's NAMPO harvest day, this group showed again that their stable incl...

9 Jun 2023 · 9 min read

New Holland introduces the new telehandler 7.32 at NAMPO 2023

The new telehandler has a 7-meter reach and can carry a load of up to 23 tons. It was specifically designed for the South-African market. From the ergonomic cabin to the strong arm pr...

9 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Valtrac provides hard-working Jeantil manure spreaders to contractors and farmers

Every year, Human Landboudienste spreads approximately 320 thousand cubic meters of manure. That means that the spreader must handle hard work - just like the operator. The machine is...

9 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

The Bredal lime spreader supplied by Valtrac makes the dream team with contractors

As contractors, Theunis and his team has a need for equipment that works effectively and saves time. They turned to Valtrac, distributer of Bredal in South Africa, to find a spreader ...

9 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

John Deere aims for growth across Africa

John Deere is a well-known name and brand across the globe. John Deere not only offers smart mechanisation solutions to farmers, but they also support and enable farmers in Africa to gro...

9 Jun 2023 · 5 min read

New Holland’s TH7.32 telehandler makes the headlines at NAMPO

New Holland Agriculture’s impressive display of machinery at the 2023 NAMPO Harvest Day featured several exciting new offerings, including this year’s headline act: the launch of the...

9 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Case IH offers: A money-wise Maxxum made just for you

Good news for farmers is that Case IH sharpened the pencil and went back to the drawing board to make sure the coveted Maxxum range not only fits perfectly on your farm, but also in your...

9 Jun 2023 · 3 min read

LEMKEN introduces the Muthing range of mulchers at NAMPO harvest day 2023

LEMKEN understands that there are many farmers who are changing their approach to crop residue. Instead of burning wheat fields, for instance, farmers can instead use a mulching techniqu...

9 Jun 2023 · < 1 min read

Partnership of NMI and Kelly Tillage brings world class tillage solutions to South...

Kelly Tillage is a family business with strong community values. Shane Kelly, a  farmer from South Australia, grew up on their family farm and has been familiar with Kelly equipment sin...

8 Jun 2023 · 3 min read

Reduce wastage of costly chemical with TeeJet spray tips

Spray tips don't last forever, yet it is extremely difficult to detect wear because it may not be visible. Spray nozzle wear of 10, 20, or even 30% won’t be visible. Using even slightl...

7 Jun 2023 · 3 min read

Grow pineapples with Peake Equipment’s STS 1000 sprayer

Peake Equipment is one of South Africa’s leaders in self-propelled sprayers built in South Africa for South African conditions. The sprayer is affordable, efficient and perfect for ...

7 Jun 2023 · 2 min read

New Holland launches upgraded lineup of Guardian™ front boom sprayers utilizing Ra...

New Holland Agriculture is redefining its lineup of SP310F and SP380F Guardian front boom sprayers to feature new technological and precision capabilities. These sprayers integrate the a...

7 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Jupidex makes every farmer’s dreams come true: Tools that truly work for far...

Farmers' eyes sparkled again this year at the sight of the top of the range implements that Jupidex displayed at NAMPO. After all, Jupidex is a market leader in South Africa for the supp...

5 Jun 2023 · 8 min read

DynaJet®-enabled Droplet Management System

There are a number of reasons why you should think about purchasing TeeJet Technologies' DynaJet® droplet management system. First, the system is built to deliver precise and accurat...

5 Jun 2023 · 2 min read

Suzuki’s V-Strom is the pinnacle of motorcycling excitement

Feeling the wind in your hair and the sun on your face is only one of the many benefits of riding a motorcycle. The excitement of riding a motorcycle is unparalleled, whether you are tak...

5 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Avant makes farm work easy

The Avant 860 is truly a workhorse that you can use for many tasks on the farm. The front loader has more than 100 different pieces of specialised equipment which can be instantly attach...

5 Jun 2023 · 4 min read

Flagship spec and tech for the all-new Grand Vitara

Flagship model now available with two- and four-wheel drive options New Smart Hybrid Vehicle by Suzuki (SHVS) on 4WD GLX model High safety specification across the range There i...

24 May 2023 · 9 min read

Avant equipment on display at NAMPO 2023

Avant South Africa's owner and manager, Wally Loftie-Eaton, and Avant Gauteng's general manager, Charl Kemp, give a presentation from Avant's NAMPO stand, outlining the company's offerin...

23 May 2023 · < 1 min read

Valtrac’s versatile four-cylinder tractor shows its mettle

Valtrac knows: Just because a four-cylinder tractor sounds smaller than its six-cylinder brothers, it does not mean that it is not up for big tasks. Valtra's N175 can compete with any si...

15 May 2023 · 4 min read

Agrico to show off largest HSD630 yet at NAMPO, and so much more

For more than 100 years, Agrico has never stopped innovating. Every year we adapt, grow and improve our offering. This year, we are excited to showcase our largest High-Speed Disc harrow...

10 May 2023 · 3 min read

CNH Industrial brings the world of agriculture to SA

CNH Industrial takes pride in demonstrating its commitment to the agricultural sector by proudly sponsoring the 2023 World Farmers’ Organisation (WFO) General Assembly to be held in Su...

9 May 2023 · 4 min read

Revaro’s offering at NAMPO: Innovative and affordable agricultural equipment

Revaro is a South African company that offers a wide range of agricultural equipment and solutions to farmers. They supply machinery such as skid steers, backhoe loaders, forklifts, mini...

3 May 2023 · 3 min read

New Holland FR 560 forage harvester and 600 BFI maize header cuts quality for live...

New Holland's self-propelled forage harvester has a 16-litre FPT Cursor engine that produces 480 kW and has been specifically designed for this machine. It delivers a whopping 2 751 Nm o...

28 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

KAL Group and ETGL enters into strategic agreement for the retailing of farm equip...

ETG Logistics (ETGL), the logistics and distribution vertical of Export Trading Group, and the JSE-listed KAL Group have entered a strategic partnership to provide local producers with a...

26 Apr 2023 · 4 min read

Valtrac has good news for farmers: Bogballe and Bredal merge

For decades, farmers have relied on Bogballe and Bredal for high-quality fertiliser spreaders with various digital solutions such as weighing technology and section control, which automa...

24 Apr 2023 · 8 min read

New Holland Agriculture – Ready for tomorrow!

New Holland Agricultural is ready for NAMPO 2023, which takes place from 16 to 20 May 2022. We will again make sure that the impressive display of machinery, on stand A2 and A3, reflects...

20 Apr 2023 · 3 min read

CNH Industrial lauds SA farmers

South African farmers need all the encouragement and backing they can get, says Jacques Taylor, Managing Director of CNH Agriculture & Construction in Southern Africa. Responding...

14 Apr 2023 · 3 min read

LEMKEN Karat 12 shows why it is the all-rounder in versatility

The Karat intensive cultivator is the all-rounder among cultivators. Its interchangeable shares make it the perfect choice for shallow and medium-depth stubble cultivation and topsoil...

14 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

Watch the LEMKEN Rubin 12 in action

With a disc diameter of 736 mm, the Rubin 12 works to depths of up to 20 cm – that is as deep as a cultivator, making it a powerful expert for stubble and primary soil cultivation, eve...

14 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

Ripper Tillage Equipment provides tillage equipment for before, during and after p...

Ripper Tillage Equipment's speciality is the rip-on-the-row equipment that improves soil moisture and reduces input costs. The company was established in 1982, but in 2014 became know...

14 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

John Deere AME: Meet the NEW S440 series combine

John Deere AME is introducing the S440 combine harvester to the Africa and Middle East Markets. This new addition to the John Deere combine line-up is an excellent choice for farmers loo...

13 Apr 2023 · 5 min read

John Deere Financial keeps up with technology at Africa Agri Tech Expo 2023

John Deere Financial attended the Africa Agri Tech conference 2023 to show farmer's how they are also keeping up with the times. "John Deere Financial is happy to be here," says Herma...

12 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

John Deere shows technological advancements at the Africa Agri Tech Expo 2023

At the recent Africa Agri Tech expo held in Pretoria, John Deere attended the event to show farmers that it is not enough to just have a tractor, you need to combine it with data recordi...

12 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

FAW Trucks: Get the most out of your tipper

Article supplied When you have a tipper, you have a friend. A tipper is one of the true workhorses of the commercial vehicle industry, carrying heavy loads in condi­tions that are le...

11 Apr 2023 · 5 min read

Jupidex Kverneland u-drill 6000 Plus: Perfect precision seed and fertiliser placement

It’s one, two, three and your soil is cultivated and planted. Farmers don’t need a separate soil tiller and planter because the Kerneland u-drill 6000 Plus does everything in one. ...

11 Apr 2023 · 5 min read

New Holland FR 560 forage harvester and 600 BFI maize header walk-around

From this forage harvester's wide 900 mm inflow to the chute with 120-degree turning capabilities, this machine is chock full of high-tech solutions. At the intake, the rollers are equip...

6 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

LEMKEN: The best long-term investment for your farm

Choosing quality agricultural equipment and a reputable supplier offers many valuable benefits for your farming operation. Du Preez Landgoed is a family farming operation located in t...

6 Apr 2023 · 7 min read

New Holland: Ready for tomorrow!

For over 125 years, we've been changing, adapting and continuously innovating, and driving sustainability through tech solutions. So, just imagine what we can accomplish in the next 125 ...

6 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

Fit for the future: CASE IH

We set our goals knowing where we come from and where we are going….how we get there is what really counts. Together we have changed the face of agriculture for over 180 years and w...

6 Apr 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland’s FR 650 forage harvester triumphs with 600 BFI maize header

New Holland's highest aspiration is to provide farmers with mechanical solutions that complete farm work quickly and thoroughly. What is more, they understand that every livestock or dai...

3 Apr 2023 · 7 min read

Wood-Mizer resaw expands pallet manufacturer’s output sharply

The installation of a Wood-Mizer HR500 double-head resaw at a pallet manufacturing business in South Africa’s Northern Cape province, delivers a number of benefits for the company.  ...

31 Mar 2023 · 5 min read

Tata International and John Deere offer financing solutions for your needs

Tata International collaborates with partners to offer financial solutions to facilitate our customers’ requirements, comprising the right equipment with integrated equipment purchasin...

28 Mar 2023 · 2 min read

JAC Motors’ versatile XSeries: Two workhorses, endless possibilities

JAC Motors South Africa is proud to announce that its popular X200 forward-cab range has over ten body applications available, all done at the dealer level through approved suppliers to ...

10 Mar 2023 · 7 min read

Investing in Africa: It’s about more than just hard metal with John Deere

Bridging the gap between equipment, education, and employment John Deere AME’s Construction, Mining and Quarrying Division has announced its focus on investing in industry-standard tr...

10 Mar 2023 · 4 min read

Composting machines offers alternatives to farmers

Composting ought to be something that you keep in the back of your mind if you are a farmer. Even though all farming produces waste, you should not let that stop you from making your ...

7 Mar 2023 · 4 min read

Vitamech: Superior precision – enormous capacity

PowerShoot technology Full control of the seed all the way down to the soil.  – Not effected by outside influences. High-speed singulators. Stop wheel ensures: Seed...

7 Mar 2023 · 2 min read

Peake Equipment: STS 1000 sprayer

The Peake STS 1000 sprayer is a game-changer for smaller farming operations. Designed with affordability, efficiency, and precision in mind, this sprayer is a must-have for anyone who wa...

7 Mar 2023 · 3 min read

LEMKEN’s Karat 10 cultivator redefines efficiency

The Karat 10 three-beam intensive mixing cultivator has a symmetrical tine layout. This ensures the machine to operate in high stubble conditions without clogging up. New option avail...

1 Mar 2023 · < 1 min read

LEMKEN’s Rubin 12 is an important asset to WA de Klerk Farming | Testimonial

WA de Klerk Farming has been farming for almost 40 years in the Driefontein area of South Africa. They farm with maize, soya and cattle. LEMKEN is an important asset to this farm beca...

1 Mar 2023 · < 1 min read

Case IH triumphs at King Price and FarmSpace Baler Challenge

Both the round balers from CASE IH showed their worth in a baler race in the Freestate, hosted by King Price and FarmSpace. The fixed chamber baler that performed well in the baler ra...

27 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

The Wiggills optimise their family farm with Massey Ferguson tractors and technology

The Wiggill family has come a long way with Massey Ferguson, from their first MF 135 used to transport tomatoes to now where it has several of the red power house machines on the farm be...

23 Feb 2023 · 5 min read

Square balers or round balers, Massey Ferguson has them all at the annual FarmSpac...

Massey Ferguson offers farmers a full range of products for baling. This includes square and round balers as well as bale wrappers. At the annual Baler Challenge, hosted by FarmSpace,...

23 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

NMI Northmec demonstrate their wide variety of products at Balfour Hay Day

NMI Northmec proudly distributes Vermeer haymaking equipment. The products they supply aim to give the farmer a tool for every job. The many products they distribute include bale proc...

22 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Case IH demonstrates the baler range at the annual Balfour Hay Day

For the first time at the Balfour hay day, CASE IH is excited to demonstrate what their range of balers can do. With the new balers, this manufacturer is able to support the farmer wi...

22 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Case IH show its ATVs at Balfour Hay Day

The CASE IH ATVs is a new addition to the various solutions this brand offers the farmer. The new ATVs are available in 600 cc single cab, 1000 cc single cab, double cab or extra, whi...

22 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Agrimech SA represents Case IH at Balfour Hay Day

Agrimech SA is the dealer for CASE IH in Balfour. The Balfour hay day is important to the dealership as it boosts sales. They have been actively involved in the event for the past sev...

22 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Unleash Real Adventure: All new Mahindra Scorpio-N on an expedition for real adven...

A group of South Africans have taken up the challenge of a lifetime to Unleash the Power of N. Their challenge? To visit seven of the natural wonders of Southern Africa behind the wheel ...

22 Feb 2023 · 3 min read

NMI Northmec highlights the heavy-duty Vermeer 404 Pro at the annual Baler Challenge

NMI Northmec had two horses in the recent King Price and FarmSpace Baler Challenge. These two were the Vermeer 504R Premium and the Vermeer 404 Pro. The focus, however, fell on the Ve...

17 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Rovic leers proudly demostrates the Krone Comprima F125 baler at the annual Baler ...

Rovic Leers' pride and joy at the recent King Price and FarmSpace Baler Challenge, was the Krone Comprima F125 fixed chamber baler. This machine is unique due to its camless pick-up and ...

17 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Hino refreshes appearance and adds features to popular 300-series medium truck range

Hino South Africa has made some cosmetic changes to the exterior and interior appearance of its popular 300-Series of medium trucks, while adding features and realigning the model mix. ...

16 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

Massey Ferguson’s haymaking equipment is a match made in heaven

Over the years, Massey Ferguson's tractor and equipment mates have made a deep mark on farms across South Africa. At the recent FarmSpace and King Price baler challenge at Parys and the ...

15 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

Case IH’s spectacular red baler WINS the 2023 baler challenge

Every farmer's dream is to have good, wholesome and nutritious feed for their cattle, compressed into a neat, sturdy bale to ease transport and handling and to retain taste and nutrition...

15 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

New Holland’s Speedrower 200 runs through the field with ease at Balfour Hay...

The Speedrower 200 plus is what is referred to in practice as a 'wind rower', but this is what New Holland called it because it gets the job done so quickly. The machine has a 6-cylin...

14 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland showcases the 125 roll baler at Balfour hay day

The round baler has many features that make it effective in baling. It has a 2,3-meter pick-up roller with a wind guard that ensures seamless pickup. Inside, the grass is fed into the...

14 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

New Holland demonstrates their haymaking equipment at Balfour hay day

Balfour hay day took place again for the first time in three years. It was a golden opportunity for manufacturers like New Holland to show the wide range of hay equipment they produce. ...

14 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

Save time and diesel with Myburgh Toerusting’s combination rake

“Livestock farmers must provide hay for the winter and with the ever increasing price of diesel, Myburgh Toerusting’s combination rake is perfect to make the haymaking process more a...

13 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

Farmers depend on Rumax to make top class feed

The vital key to success in animal husbandry is feed. Therefore, more and more farmers rely on Rumax to provide their animals with nothing but the best. Jaco Pieters started Rumax in ...

9 Feb 2023 · 5 min read

Perfect for the farmer who wants to farm: New Holland tractors offers new efficiency

New Holland Agriculture has a wide range of tractor units from 27 to 66 kW to meet the market demands. TT3 series The TT3 tractor series was designed based on extensive customer consul...

8 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

The new 6-cylinder on the block: The John Deere 6140B CAB Tractor

The 6140B Cab Tractor is equipped with the proven John Deere 6-Cylinder Turbo Charged Tier III engine, incorporating the latest John Deere engine technology. This tractor boasts with 140...

8 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

FAW trucks offers solutions for every industry

FAW Trucks believe that having the right commercial vehicle solution for each specific need is key to getting the best value for money as well as ensuring road safety and efficiency. Dur...

8 Feb 2023 · 5 min read

Jupidex demostrates the KE 520 Kayhan Ertugrul baler at the Balfour hay day 2023

During the annual Balfour hay day, Jupidex demonstrated their range of machinery as they cut, rake and bale hay. The distributor focused on the new KE 520 Kayhan Ertugrul square baler...

8 Feb 2023 · < 1 min read

BSi Steel – steel distribution

BSi Steel (PTY) Ltd was founded in 1985. For more than three decades we have forged a peerless reputation across Southern Africa as a trusted, reliable supplier. We now command a signifi...

8 Feb 2023 · 3 min read

VWSA gains momentum with transformation in supply chain

Through the ongoing support of Volkswagen’s B-BBEE Initiatives Trust, a former employee of Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) was able to realise his dream of becoming a business own...

8 Feb 2023 · 3 min read

Engine Den: The supplier and distributor of motor vehicle parts you need

Engine Den is a direct importer and distributor of automotive parts such as engines, gearboxes, and parts. They offer a wide range of products that cover both new and used parts for both...

7 Feb 2023 · 3 min read

Hino adds to its amazing reliability record in 2023 Dakar rally

Hino continued its amazing run of finishes in the gruelling Dakar Rally when a four-wheel drive 500 Series with a diesel-electric hybrid powertrain finished 10th in the 45th running of t...

6 Feb 2023 · 4 min read

Technews: The latest in agricultural technology from around the world

LEMKEN buys Equalizer In a big boost for Equalizer, the planter manufacturer in Cape Town, LEMKEN has reached an agreement to buy the company. Equalizer manufactures seed drills in widt...

6 Feb 2023 · 8 min read

African agribusiness companies can still grow: Learn from the top 5

“Rome was not built in a day.” The famous saying by John Heywood rings true in farming as well as business. Every large company today exists because of a growth plan that was laid ou...

3 Feb 2023 · 6 min read

Unlocking value for farmers

In agriculture, the 80:20 rule holds good: of the approximately 32 000 commercial farmers in the country, between 5 000 and 7 000 farmers are responsible for 80% of agricultural outpu...

31 Jan 2023 · 3 min read

Implements with your needs in mind from Ripper Tillage Equipment

Ripper Tillage Equipment offers more than robust and efficient implements; they start every customer journey with the question: What are your requirements? This includes the needs of you...

9 Jan 2023 · 4 min read

Mahindra Pik Up: Meet the Karoo, Dusk and Storm

Mahindra SA launched three made-for-purpose adventure bakkies with a promise to Unleash the Explorer in You. To prove this, these flagship bakkies were sent to the most challenging terra...

9 Jan 2023 · 4 min read

JOHN DEERE: WINNING IN AFTERMARKET

Following one of the most outstanding years in recent history, John Deere rewarded exceptional service from the top performers in their relevant sectors Customers do not expect products...

3 Jan 2023 · 6 min read

Valtrac shows why they are proud distributors of Pöttinger haymaking equipment

Looking for tedders, mowers and hayrakes? Look no further than Pöttiger's range of haymaking equipment. In this video, the Valtrac Eastern Cape branch, located in Humansdorp, demonst...

22 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Drotsky Hammer Mills create meaningful jobs in South Africa

“It is always a pleasure to help people who are willing to help themselves.” Tewis van der Ryst, owner of the wellknown Drotsky agricultural equipment manufacturer, once again realis...

22 Dec 2022 · 4 min read

GEOspread fertiliser speader from Vicon offers farmer plenty of benefits

The GEOspread ensures that your fertiliser application is consistent. With the variable drive, it ensures that there is no overlap in field and the geo-location ensures that no section r...

21 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

SARO AGRO INDUSTRIAL LTD a multi-faceted supplier and manufacturer of machines

SARO AGRO INDUSTRIAL LTD, is a Zambian company, whose shareholders are the Oza family. Their history in Zambia goes back to 1940 when the late Chairman settled in Livingstone and establi...

21 Dec 2022 · 5 min read

Pudama Optima TFprofi SX planter application from Kverneland

Spot fertilising for precision farming is now better than ever with the new Pudama systematic spot-focused fertiliser application. Instead of a continuous flow of fertiliser, this sys...

20 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Jupidex is at the forefront of precision agriculture in Africa and Southern Africa

You may have heard soft rumblings of the next best thing in agriculture, of the future of agriculture, the new face, and new way of doing things? Precision agriculture is one of many ...

19 Dec 2022 · < 1