Mechanisation

Massey Ferguson: Mechanisation that makes economic sense

Massey Ferguson tractors offer three important benefits to the farmer: excellent fuel economy, technologically advanced performance, and after sales service that builds real relationship...

3 Feb 2023 · 7 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 min read

Basic soil cultivation: LEMKEN Juwel 8 with furrow press replaces several machines

The ProagriMedia team had the honour to be part of LEMKEN’s international L-team series. LEMKEN L-Team is on the job for you. In flexible teams of machine experts, farmers and speciali...

15 Dec 2022 · 2 min read

Opti-Spread Plus system in the CR Revelation Combine from New Holland

Opti-Spread Plus system is a new chaff-spreading system that spreads the residue over a wider distance. The benefits of this system include: Finer chopping Wider spreading ...

14 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Revaro presents farmers with a machine for every task

What do you think of when you think about quality affordable machines? Revaro Equipment (Pty) Ltd is the leading supplier of yellow metal and material handling equipment to the agricultu...

13 Dec 2022 · 4 min read

Automatic Concave reset in the CR Revelation Combine from New Holland

With the Automatic Concave function, your CR Revelation combine harvester is sure to show many benefits. These include: Automatic concave overload protection Automatic reset f...

13 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Custom Steer is in you T8 Genesis tractor from New Holland

Custom Steer is advanced steering capabilities that make steering easier. With this improved steering, making headland turns and reversing is a breeze. For any inquiries, contact Jac...

12 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

CR Revelation Combine from New Holland features Dynamic Flow Control system

With the Dynamic Flow control system in your Revelation combine, you are sure to see many benefits. This innovation will show: - Better power efficiency - Improved crop flow - Incr...

11 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

New Holland T8 Genesis tractor features SideWinder Ultra armrest

The SideWinder ultra armrest is a special feature in the cabin where all the important controls are located. This enables the operator to comfortably reach, access and control the imp...

10 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

CR Revelation Combine Harvester with the IntelliSense system from New Holland

The IntelliSense is so much more than just a combine, it is a collection of innovative technologies that work together to make the harvesting process a painless experience. The system...

9 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

New Holland’s HVAC System is available in your T8 Genesis tractor

The HVAC System in the T8 Genesis tractor was specifically designed to improve the operator's comfort. It controls the temperature during any season, ensuring that you can work optimally...

8 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

New Holland Big Baler High Density – The vibrational resonance of geometry

New Holland's Big Baler High Desnisty was inspired by nature and adapted to modern customer needs. Be swept away by the craftsmanship of New Holland's machine and the pure innovation....

7 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

New Holland introduces the CR Revelation combine

After 42 years of industry-leading twin rotor technology, New Holland brings the Revelation combine to market. This machine boasts 700 horsepower, making it the world's most powerful ...

6 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

T9 tractor with PLM Intelligence from New Holland

Developed side by side with operators who demand more innovation and efficiency, the T9 tractor has more power to get the job done faster. It also provides ultimate control with a lar...

5 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

Big Baler High Density Loopmaster knot from New Holland

The Loopmaser knot that is tied by the Big Baler ensures a tighter, better knot compared to other ties. This knot system eliminates the wastage of off-cuts and produces higher tensile...

3 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

The Essentials: Big Baler High Density

With multiple award-winning and unique features, the new Big Baler High Density delivers massive productivity, impressive savings, and environmental benefits. This machine produces 22...

2 Dec 2022 · < 1 min read

New Holland T8 Genesis Tractor: Connected for the way you work

The T8 Genesis tractor from New Holland, with its new cab design and layout, switches between road and field work instantly. The new improved T8 comes standard with remote locking, cl...

1 Dec 2022 · < 1 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...

30 Nov 2022 · 6 min read

New Holland TT-series: The strength behind you

New Holland Agricultural has a wide 26.85 to 67 kW (36 to 90 hp) range of tractors to meet the demands of the market. TT3-range The TT3 tractor range has been designed following exte...

30 Nov 2022 · 4 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...

28 Nov 2022 · 6 min read

The future is here: Jupidex is at the forefront of precision technology

Many farmers consider precision farming to be the first step on the path to financial success. The confidence and knowledge provided by Jupidex's precision technology enable farmers to g...

24 Nov 2022 · 8 min read

The Essentials: T8 2021 Genesis tractor

This tractor is engineered for the way you work. Based on extensive research that New Holland conducted with their clients, and thanks to their input, the operator environment as comfort...

24 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

John Deere Dealers and Support Staff shine at prestigious Awards Ceremony

The most important key players in the Agricultural and Construction Sectors were invited to partake in the glamorous and prestigious annual Awards Ceremony hosted by John Deere Middle Ea...

23 Nov 2022 · 4 min read

The Essentials: CR Revelation Combine from New Holland

The CR Revelation combine holds the world record for the most wheat harvested in 8 hours. The 797 tonnes of grain proves that this machine truly is the 1 tonne per hour it promises. W...

22 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

New Holland TT-series: The strength behind you

New Holland Agricultural has a wide 26.85 to 67 kW (36 to 90 hp) range of tractors to meet the demands of the market. TT3-range The TT3 tractor range has been designed following extens...

22 Nov 2022 · 4 min read

New Holland Big Baler High-Density large square baler wins Machine of the Year

Award-winning New Holland Big Baler High-Density large square baler won the coveted machine of the year award for its innovation and efficiency. The newly improved Big Baler boasts fe...

21 Nov 2022 · < 1 min read

MASSEY FERGUSON DOES IT AGAIN! Master Mechanic – Season 2 (18 Nov 2022)

Who will you root for in the Massey Ferguson Master Mechanic Season 2 in November? Bigger tractors, bigger challenges, bigger everything! The time is fast approaching for the Massey F...

18 Nov 2022 · 7 min read

Production of Next-Generation Ford Ranger Commences in South Africa for Domestic a...

Ford Motor Company’s Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria, today became the third plant to commence production of the Next-Generation Ranger for customers around the world. The start ...

17 Nov 2022 · 6 min read

John Deere: The green keeps growing

At John Deere there is no time for sitting back and being idle. John Deere’s smart people are constantly identifying and implementing strategies to ensure that John Deere customers get...

15 Nov 2022 · 4 min read

Last Current-Generation Ford Ranger Comes off Assembly Line in South Africa, Sets ...

Production of Ford’s current-generation Ranger pick-up has drawn to a close at the Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria. The last unit came off the assembly line on 10 November 2022, e...

14 Nov 2022 · 5 min read

FAW trucks celebrates significant production milestone

FAW Trucks offer a locally produced model range that continues to represent robust solutions and excellent value for money in the extra-heavy, heavy, medium and light commercial segments...

14 Nov 2022 · 4 min read

XUV700: Special treat for first 700 pre-orders

Only a few days remain before Mahindra officially opens orders for the highly anticipated XUV700. On 15 November 2022 at exactly 11:00, Mahindra will officially open pre-orders for it...

14 Nov 2022 · 2 min read

Valtrac: Market leader in Pöttinger cutting technology, winning hearts of farmers

Any farmer's dream is to get the most from each stalk, along with digestible and more nutritious feed for his animals. Pöttinger's mowers not only meet farmers' dreams but also run like...

10 Nov 2022 · 5 min read

Airmax suspension kits – How do they work?

Airmax air spring systems are designed to maximize safe load-carrying capacity, stability and overall ride quality. Their air springs are designed and assembled in the USA. Airmax air sp...

26 Oct 2022 · 3 min read

Case IH introduces Quantum range at Cape NAMPO

The 2022 Cape NAMPO in Bredasdorp, South Africa, had many exciting things to see. One of these was the Quantum range of tractors that are specially designed for vineyards and orchards. ...

25 Oct 2022 · < 1 min read

Cardinal Weighbridge in collaboration with GravityWeigh provides weighbridge solut...

Cardinal Weighbridge Cardinal Weighbridge Company South Africa (Pty) Ltd. has grown over the years to become one of the largest suppliers of weighbridges in South Africa and Africa. ...

13 Oct 2022 · 3 min read

LEMKEN: Deeply rooted in the soil preparation of Greenway Farms

LEMKEN is well known for their multipurpose equipment such as the Karat, Rubin and Heliodor, assuring you a firm seedbed for the planting season. When ploughing needs to be done, LEMKEN ...

12 Oct 2022 · 6 min read

Make livestock work easy: Save time and money with Algar’s equipment

Farmers who handle livestock and game, equally love Algar's livestock-handling equipment. Algar's equipment is of the highest quality, is sturdy, is made of strong steel, and is cleverly...

11 Oct 2022 · 5 min read

Rumax’s reliable blue displayed again at Cape NAMPO

Rumax's reliable blue machines grabbed everyone's attention once again at the Cape NAMPO terrain in Bredasdorp. This isn't Rumax's first NAMPO, and it's certainly not their last. After t...

11 Oct 2022 · 4 min read

52 years – Stiglingh family becomes one of the oldest customers of Massey Ferguson...

The farm Spitskop in the Heidelberg district in the Western Cape represents pure Massey Ferguson tradition and achievement. Hendrik-Pieter and Hanro Stiglingh are the fourth generation o...

10 Oct 2022 · 6 min read

Farmers flock to Valtrac at NAMPO Cape

With lively interest, farmers descended on Valtrac's exhibition at NAMPO Cape. "It was really worth it for us," says Johan Steyn, salesman for Valtrac, in the Eastern Cape. "We have f...

10 Oct 2022 · 3 min read

The John Deere 5E Series: Built for Africa

AFGRI Equipment has been Botswana’s proud John Deere Dealer since 2016. Brand new premises and additional appointed product experts who love working with farmers, along with premium eq...

10 Oct 2022 · 3 min read

FAW Trucks providing efficient solutions for farmers

FAW Trucks prides itself on paying attention to what its customers require. “FAW SA is committed to offering vehicles engineered, developed and rigorously tested to meet the harsh oper...

10 Oct 2022 · 5 min read

JDI and farmers reunited at NAMPO Cape

A popular visit site for farmers at NAMPO Cape was JDI's (JD Implements) vivid exhibition. JDI is the leading supplier of superior implements that keep farmers in the Overberg area produ...

7 Oct 2022 · 3 min read

CASE IH Quantum is dexterous and practical for orchards and vineyards

The new Quantum-range from CASE IH is the specifically designed tractor for precision farming in vineyards and orchards. Farmers can be assured that these machines provide power for dail...

6 Oct 2022 · 3 min read

Valtrac introduces the A134 Hi-Tech Valtra tractor

The A134 Valtra Hi-Tech utility tractor is the perfect workhorse for any farm. The 94 kW, 4-cylinder tractor with 105 litres per minute closed hydraulic system. This tractor is ideal ...

3 Oct 2022 · < 1 min read

NEW HOLLAND T6000 and T7000: No compromise on performance and productivity

The flexible T6000 tractor range satisfy the demands of many operations. New Holland’s formula for outstand­ing T6000 tractor performance involves mixing raw power and superior contr...

26 Sep 2022 · 4 min read

John Deere 5E Utility Tractors: Built for Africa

Golden opportunities were opened for farmers when, in June 2021, Tata Zambia and John Deere partnered and expanded their footprint within the Zambian community to support a fast-growing ...

26 Sep 2022 · 4 min read

Rumax hammermills fit your needs and your pocket

Preparing feed for animals can be a tedious daily task, but with a machine manufacturer like Rumax in your corner, this task will be done efficiently and without hassles. Rumax manufactu...

26 Sep 2022 · 5 min read

Whether you farm big or small: ETG Logistics has the mechanisation answer you need

Whether you plough and plant from horizon to horizon, or just a small patch of green fodder or silage maize for your livestock, all farmers have one thing in common: they need reliable i...

14 Sep 2022 · 6 min read

Fuel Saving Facts – Small actions can boost profitability

With fuel contributing heavily to a farmer’s input costs, every fuel increase has an effect on the farm’s bottom line. Following a few basic rules that focus on fuel economy will hel...

7 Sep 2022 · 7 min read

Scania and Shoprite lead the sustainable transport shift

Scania Southern Africa recently handed over several Euro 5 new generation, fuel-saving trucks to the Shoprite group, a valued customer of Scania. These trucks are the first of their kind...

5 Sep 2022 · 9 min read

CNH Industrial drives the empowerment of women

CNH Industrial is a world-class equipment and services company that sustainably advances the noble work of agriculture and construction workers. With its globally respected brands, whose...

1 Sep 2022 · 9 min read

Algar introduces: Small, powerful and compact feed mixer

Wow! That's just the thing my animals and I need, farmers said when they saw Algar's new JAY-LOR feed mixer at the recent KragDag expo. Algar participated in KragDag for the second time ...

1 Sep 2022 · 3 min read

The John Deere 2680H High-Performance Disc: For a faster field-finish

At John Deere Africa Middle East, we understand that residue management after harvest time is critical for good soil health, and we know that working faster on the fields matters. We are...

31 Aug 2022 · 7 min read

Good news for vineyard and fruit farmers: Reap the fruits of success with John Deere

 New growth is bursting out all over the country now that the winter rest is over. The picky local and export markets are already eagerly awaiting the tasty, tender fruits produced by S...

30 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

CWCSA backs women in the workplace

At the heart of the Vaalharts Irrigation Scheme, you will find the Tadcaster Trading Post, where three dynamic women have been making an impact in the animal feed industry since 2012. ...

25 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

CASE IH Magnum 340 with AFS connect makes tilling a breeze

It has the AFS signal free for five years. This allows you to manage your fleet better. With the technology, harvester maps are created and stored, and the information is shared with the...

19 Aug 2022 · < 1 min read

Val Farmers Day: LEMKEN shows its worth

A perfect seedbed. That is all that remains behind when the Rubin 12 compact disc harrow has moved through the field. At Val Farmers Day, where the country's best among the best could sh...

17 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

BRIDGESTONE: VT-TRACTOR tyre boosts productivity, reduces costs, and protects crop...

South Africa’s farmers have a well-deserved reputation for using technology to farm smarter and increase productivity despite challenging conditions. The launch of Bridgestone’s f...

17 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Quadro Alloys

Quadro Alloys Trading Enterprise was established in 2007 and is located in the East Rand of Johannesburg. Specialising in the manufacture and design of extruders, hammer mills, feed prod...

17 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Automation in poultry farming: the what and the why

When it comes to small-scale operations such as 5 000 chickens or fewer, one might debate whether or not automation is essential. The correct response is "Yes"! Because of increasing ...

17 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Male or female, every farmer is unique and special

"I didn't decide to farm," Franelyn Hoffman laughs. “I grew up on tractors. In my standard eight year, my father woke me up one morning during the school holidays and said: 'Come, I ne...

17 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

Female farmer is living her dream

“Farming is my life, it’s not a job,” says Alida Venter. She farms in the Outeniekwa Mountains, between Uniondale and Knysna. “It’s in the middle of nowhere, but in the perfec...

17 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Equipping women to shine

Welcoming women in prominent and strategic roles within maledominated industries and organisations is beneficial and inevitable as women’s capabilities are invaluable. At ELB Equipm...

16 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

John Deere is proud of their trailblazing women employees

Since 1837 John Deere has operated in the agricultural sector. Head­quarters out of Boksburg oversees the entire Africa and Middle Eastern Region. Because of the company’s core values...

15 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

AGCO puts farmers first at NAMPO Cape 2022

AGCO is investing heavily in South Africa to establish itself as the preferred supplier for mechanisation and technology. “Working very closely with farmers to provide suitable hi-tech...

15 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Think fuel price! Save up to 3,5% on fuel with the John Deere 5090E

In July 2022 South Africa reached a new level of load shedding as Eskom introduced stage 6. We have started the winter with news that there is a definite 90 days of load shedding ahead o...

5 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

New Holland launches the GENESIS® T8 Series with PLM Intelligence™

New Holland built the new GENESIS® T8 Series with PLM Intelligence™ (precision land management system with intelligence) around the input of farmers like you. From a reimagined cab de...

5 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Tata International Africa signed an agreement to distribute and support John Deere...

Two and half years ago, Tata International signed an agreement with AFGRI Ghana to buy the distribution rights for John Deere agricultural and Construction equipment. The success and ...

4 Aug 2022 · 2 min read

Two inspirational women excelling and breaking barriers of agricultural norms

When well-respected Sasolburg farmer Tharina Terblanche fell in love with the latest combine harvester from Fendt, she turned to Bronwyn Cilliers, General Manager of Valtrac in Parys, to...

4 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Enterprise Zambia Challenge Fund

ENTERPRISE Zambia is a Challenge Fund, funded by the European Union, to strengthen agricultural value chains (including agroforestry and aquaculture) in the country. The project, run by ...

3 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

FES takes the lead in Zambian land preparation solutions

Farming and Engineering Services Africa (FES) is proud to offer bespoke land preparation services aligned with the demands of Zambian farmers. FES, an integrated agricultural solution...

2 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Almaz Agro is paving the way for women’s empowerment

Among Almaz Agro SA's employees, there is a remarkable story of women's leadership and success. Elena Yudina, the company's Managing Director, goes above and beyond the call of duty to s...

1 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Wood-Mizer makes a welcome return to NAMPO!

After a two-year layoff due to Covid-19, Wood-Mizer made a welcome return to NAMPO 2022, the largest agricultural expo in the Southern Hemisphere! Originally organised by the erstwhil...

22 Jul 2022 · 4 min read

Green technology in sub-Saharan Africa

As the world seeks more sustainable farming methods that positively contribute to flora and fauna, the concept of green technology holds the key to global problems such as climate change...

22 Jul 2022 · 4 min read

John Deere: The farmer’s first choice

If you have ever been ready to get to work in your fields, only to find your equipment was not working, then you know the importance of reliability.   Farming consists mainly of time...

22 Jul 2022 · 5 min read

New Holland Agricultural: The best harvester on the market

Good harvesting starts in the farmer’s heart. Tending the land is much more than a job: it’s a vocation. Your fields feel the care you give them and return the favour by providing th...

22 Jul 2022 · 5 min read

LEMKEN in action at Val Boeredag

Val Boeredag gives farmers an opportunity to interact with various implements. One brand that was showcasing its strong implements was LEMKEN. During the demonstration, the Rubin 12 c...

21 Jul 2022 · < 1 min read

HAVCO and Gallagher visits Val Boeredag

Val Boeredag gave farmers an opportunity to see all the innovations of agricultural implements in action. HAVCO had a stand where a collection of their products was showcased. They produ...

19 Jul 2022 · < 1 min read

Case IH provides hands-on training to dealers throughout Africa and Europe

Case IH recently hosted a Practical Commercial Training Day attended by 26 dealers from various countries throughout Africa and Europe. The aim of the training day was to provide practic...

13 Jul 2022 · 3 min read

Naude Broers takes Massey Ferguson to new heights in Naude’s Neck Pass region

The Massey Ferguson brand is anywhere in South Africa where farming takes place. Nowhere is this more evident than in the Naude’s Neck Pass region in the Eastern Cape. Connecting Macle...

13 Jul 2022 · 8 min read

Drotsky P2000 Paddle-auger mixer wagon

Drotsky P2000 Paddle-auger mixer wagon:  This mixer has an outstanding mixing action, suitable for any African conditions. Click on the link below to read more about the P2000 ...

29 Jun 2022 · < 1 min read

The Rumax range expands: Meet the mean machine that keeps vineyards clean

Thanks to an innovative mindset, Rumax is always improving on ex­isting products, and developing on new ideas. That is why it is no surprise that many new projects are on the horizon. ...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Parts warehouse in Joburg brings AGCO closer to dealers and distributors in Africa

The last thing any farmer needs is to have a tractor or essential piece of equipment from either Challenger, Massey Ferguson, Fendt and Valtra stand idle due to downtime. This is where t...

27 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

Your animals will thank you: Rumax feed mixers provide top-notch production

Healthy and balanced rations for livestock are key to performance and profit in livestock farming. If outstanding livestock production is your goal, then your animals’ feed needs to be...

27 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

The trusted John Deere green now makes room for reliable yellow

Farmers are excited about the good news that John Deere now also offers earthmoving and construction equipment for the farm. This year, farmers can expect to see the yellow between th...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

The grass is greener where Agrico works

Soil tillage on Rustgevonden will never be the same again since Agrico implements made their appearance on the farm. Thys Delport is a Free State farmer in the Ventersburg district on...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 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 ...

27 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

John Deere Launches Africa’s Largest Capacity Combine

The new John Deere X9 Series Combine is currently the largest grain handling Combine Harvester on the African Continent. Specifically designed for high yields and high moisture crops und...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

John Deere excels at NAMPO 2022

John Deere’s exhibition at NAMPO 2022 was once again something to see, from a tractor hanging upside down to the introduction of the gigantic X9 combine harvester. John Deere construct...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Massey Ferguson has been part of Jajola Boerdery for six generations

Such has been the success of Massey Ferguson at the Jajola Boerdery in Volksrust, Mpumalanga, that Japie Landman is now the sixth generation to use the trusted brand. “My grandfather o...

22 Jun 2022 · 9 min read

FendtONE combines the tractor and the office with one operating system

The new FendtONE platform merges the machine and the office into one control unit. FendtONE combines the familiar operation of the tractor with the terminal for planning or controlling t...

22 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

NAMPO 2022 — Case AFS Connect™: The freedom to farm from anywhere

Advanced Farming Systems (AFS) Connect lets you remotely monitor and manage your farm, fleet and data, enabling you to optimize your performance, productivity and flexibility. Visualize ...

15 Jun 2022 · < 1 min read

Rent a Scania – It makes sense

An apple tree only bears fruit at a certain time of the year. The rest of the year the tree must grow, rest or make flowers. Similarly, the needs of a farm fluctuates throughout the seas...

8 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

Tata International is the new John Deere dealer in Zambia

With a rich history of more than forty years in Zambia, Tata is firmly established within the Zambian community and is expanding its footprint as the new trusted John Deere dealer to sup...

8 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

John Deere always one step ahead!

A bold initiative was launched to raise Africa’s agricultural productivity. This initiative is called the John Deere SMART campaign, and it aims at helping new era farmers to mechanise...

8 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Staalmeester is making an impact in Africa… And boasts a growing exporting f...

Did you know that Staalmeester, one of the oldest agricultural machinery manufacturing companies in Southern Africa, also has a well-established and diverse operational footprint in Afri...

13 May 2022 · 2 min read

Saving your back is the first step in mechanisation

Affordability and longevity of equipment are two of the major factors in the decisions made by small-scale farmers. With small steps, small-scale farmers are changing the image of the na...

13 May 2022 · 4 min read

Farming basics: Mechanisation for the smaller farm

To be profitable and participate in a very competitive market you need to have the right tools for the job. Depending on the type of farm, there is an overwhelming range of farm equipmen...

13 May 2022 · 5 min read

Rotary tillers are simple but effective: Part 4

Adjustment of the rotary tiller When working with the rotary tiller one must obtain a reasonably coarse finish. In other words, clods must be formed. This promotes moisture penetration ...

13 May 2022 · 7 min read

Rotary tillers are simple, yet effective: Part 3

The application of all rotary tillers is basically the same, and the only difference between the models is the working width. Rotary tillers are being used to: shred stalks and mix...

13 May 2022 · 6 min read

Rotary tillers are simple but effective: Part 2

The tractor-drawn model and the self-propelled heavy duty rotary tiller A rotary tiller should be regarded as an alternative soil cultivation implement that can function in cooperation ...

13 May 2022 · 6 min read

Rotary tillers are simple but effective: Part 1

A rotary tiller should be regarded as an alternative soil cultivation implement that can function in cooperation with other implements, for example tine implements. Some of the rotary ti...

13 May 2022 · 6 min read

AGI EMEA’s State of the Art Facilities: Providing Manufacturing Excellence and Lea...

Customer experience (CX) is an enterprise-wide priority at AGI. This is demonstrated by AGI EMEA, which now has three new state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities to serve our customers...

12 May 2022 · 3 min read
Go to Top