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    Seil Safari: So boer ons in die branders

    Pas aan by verandering, bedink ՚n strategie, moenie stuit teen dinge wat jy nie kan verander nie, gebruik tegnologie tot jou voordeel, maak voorsiening vir slegte tye, aanvaar dat alles in boerdery siklies is, ondersoek alternatiewe, diversifiseer, voeg waarde toe, wees positief, vind jou sterk punte en bou daarop, droom groot… Dié boodskap het soos […] More

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    Ontsluit goeie groei met Inteliseed

    Die proses om ՚n plant tot sy volle potensiaal te laat groei, begin by jare se saadontwikkeling, proewe, teling en terugvoering van boere. Maatskappye wat sukses wil behaal in die uitdagende landboumark in Suid-Afrika, moet die hart en die sak van die boer verstaan, toegang hê tot die wêreld se beste tegnologie en seker maak […] More

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    Werk vinnig, ver, hoog en laag met JCB

    Hy is so sterk soos ՚n olifant, so lank soos ՚n kameelperd, drink so min soos ՚n kameel en draai op ՚n tiekie. Sy naam is JCB. As Gerald Smith van Kleinwater naby Balmoral op die Oostelike Hoëveld iets gelig, geskuif of gegrawe wil hê roep hy sy JCB-masjiene nader. Met 400 hektaar lande onder […] More

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    Rumax-mengers trakteer vee om te presteer

    Die goeie, gesonde ou spreekwoord van “Jy is wat jy eet” geld ook vir plaasdiere. Diere wat rantsoene eet wat met ՚n Rumax-voermenger gemeng is, is wins in die boer se sak. Rumax se voer- en konsentraatmengers verdien op twee maniere wins vir die boer: besparing en doeltreffendheid. Bespaar met Rumax • Rumax word plaaslik […] More

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    The world of birdsong: hear and see them with this book!

    You need not be a seasoned birdwatcher to enjoy this beautiful publication by Briza Publications. Innovative technology makes it possible to see scintillating photos of South Africa’s vast birdlife and also listen to their scintillating song and sounds! The fifth edition of the publication, Sappi Birds of South Africa, compiled by Saartjie Kidson and Herman […] More

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    Maak kennis met landboutegnologie van Israel

    Daar is nog enkele plekke beskikbaar vir boere by die Agritech Roadshow-program wat op Maandag 25 Maart in Pretoria aangebied word. Die Produce Marketing Association (PMA) bied die geleentheid aan. Toegang is gratis, maar registrasie is noodsaaklik. Inligting oor nuwe saadontwikkeling, besproeiingstegnologie, pakhuisoplossings en elektroniese meting word beskikbaar gestel en daar is genoeg tyd vir […] More

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    Undercover Farming: Verbeter jou produksie onder beskerming

    “In hierdie stadium kan ‘n polisieman jou in hegtenis neem as hy jou met dagga in jou besit betrap, maar die landdros sal dit waarskynlik saam met jou geniet.” So verduidelik Gail Pedra van Kernel Country, skertsenderwys, die huidige wetlike stand van daggagebruik in Suid-Afrika. Gail was een van die gewilde sprekers by vanjaar se […] More

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    Meet the Starke Ayres stalwarts (and the season’s debutantes)

    Pouring rain could not dampen enthusiasm for the Starke Ayres farmers’ days on their experimental farm at Bapsfontein. Deep mud prevented a hike through the lands, but all their products could be inspected in a large exhibition in a huge marquee tent. Farmers and product specialists could mingle, see, feel and discuss. ProAgri also visited […] More

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    Aerobotics expands its yield estimate services to farmers

    The agritech company, Aerobotics, announced this week at the opening of its new headquarters in Cape Town that it received additional funding of $2 million. The funding round expansion came through a signed deal with Paper Plane Ventures and brings Aerobotics total funding to $4.6 million. The funding round expansion and three other announcements were […] More

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    SmartTouch: Valtra’s clever control arm reaches for richer harvests

    The ultimate in ease of operation, comfort and efficiency: Valtra’s SmartTouch control arm makes tractor work a sheer pleasure. Gone are the days when a dust and sweat covered farmer had to bounce around on a tractor while standing on the stubborn clutch pedal while battling with a bunch of uncooperative gear levers. Today, he […] More

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    Agri Frequencies: Crystal technology combats pests without poison

    “Anyone is welcome to come and see for himself. When driving into town, you see starlings (spreeus) everywhere. But here on my farm I do not have that problem,” says Arno Vlok of the Western Cape. Arno is a producer of table grapes and nectarines at Riebeek-Kasteel. Birds are one of his challenges; mealie-bug is […] More

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    John Deere: It is all about the people out there

    It is people who eat the food produced by the farmers. It is people who buy and sell the equipment. And it is the John Deere people who make a difference and ensure that green remains the colour of quality and good service in the world of agriculture. Eddie Schüler – Business Development Officer of […] More

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