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    Stygende insetkoste hou ernstige risiko’s in vir toekomstige voedselproduksie

    Stygende insetkoste, soos noodsaaklike landbou-produksie insette, direkte arbeid en ander oorhoofse kostes, veroorsaak ernstige uitdagings vir voedselproduksie in Suid-Afrika. “Die koste van kunsmis, onkruiddoders, verpakking, diesel, elektrisiteit, arbeid en ander insetkostes neem vinnig toe en maak dit byna onmoontlik vir baie boere om voedsel volhoubaar te produseer,” waarsku Christo van der Rheede, uitvoerende direkteur van […] More

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    Massey Ferguson launches the world-first Master Mechanic reality show in South Africa

    Three teams of two mechanics each to battle it out for a R100 000 grand prize As a unique showcase of the skills and capabilities of Massey Ferguson mechanics countrywide, AGCO Africa is proud to present the world-first MF ‘Master Mechanic’ reality challenge. The challenge will premiere on YouTube and Facebook at 18:30 on 3 […] More

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    Noordkaap Lewendehawe Vryburg, NUUT IN KIMBERLEY

    Maar jare lank reeds in die veilingsbedryf!! Noordkaap Lewendehaer Koöperatief Bpk. Vryburg, kondig met genoeë aan, dat ons op Dinsdag, 02 November 2021 ons eerste veiling in Kimberley aanbied, by die ou GWK veilingskrale, daarna sal die veiling elke Dinsdag plaasvind. Neels Scheepers, Bestuurder van Noordkaap Lewendehawe, wil die boere van Kimberley en omgewing verseker […] More

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    Vegetable planting guide Part 7: Dry beans

    Dry beans are an ecologically sound foodstuff in today’s world. Dry beans are one of the easiest crops to produce organically. Dry beans are an excellent source of protein when com­bined with whole grains, nuts or small quantities of poultry or fish. Background Dry beans (Phaseolus spp.) originated in Central and South America. Today field […] More

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    FUCHS Lubricants South Africa sees major growth in Africa

    Move to a new centralised head office and packaging rebrand are key to expansion strategy Moving to a centralised new head office in Isando, Johannesburg and launching a new unified product brand image in mid-November is all part of a long-term strategy for sustained growth and expansion going forward at FUCHS Lubricants South Africa, the […] More

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    Disbursement of IDC relief funding to canegrowers provides a vital lifeline to the industry

    SA Canegrowers welcomes the announcement by Trade, Industry and Competition Minister Ebrahim Patel that R85 million in relief funding will be provided to 192 canegrowers affected by the looting and violence that broke out across KwaZulu-Natal and parts of Gauteng in July. This funding will provide desperately needed relief to growers whose burnt cane was […] More

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    John Deere machinery touches African soil for the first time

    Since our announcement in March 2021 on the expansion of our construction equipment into Sub-Saharan Africa, we have added an additional 9 machines to our line-up of already existing 17 machines we offer to the market. In addition to our 315SL Backhoe Loader, which is an excellent machine suited for operations in confined spaces, we […] More

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    Sakeliga KragDag Ekspo 2021

    Die eerste groot ekspo aangebied na 19 maande se grendelstaat beperkings Die Sakeliga KragDag ekspo, ‘n selfstandigheid-ekspo is die afgelope naweek van 14-16 Oktober suksesvol 20km oos van Pretoria aangebied. ‘n Rekord getal van 488 ondernemings het by die ekspo uitgestal en dit is weer deur 21 000 mense oor drie dae bygewoon, wat dit waarskynlik […] More

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    Jag op privaateiendom ruk handuit

    Die onwettige jag met honde op privaateiendom is besig om hand uit te ruk. “Dit skep vir vee en wildboere ’n geweldige probleem, aangesien geen boer kan toelaat dat sy diere op hierdie wrede manier uitgewis word nie,” sê TLU SA Vrystaat-voorsitter, Bertus van der Westhuizen. “Honde is wrede jagters, en ruk hompe vleis uit […] More

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    Rotary tillers are simple but effective Part 8: This is how you get the best results

    Preparation and maintenance, field operation and adjustments, rotor care and pasture renovation: When used correctly, your rotary tiller can give you years of excellent service. Preparation and maintenance The life of a rotary tiller depends on the care provided in operation, servicing, and maintenance. Time spent to prepare and care for the machine will be […] More

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    Voorkom en beheer veldbrande 5: Nalatigheid en aanspreeklikheid

    Regsaksies voortspruitend uit veld­brande word gegrond op daardie vertakking van die reg bekend as die deliktereg. Vir ՚n grondeienaar (eiser) om skade te verhaal van ՚n ander party (verweerder), moet hy bewys dat die verweerder ՚n delik gepleeg het. Die elemente van ՚n delik is: ՚n Handeling (՚n doen/daad of ՚n late/versuim) Onregmatigheid Skuld (opset […] More

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