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    Agrico offers precise irrigation, effortlessly

    By Salim Dawood, ProAgri Zambia Time is money. If you irrigate hundreds of hectares, frequent trips to and from pivots to manually switch them on and off, change their direction or regulate their water application, can take a lot of costly time and effort. Philip Nicolle and his team at Kakulu Farms located in Kapiri […] More

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    Agrico’s irrigation boosts the macadamia era

    Macadamia nuts are here to stay despite the economic turbulences experienced in Zambia. In fact, it is a barrier against local fluctuations. The Chisamba farming community is constantly reinventing themselves to remain strong, and macadamia nuts, focused on the export market, is one of the innovative trends. Chalimbana Fresh Produce Ltd is a prominent farm […] More

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    Dependable, durable Agrico pivots work for decades

    Dependable, robust, substantial equipment combined with exemplary service delivery – that is what every farmer wants to experience on his farm. Agrico offers all of this (and a whole lot more) and that is why every owner of an Agrico centre pivot has a permanent smile on his face. Agrico also improve their irrigation systems […] More

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    Tough Agrico ripper till deeper for higher profit

    Many farmers rely on Agrico, a well-known and dependable name in the centre pivot irrigation farming industry, although Agrico also is also almost better known for its exemplary service to farmers, and more so for their tough locally manufactured implements. The Agrico T1000 series soil ripper is one of their flagship products. Lourens van der […] More

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    Save time, money with accurate Agrico centre pivot control

    With modern technology it is no longer required of a farmer to set an alarm, put on his boots, get into his bakkie after midnight to go and turn his irrigation on or off. With today’s technology, using the Agrico Advanced Rain control systems, he simply does it from the homestead, even lying snugly in […] More

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    Irrigation- Less effort; more accuracy: Farm Agrico green with blueberries

    “I feel more in control of my farm,” says Ernst Myburg of the farm Lekkerwater near Porterville in the Cape province of South Africa. Ernst and his wife, Alana, took the big step on their blueberry farm with an improved and automated irrigation system. “You cannot afford not to join the precision irrigation revolution,” he […] More

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    Agrico High Speed Disc pays for itself in one season

    Seeing is believing, and when Alwyn Rautenbach, of the farm Rooipoortjie in the Lichtenburg district, one day took time off to investigate what kind of machine was moving at breakneck speed through his neighbour’s lands, his own farming improved dramatically. Alwyn says: “One day I saw a green machine working hell for leather next door. […] More

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    Less stress; higher accuracy – produce ‘Agrico Green’ blueberries

    “I feel I’m now in control of my farming system,” says Ernst Myburg of the farm Lekkerwater near Porterville. Ernst and his wife, Alana, took a great step when they decided to take their blueberry growing to a higher level through atomization and improvement of their irrigation system. “Under present circumstances one cannot afford not […] More

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    No joy for cable thieves with the Agrico G4 centre pivot

    Too many farmers with centre pivot irrigation systems do not sleep well. They are lying awake because they are afraid of criminals targeting their machines to steal cables and other components. Now, however, with the new Agrico G4 centre pivot system, farmers can sleep soundly because thieves have been thwarted by the G4 – it […] More

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    Control your irrigation from anywhere in the world with Agrico

    I can be anywhere in the world and still know exactly what is going on with my Agrico pivot… and I can even control it from my phone,” says Clint Bruyns from Kapinga Enterprises near Mazabuka. ProAgri visited Clint on the farm Oklahoma which is being developed to produce sugar cane for the company’s sugar […] More

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    Agrico’s HSD scores a hat trick for the farmer

    Fulfilment on a farm is when the farmer needs an implement to perform a specific task, then finds one which exceeds his wildest expectations and, even more important, at a lower price than its competitors. Agrico perfected this hat trick with its HSD (High Speed Disc)! Eben Botha farms in the Freestate district of Harrismith. […] More

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    Pineapples thrive under Agrico’s pivots

    A project away from your home country may sometimes be a risk, but presently, Agrico is making a mark on a pineapple farm in Swaziland. The Rhodes Group, well known for their canning factories, last year embarked on pineapple production on the Norsa farm near Siphofaneni. “Agrico already had pivots on the farm for a […] More

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