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    Less is more when you use drip irrigation technology

    Southern Africa is classified as an arid region with an annual average rainfall of 464 mm compared to the global average of 860 mm. There are some areas with significantly higher rainfall than others, but in general farmers in this region face challenges of a very dry climate. Still, people have to eat, and farmers […] More

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    Intelligent crop production: A view on the future of technology in farming and some of the technologies currently being tested

    The need for precision and automation in agricultural machinery will continue to increase in the future in order to ensure the optimum development of crops with reliable yields and good quality, whilst reducing the use of pesticides and fertilisers. This means maintaining yields, saving costs and conserving the environment. Amazone, the leaders in German innovation […] More

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    High-tech use on the farm gives more profit and crop control

    By Dawie Maree Efficiency, productivity and profit are three inseparable elements in the business environment; even more so in today’s farming practice with the particular challenges agriculture has to face and overcome. Rapid development of specialised technology applications, and a highly competitive market place with narrow profit margins, make the difference between staying afloat or […] More

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    Four tech trends impacting agriculture in 2019

    Technology continues to play a prominent role in the development of agriculture globally while helping the industry to break into new frontiers. Dawie Maree, Head of Information and Marketing for FNB Agriculture, says agricultural technology innovation is evolving at an unprecedented pace, leaving farmers with no choice but to adapt and reinvent themselves in order […] More

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    CLAAS TELEMATICS: Technology makes farm machinery work harder

    Gone are the days of laborious suffering for any farmer – young or old. The technological world of today simply makes things easier and hyper efficient. CLAAS TELEMATICS is an easy application (app) used by farmers to collect useful data. The application assists the farmer via the internet to collect all the required information regarding […] More

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    Technology drives Timac Agro

    Thousands of farmers all over the world trust Timac Agro for lucrative, sustainable plant and animal production. Timac Agro not merely delivers the product on the farm and then does a disappearing trick. “Our aim is to accompany the farmer step by step on his journey. Our technical marketers do not only build a relationship […] More

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    Boere kap misdaad deur tegnologie

    Die Agri Securitas Trustfonds het onlangs geld vir die beskerming van boere en hulle plaaswerkers, deur gespesialiseerde tegnologie, bewillig. Dié geld van die Trustfonds en boere se planne help hulle om hulself en hul plaaswerkers teen misdaad en geweld te beskerm. Tegnologies gevorderde kamerastelsels word in die Kiepersol- in Mpumalanga, Vierfontein- in die Vrystaat en […] More

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    Goscor displays best technology at NAMPO

    Quality, reliable solutions and service to the farmer are Goscor’s goals. Goscor offers farmers the benefit of only the best international mechanisation solutions, backed by expertise and the best possible service. Here are some of Goscor’s products that impressed farmers at NAMPO: Goscor cleaning equipment Goscor is the sole supplier of the reliable Italian high […] More

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    NAMPO-visier ingestel op doeltreffendheid met tegnologie

    Die NAMPO Oesdag 2018-enjin staan in die wegspringblokke en dreun in gereedheid op dié toonaangewende landbouskou wat op 15 tot 18 Mei buite Bothaville aangebied word. Met nagenoeg 740 uitstallers en ʼn verwagte bywoningsyfer wat verlede jaar se 78 648 besoekers kan oortref, word Graan SA se NAMPO Oesdag gereken as die hartklop van landbou […] More

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    Nuwe tegnologie: Hurwitz Farming maak kuilvoer nóg nuttiger

    Die droogte het weer bewys dat ‛n goeie voorraad kuilvoer vir enige boer met diere goud werd kan wees. Al hoe meer vleisbeesboere sien ook die waarde van kuilvoer in. Dit is geen wonder nie want hierdie waardevolle, tuisgemaakte voerbron se vertering en voedingswaarde is hoog en dit bevat baie ruvoer. Boonop is dit maklik […] More

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    Tegnologie, Grondgesondheid en Raadgewers

    Nasie in Gesprek het die rol van Tegnologie, Grondgesondheid en Raadgewers in Landbou onder die loep geneem tydens die tweede sessie van dag drie van die lewendige opname van die gerespekteerde landbougespreksreeks by Nampo Oesdag 2017 in Bothaville. Die sessie was aangebied deur die kenner en Redakteur van Landbou Weekblad, Chris Burgess wat met paneelgaste […] More

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    Watter tegnologie het jy beskikbaar om plase veiliger te maak?

    Die misdaad-aanslag wat ervaar word op plase strek baie wyd. Buiten die onaanvaarbare hoë getal plaasaanvalle en daarmee saam die moorde wat gereeld in die media rapporteer word, is boere onderhewig aan verskeie ander onaanvaarbare misdade wat gepleeg word. Hier kan onder andere gedink word aan veediefstal, diefstal van toerusting, gereedskap en insetmiddele, betreding, brandstigting […] More

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