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    Droom volhoubaar met Agrico

    “Ons droom was om water op Groenvlei-plaas te kry, geleë 5 km vanaf die naaste waterbron,” vertel WG Treurnicht wat net buite Porterville, aan die voet van die Olifantsrivierberge, boer met wyndruiwe. Om die droom te verwesenlik het die boerdery hande gevat met Agrico Piketberg. Hulle het in 2004 die eerste tree in die besproeiingsbedryf […] More

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    ProAgri ZM 78

    We are officially at the halfway point of 2022. As another year is speeding by, I know you are wondering how you got here; how time has moved this quickly. As we get lost in the hustle and bustle of life, we tend to forget to do the things that bring us joy. With the […] More

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    Dream sustainably with Agrico

    “Our dream was to get water to Groenvlei farm, located 5 km from the nearest water source,” says WG Treurnicht, who grows wine grapes just outside Porterville, at the foot of the Olifants River Mountains. The farm joined hands with Agrico Piketberg to make this dream come true. They first set foot in the irrigation […] More

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    Agrico turns water into profit

    by Jaco Cilliers One golden key unlocks the door to success in any farming operation. Whether a farmer grows crops or keeps animals, he wants to attain the highest income at the lowest cost. This cannot be done without water. That is exactly why many farmers use irrigation systems on their farms: thirsty crops cannot […] More

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    Johan Visser joins Agrico to focus on drip and micro-irrigation

    “Just as important as the best drip or micro-irrigation design, is your relationship with the client. We need to ensure every person in Agrico is fully equipped and also people-orientated”, says Johan Visser, who recently joined Agrico to further its precision irrigation capability. A veteran of the irrigation industry, Visser started his career in 1968 […] More

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    Agrico makes every drop count

    In a desert country where water is scarce, a farmer cannot afford to waste even a drop. On the farm Hartebeesloop at Stampriet in Namibia, measuring every drop drawn from the aquifer deep below the ground surface is the order of the day. Access to this strictly controlled resource is one of the reasons Dr […] More

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    Agrico’s brand new website offers an exciting online experience

    A colourful journey through irrigation projects in Africa, an interactive experience with Agrico centre pivots and multimedia encounters with robust implements, are just a few of the features that customers can enjoy on Agrico’s brand new website. The new website, launched on November 30, 2021, is more than an online profile. Packed with photos, videos, […] More

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    LEPA irrigation with Agrico: Onion farmer finds multiple benefits

    Innovation is more important than ever before in modern agriculture. The industry as a whole is facing huge challenges, from rising input costs, and a shortage of labour, to changes in consumer preferences for transparency and sustainability. Andries Groothof, the third-generation farmer of Adaja Boerdery, near Settlers in Limpopo firmly believes that blooming where you […] More

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    Agrico’s HSD 630 harrow: Prepare perfect fields

    Soil tillage on Doornwacht will never be the same again since Agrico’s HSD 630 made its appearance on the farm. “I even tamed new soil, where the tambookie-grass stood head-high, with the harrow,” says Ertjies Kleinhans, who farms with his father, Dries, between Stofberg and Belfast on the Highveld of South Africa. “I went through […] More

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    Save water and electricity with Agrico

    Water is the one natural resource without which no farmer can produce. “Everything in agriculture today revolves around good water management,” says Riaan Botha, General Manager of Green Valley Nuts of the Karstens Group near Prieska in South Africa. They produce pecan nuts on 635 hectares and maize on 470 hectares. “The agricultural sector is […] More

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