AFGRI Ghana establishes 10 model farms to boost mechanisation

Ghanaian mechanised agricultural equipment supplier AFGRI Ghana Limited says it has established 10 model farms to teach local farmers the correct ways of using mechanised equipment to maximise on crop yields per hectare. The company, which is a leading supplier of John Deere farm equipment in Ghana, also plans to export its wide range of […]

Landbouweekliks kuier by Charles Back

Landbouweekliks besoek die bekende Fairview-landgoed naby die Paarl. Van wyn, kaas, vleis, jogurt, brood tot olyfolie – mnr. Charles Back, wat verlede jaar as Landbouskrywers SA se Boer van die Jaar aangewys is, glo in landbouprodukte van die hoogste gehalte.  

KCM plc announces partnership to implement scalable agribusiness alongside its copper mining operations in Zambia

Konkola Copper Mines plc (“KCM”), a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, has joined forces with AFGRI Agri Services, part of AFGRI Group Holdings, and ImpactAgri (Holdings) Ltd to develop agribusiness in Chililabombwe, Zambia. Speaking at the launch of the initiative, KCM CEO Steven Din said: ‘KCM is one of Zambia’s leading mining companies, but our […]

Vrystaatse bewaringsboer leer by Moeder Natuur

Bewaringslandbou maak die natuur die boer se bondgenoot, sê mnr. Izak Dreyer van Vrede in die nuutste episode van Landbouweekliks. Izak Dreyer van Vrede in die nuutste episode van Landbouweekliks. Die aanbieder Ivor Price het Dreyer besoek om uit te vind hoekom kunsmis en plaagbestryding taboe is op sy plaas en hoe Dreyer sy Bonsmarabeeste se […]

Landbouweekliks fokus op herlewingslandbou

Vandeesweek kuier Landbouweekliks by Izak Dreyer, ’n herlewingslandboupionier van Vrede in die Oos-Vrystaat. Herlewingslandbou is ’n storie van hoop, want boere kan die natuur inspan om koste op hul plase te verminder.  Izak beoefen geenbewerking en plant suksesvol somer en winter dekgewasse, wat die grond se biologiese gesondheid herstel. Van Netwerk24

Agritech Expo Zambia turns 5 this year

Agritech Expo Zambia will take place from 12 to 14 April 2018 at the GART Research Centre in Chisamba. The expo returns to Zambia for the fifth time and promises new features, more country pavilions, and more free training opportunities.The event is expected to attract more than 22 000 visitors, with more than 270 local […]