Agricol se eksklusiewe Plantain-Kultivar!

deur Cornel Cronjé. Plantain, ook bekend as Plantago lanceolate, is ʼn meerjarige kruigewas wat aangepas is vir ʼn wye verskeidenheid grondtipes en klimaatstoestande. Hierdie kruigewas het ʼn digte en diep wortelsisteem en produseer weiding wat geskik is om aan skape en...

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Utilise soil moisture efficiently with Japanese radish

Producing sufficient feed for livestock is no mean feat. Crops that have the ability to utilise soil moisture efficiently, are a valuable weapon against drought conditions. When high volumes of good quality feed is lost due to inefficient utilisation of soil moisture,...

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Algemene faktore wat kultivarkeuse vir 2018 kan beïnvloed

JAN BOTES, gewasbestuurder: Kanola, Agricol Kultivarbeplanning vorm ‘n integrale deel van die resep vir suksesvolle kanolaproduksie. Die besluitnemingsproses word dikwels gebaseer op slegs ‘n paar faktore soos opbrengsdata, saadkoste en onkruidbeheerstrategie. Daar...

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FEED FACTS – Successful mixtures for summer pastures

Smutsfinger grass (Digitaria eriantha) is a well-known perennial summer grass species that is valuable in any grazing system. There are several successful Smutsfinger plantings in the summer rainfall region that can testify to its success. Smutsfinger grows well in...

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DLF and Zaad set up new joint venture in South Africa

Roskilde, Denmark & Cape Town, South Africa   –   June 19, 2017 DLF and Zaad set up new joint venture in South Africa. DLF Seeds A/S (“DLF Seeds”) and Zaad Holdings Limited (“Zaad”), announced today that they have formed an alliance and agreed to...

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Agricol Sojaboon Boeredag te Standerton

Op 1 Maart 2017 het die Sojaboon-span hul Jaarlikse Standerton Sojaboon Boeredag gehou, en dit was hierdie jaar nog groter en beter as vorige jare. Bethal Vuurwapens, Standerton Toyota en Agchem het almal deel gehad deur vir ons ‘n tafel te kom uitstal en hul produkte...

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Nampo 2017

Die “Agricol standplaas 269” het hierdie jaar vele besoekers gelok en baie belangstelling geprikkel onder die boere. Van die gewasse is al so vroeg as middel Desember aangeplant en dit is maar ‘n redelike taak om die aanplantings te beskerm teen die aanslae van die...

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Agricol Swellendam open sy deure

Agricol Swellendam -tak het reeds amptelik 1 Desember geopen. Die voorrade het egter eers op 13 Desember 2016 ge-arriveer. Jan Botes is die Verkope Bestuurder en Gordon Bedwell  sal vanaf Januarie 2017 vir die tak se logistiek en stoorvoorraad verantwoordelik wees,...

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Unveiling the Secrets of Sorghum

Visit www.sorghumafrica.com   RESEARCH AND CONSUMER INTEREST IN HEALTH FOODS BRINGS NEW MARKET POTENTIAL TO AN OLD WORLD CEREAL GRAIN. Sorghum is a high-yielding, nutrient-use efficient, and drought tolerant crop that can be cultivated on over 80 per cent of the...

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