Entries by deborahchapman

AFGRI Group Holdings legal team scores hat trick of awards in international legal competition

Centurion, 3 June 2020 – AFGRI Group Holdings, an investment holding company with interests in a number of food, agriculture and financial services related companies providing products and services to ensure sustainable agriculture and food security, is proud to announce that its in-house legal department won three awards at the In-House Community Counsels of the […]

Dié familie boer vooruit met tegnologie

Die sojapionier en presisieboer mnr. Gerrit Roos pas al meer as drie dekades bewaringsbeginsels toe. Gerrit is ’n voormalige wenner van die Weegen- Wen-opbrengskompetisie. ’n Deel van sy suk- ses kan toegeskryf word daaraan dat hy elke jaar kommersiële kultivarproewe op hul plaas Leeubank naby Belfast in Mpumalanga aanplant. Gerrit weet dus watter kultivars die […]

#BullsFamily bid Libbok farewell

The Vodacom Bulls confirm that flyhalf Manie Libbok has decided to continue his career in Durban with the Cell C Sharks after five years of dedicated service to the #BullsFamily. Libbok, who can also play at fullback and has dabbled on the wing and centre, certainly made his mark at Loftus Versfeld with his never-say-die […]

Ismaiel returns to Loftus Versfeld

The Vodacom Bulls are delighted to announce the return of one of Loftus’ favourite sons as the quickfire Travis Ismaiel returns to Pretoria after a short stint with Harlequins in the English Premiership. Ismaiel needs no introduction to the #BullsFamily as he established himself as the incumbent left-wing for several seasons before his move abroad. […]

Schalk Erasmus joins #BullsFamily

The Vodacom Bulls are excited to announce that DHL Western Province hooker, Schalk Erasmus, will make the move to Pretoria as of June 2020 or as soon as travel restrictions allow. He signed a three-year contract that will see him at Loftus Versfeld until October 2023. Erasmus is no stranger to Pretoria as the 22-year-old […]

Winter is here!

Experienced forwards’ coach, Russell Winter, will join the Vodacom Bulls as one of Director of Rugby, Jake White’s, assistant coaches as the #BullsFamily continues to build an experienced and talent-laden player and management group. Winter enjoyed a long and fruitful playing career as the 44-year-old former loose forward represented the Cats and Cell C Sharks in […]

Lemang Agricultural Services collaborates on project with British American Tobacco to train and develop new era tobacco farmers

Centurion, 21 May 2020 – The Emerging Farmer Initiative was launched by British American Tobacco South Africa (“BATSA”) in 2011 to facilitate transformation within the tobacco industry in South Africa. Since inception, the initiative has been funded by BATSA. The project creates new era farmers i.e. tobacco producers within previously marginalised communities in suitable agricultural […]

Introducing Axl, the ground-breaking online platform enabling the rental of agricultural machinery in South Africa

Centurion, 20 May 2020 – AFGRI Agri Services, one of the country’s leading agricultural services companies, is again leading the charge in the sector, with the unveiling today of a new disruptive agtech platform, the first of its kind in South Africa, known simply as “Axl”. This online platform is designed to enable the convenient […]