AFGRI Poultry on a continual efficiency drive

Increases in the price of raw materials and inputs is a perpetual fact of life in many industries across the board and AFGRI Poultry has not been able to escape this either. Packaging increases are one thing, but a business has to be mindful of the impact on the product when this price is passed […]

AFGRI Legal Team - Robyn van Heerden and Pieter Badenhorst

Oscars of the Legal fraternity

The team won Legal Department of the Year (for the second consecutive year) and the Innovation Award at the 2014 African Legal Awards. This is the first time an in-house legal team has won the Innovation award. The team was also a finalist in the CSR category resulting in the team being the most nominated […]

AFGRI excels with collateral management solutions in Africa

AFGRI the leading agricultural solutions and industrial foods company has launched a successful entrée into collateral management across Africa. So successful has been the drive that Collateral Management International (“CMI”) (an AFGRI owned company) has more than 100 sites under collateral management and more than 400 sites to which stock monitoring and inspection services are provided across 14 […]

AFGRI leads the way in animal feed innovation

AFGRI, the leading agricultural solutions and industrial foods company, through its involvement with the Kansas State University, has developed a rumen bypass technology. The technology is installed and supports manufacturing at the Afgritech LLP (“Afgritech”) plant in Watertown, New York. It is the only product worldwide that utilizes canola in addition to soya beans to achieve high bypass protein […]

AFGRI builds 5 new bunkers, assisting farmers with storage solutions

4 June 2014, Pretoria – AFGRI Limited (“AFGRI”), South Africa’s leading agricultural services and diversified foods group, has increased storage capacity by building five new bunkers in strategic locations within South Africa. Chris Venter, CEO of AFGRI, said that, “Our silo infrastructure is well distributed in our traditional area of operation and with the additional bunker facilities […]

AFGRI CEO Chris Venter discuss how to build a sustainable agriculture business with Theo Vorster on Kyknet’s Dagbreek.