Overberg Agri Christmas Message

Overberg Agri Christmas Message

Dear Overberg Agri clients As we approach the end of 2019, I would like to thank each and every one of you for your support. None of our achievements would have been possible without you. Over 100 years of operating in an industry like ours is no small accomplishment....

Machine of the month: Claas Axion 850 – in a class of its own

Machine of the month: Claas Axion 850 – in a class of its own

As one of the leading manufacturers of agricultural machinery, CLAAS is uniquely placed to understand what really matters to the farming community. Outstanding versatility, the greatest possible comfort, intelligent technology and above all value for money – these are...

Machine of the month – Macdon M155 Self-propelled windrower

Machine of the month – Macdon M155 Self-propelled windrower

How do you improve a machine that has set industry benchmarks for speed and productivity? The answer is you focus on pushing the boundaries even further; things like giving every model a horsepower boost, improving operator comfort with an all-new suspension system...

Overberg Agri irrigation designer wins prestigious SABI Award

Overberg Agri irrigation designer wins prestigious SABI Award

Tian Lourens, Irrigation Designer at Overberg Agri, was recently awarded the South African Irrigation Institute’s (SABI) prestigious National Exam Trophy. Sabi President, Willie Vosloo, proudly handed the trophy to him at the SABI National Congress 2019 banquet and...

Machine of the month – Claas Xerion 5000-4500

Machine of the month – Claas Xerion 5000-4500

The XERION creates a tractor class of its own with its unique design attributes, delivering the application capabilities of a modern standard tractor. With four large, equal-sized tyres and all-wheel drive. A 4x4 high-horsepower tractor that is not simply powerful,...

Nampo Harvest Day 2019

Nampo Harvest Day 2019

NAMPO Harvest Day is the largest privately-organised agricultural event in the southern hemisphere. Every year, around 80,000 people involved in the farming sector flock to the Free State to enjoy the 670 exhibitions. This year was no different - NAMPO 2019 was...

Monthly Wool Market Overview – Cape Wool SA

Monthly Wool Market Overview – Cape Wool SA

Various factors will play a role in 2019: The first half of the season closed with the Cape Wools Merino Indicator down (-12,8%) on the opening sale but still up (+9,7%) on the same sale the previous year… Download the full report from Cape Wool SA here.