Sowing sustainable success

Successful female agripreneur shares guiding principles for launching a sustainable farming enterprise For Cynthia Sekgobela, retirement in 2016 brought a bold new beginning. After 21 years as an accountant and tax consultant, she swapped her ledgers for her true passion in farming and started Gung’s Boerdery in Zuurbekom, a[...]

Farm tools that make life easier for her

For the average South African man, battery-powered equipment might equate to alcohol-free beer; weak and expensive! But that myth’s been busted – to the applause of women, especially those in farming. “There is so much evidence to validate the current move to battery power, particularly in agriculture, and especially[...]

By Benine Ackermann|24th February 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Husqvarna: The Basic Necessities – choosing the right equipment for your small farm

Five tips for choosing the right equipment for your small farm To run a successful farm, equipment is a basic necessity. Choosing the right tools for your small farm will help you get more done on your property; make daily tasks easier on yourself and your farmhands, whilst also[...]

By Specialist Writer|26th January 2022|Categories: Resource management|Tags: , , , |

Husqvarna: Equipment that’s up to the task

Specialist outdoor equipment specifically designed for small farmers Small scale farming plays an increasingly important role in meeting the world’s ongoing food security and to support them, technological advancements are constantly being made to deliver efficient, climate-resilient practices that add to their bottom line. Pieter Smuts, the Managing Director[...]

By Specialist Writer|19th January 2022|Categories: Articles, Mechanisation|Tags: |

Chainsaw guru celebrates 42 years

Mention the word chainsaw, and Innocent Sefolo’s heart probably beats just a smidgen faster. That’s because this particular granddad has been employed by Husqvarna in Pietermaritzburg for a mindboggling 42 years – most of which have involved working with the world-renowned brand’s chainsaws. To say he is passionate about[...]

By Specialist Writer|25th November 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |
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