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27 January 2023

The sustainability of the local tobacco industry continues to be threatened by illicit cigarette trade.  

AECI Plant Health, part of #OneAECIForABetterWorld, joined stakeholders at a tobacco day recently hosted by Limpopo Tobacco Processors in Rustenburg in support of South Africa's struggling tobacco producers.

The banning of cigarettes during the Covid-19 pandemic opened the floodgates for the illegal cigarette trade in South Africa. 

25 November 2021

On 10 November 2021, SA Olive held their annual field day in the Paarl at Cascade Manor. AECI Plant Health was one of the sponsors. The Field day consisted of formal presentations followed by pruning and machinery demonstrations in the olive orchards at Buffet Olives.

19 November 2021

AECI Plant Health sponsored the book “Hartstories van ons land se Boere” by Ivor Price and Kobus Louwrens. The English version, ‘’For The Love of the Land’’ was released some years ago.

The launch of the book took place on 17 November in Centurion. A strong contingent of AECI Plant Health personnel attended the launch, including 3 members of the executive management.

17 November 2021

In celebration of World Food Day, AECI donated ten mobile trolley libraries,
6 000 age-appropriate educational books and food gardens that will supply fresh vegetables to school nutrition programmes.

On October 29, AECI Plant Health, part of #OneAECIForABetterWorld, made its World Food Day donation to Wit Deep Primary School, in Boksburg, under the theme of Food for the Mind and Food for the Soul.

World Food Day
03 November 2021

Tafelberg, Food for Mzansi and AECI Plant Health invite you to
the launch of “Hartstories van ons land se boere.”

Theodore Jantjies from Married to Rugby Fame talks to the
authors Ivor Price and Kobus Louwrens.

Date: 17 November 2021
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Venue: InnJoy -boutiekhotel, Centurion
Admission: Free (book available for R200.00)
RSVP: info@foodformzansi.co.za

01 August 2021

With the growing dissatisfaction towards conventional pest control methods, a popular alternative is to modify insect behaviour and manipulate pest populations by means of molecular approaches. Semiochemicals are signalling, chemical molecules targeting individuals of the same species (intraspecific) or different species (interspecific).

Understanding Semiochemicals
24 March 2021

As with most crops in the agricultural industry, wheat production has many challenges which makes crop management critical. Wheat is host to various diseases and pests, but the problem most likely to give the farmer sleepless nights are viral diseases.

wheat aphid South Africa
25 February 2021

Farming worldwide is changing. Farmers are realising that their soils have to be managed in a sustainable fashion if they are to continue producing high yields and quality produce. Soil health management is a worldwide tendency that includes building more sustainable soils.

28 October 2019

Hennie Greyling (Area Manager: Europe/Middle-East/Asia) and Dr Andre Cilliers (Nulandis Marketing Manager) visited China and the Philippines from 21 September to 4 October 2019.  They attended the Biocontrol Asia 2019 Conference from 23 - 25 September 2019 in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China.  Dr Cilliers presented a paper on Alexin, one of the Nulandis key products in the area.  The presentation was well received and our partners and distributor, the company Natures.  They were certain that

24 October 2019

Grain SA presented the second NAMPO Cape from 4-6 September 2019.  The show is gaining popularity and the number of exhibitors increased substantially from the previous year.

11 March 2019

For the second year in a row Nulandis has been one of the main sponsors of the Agronomy Info Services (AIS) Farmers day just outside Delmas.  Approximately 200 farmers and 40 participants attended during the two days.  The Nulandis information station was visited by most of the attendees, and was situated between our 4 trial blocks at the Agro Centre trial farm.  Four of the Nulandis PPC’s (Product Portfolio Champions) gave presentations to the farmers, focusing on specific products and the N

12 February 2019

Welkom by Cropz, Nulandis se tegniese nuusbrief. Elke reis begin met ‘n eerste stap, en ons is trots op ons eerste uitgawe van ’n  nuusbrief, wat ons vertrou insiggewend sal wees. Ons doel is om inligting te verskaf oor gewasse en nuwe produkte wat relevant is tot Nulandis as maatskappy en wat in die veld daarbuite van hulp kan wees.

12 February 2019

Welcome to Cropz, the Nulandis Technical Newsletter. Every journey begins with the first step, and we are proud to present our first edition of what we trust will become an informative term newsletter. Our aim is to provide a report on crops, products and interesting information relevant to the business of Nulandis which will assist you in the field. 

20 February 2018

Nulandis was proud to play a significant role at SARA (Salon Internationales de L’ Agricultures et des Ressources Animales)  2017, an eight-day expo that showcases direct investment opportunities in the agriculture, animal, fisheries and forestry resource sectors in Côte d'Ivoire.

Present at the exhibition were the three Ministers of Agriculture, Front Row 2nd from Left Mr Coulibally (Côte d’Ivoire),3rd from Left Mr Zokwane (South Africa) and 4th from Left Mr Akoto (Ghana)
22 November 2017

The devastating plight of farmers in the drought-stricken Northern and Western Cape has become an all too familiar feature in the news. While the only sustainable solution is rain, and plenty of it, key chemical suppliers to the agricultural sector have banded together to bring some much-needed, practical relief to the region.

28 August 2017

The latest Geoprobe technology is now available from Nulandis, enabling the company to provide soil maps of different soils on farms. This is in line with the Nu-Way approach to Nulandis’ business.

The Geoprobe is a piece of equipment that allows Nulandis to take an undisturbed soil profile. Mounted on the back of a vehicle that drives through a field, it uses GPS technology

15 July 2017

A new seven-dome multi-span tunnel, covering 2 100m2, will increase Biocult's production capabilities to supply growing demand in South Africa and worldwide.

06 June 2017

A R50 million capital expenditure project at Nulandis in Modderfontein included the installation of five 166m3 bulk stainless steel tanks for the storage of calcium nitrate and magnesium nitrate, as well as a modern tanker loading facility and a more efficient filter press. In the yard area, the existing infrastructure has been refurbished, while redundant tanks have been removed.

The new premises for the expansion of bulk tanks.
02 September 2016

Actellic gold dust is an insecticide for use against grain storage pests, grain weevil, red flour beetle and lesser grain borer in maize and other grain products. These include beans, groundnuts, rice, soya beans and pigeon peas. It preserves grain for a period of at least nine months.