A local company, Farmec, scooped three awards at the recent Massey Ferguson dealers conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. Farmec won the best AGCO distributor in Africa, best service/parts and best Massey Ferguson dealer in Africa for 2017.
Martin Richenhagen, President, Chairman and CEO of AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, officially opened the company new Africa headquarters in Johannesburg on 21 May 2018. According to Richenhagen, Africa plays a pivotal role in feeding the world's growing population.
Twenty mid-career professionals drawn from Sub-Saharan African countries will benefit from the two year agribusiness training program supported by AGCO Corporation, a United States-based manufacturer of farm equipment.